Steve's mission is to rescue an Arab prince who's going to be killed by someone who wants to be King. So Steve joins a fighter jet group called the Thunderbirds that perform aerial maneuvers. But when Steve suffers dizziness when he reaches certain altitudes, Rudy says they can treat it but it'll take time. And they need to rescue the prince so Steve tries to stay at low altitudes.
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Originally broadcast as one special two-hour episode. Later syndicated as two parts. See more
The USAF Thunderbirds never performed overseas while flying the T-38, thus making it impossible to perform an airshow in the Middle East. The T-38 lacks air-to-air refueling capability and the unrefueled range to make the hop over the Atlantic or Pacific. After switching to the F-16 Falcon, the Thunderbirds again took their show to the world. See more