In a rail yard in Los Angeles a security guard dies after trespassers place him in the path of a moving train; Hetty expresses concern about an involvement with terrorism; G and Sam check out the site, but a public-relations guy tries to impede their work; Eric and Nell find the names of two suspects, including a recently fired brakeman; Kensi and Deeks meet a PI, find railway stuff and bomb components, then go undercover as investigators for the Federal Railroad Agency and create a diversion; G and Sam visit a motel and trip a bomb; Eric and Nell learn about a hijacked train, and they recognize the man aboard the locomotive; Kensi and Deeks grab one suspect, who, with persuasion, eventually provides a helpful fact; Sam finds a bomb on the track ahead of the speeding train; the team finally solve the puzzle, then they deal with the problem of stopping the train; Sam prevents a huge disaster; afterward Kensi and Deeks nab the man behind the plan.
Did You Know?
The railway locations, the trackage, and the rolling stock in this episode are properties of the Fillmore and Western Railway, a heritage or historical railway, based in Fillmore, California, in Ventura County, which runs between Ventura and Piru, near Santa Clarita. The locomotive used in this story, 3502, is a GP35, a product of the Electro-Motive Division (EMD) of the General Motors (GM) Corporation. See more
When discussing astrology Deeks claims to be Capricorn and Kensi calls him a goat. Deeks corrects her and call himself a ram. However, Kensi is correct and Deeks is wrong. Capricorn is the goat, Aries is the ram. See more
References Rain Man