Airline (1982)

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  • Premiered: Jan 1982
  • Episodes: 9
  • Followers: 0
  • Ended
  • ITV
  • Sunday at 21
  • Drama

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Season 1
1x1
Look After Number One
Episode overview
Air date
Jan 03, 1982
Flight Sergeant Jack Ruskin spends the final days of his wartime flying career ferrying demobilized servicemen home from India. He has a momentous encounter with Squadron Leader Dickie .. show full overview
1x2
Brave New World
Episode overview
Air date
Jan 10, 1982
When the hero's welcome he expected never arrives, Jack Ruskin starts his battle for survival in post-war civilian life. Then a chance meeting with Ernie Cade puts him onto a war-surplus Dakota for sale.
1x3
Conscience
Episode overview
Air date
Jan 17, 1982
Ruskin Air Services are off to a flying start, until a business deal falls through and almost costs his crew their lives.
1x4
Touch and Go
Episode overview
Air date
Jan 24, 1982
Ruskin Air Services is grounded, locked in the icy grip of winter and lacking fuel as well. Enter Ernie Cade with a risky proposition that the men find hard to refuse
1x5
Fool's Errands
Episode overview
Air date
Jan 31, 1982
It's the middle of winter and Ruskin is broke. His plane has become so badly damaged that he needs a new one, and Cade is putting the screws on. But Ruskin sees a way to use the needs of Cade's rich clients to turn the situation to his advantage
1x6
Captain Clarke Plus One
Episode overview
Air date
Feb 07, 1982
With the forces of bureaucracy massing against him in England, Jack finds himself in Malta with no fuel and no co-operation.
1x7
Not Much of a Life
Episode overview
Air date
Feb 14, 1982
Although stripped of his pilot's license and with no airline to run, Jack embarks undaunted on a new money-making proposition.
1x8
Officers and Gentlemen
Episode overview
Air date
Feb 21, 1982
It's the Spring of 1948 and dark clouds are gathering over Jennie and Jack's wedding plans. Ruskin Air is in deep trouble, and his decisions will affect the lives of everyone around him.
1x9 Show finale
Too Many Promises
Episode overview
Air date
Feb 28, 1982
By participating in the Berlin Airlift, Ruskin could dig himself well out of his financial hole, but he has nothing to operate. He has lost his license, one of his planes and most of his crew.

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