Scott Summers and his younger brother Alex Summers , members of Marvel Comics ' X-Men , are orphaned as children after parachuting out of their father's Mosquito when it is set ablaze by an alien attack. In the film, Christopher Ridgefield Denholm Elliott is killed in a crash while nervously trying to fly his first solo in a Tiger Moth in order to meet the approval of his stern father Sir John Ralph Richardson. A Tiger Moth appears in the opening scene of the film The English Patient , flying over the Sahara Desert, carrying a man and a woman.
The aircraft is shot down in flames, leaving the pilot with horrific burns. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Michael Ondaatje. The fact that the DH.
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It originally aired 22 September He is forced at gunpoint by his co-pilot—a Communist agent—to crash-land the DC-3 at a remote abandoned mine in the Andes so that Communists planning a coup can capture and kill a politician travelling as a passenger. A DC-3 starred in the British television series Airline.
The aircraft used to depict the DC-3 of the fictional Ruskin Air Services was also used in the s television series Tenko and the series Band of Brothers. In the two-part episode of the television series Magnum, P. Several scenes are filmed both inside and outside of this aircraft. In the comedy film Major League , the hard-luck Cleveland Indians baseball team is "upgraded" to a DC-3 for their transportation to away games.
Howard Hughes pilots the DC-3 in a risky manner while two other passengers are aboard, shutting off the engines in-air and performing a "proper glide". Gann novel The High and the Mighty. There were no survivors of the nine "souls on board" and the wreckage was never found. In the action film Die Hard 2 , a Douglas DC-8 is given false landing instructions by terrorists and crash lands in a blizzard, resulting in fatalities to all on board.
Industrial Light and Magic used a foot long model to shoot the effects of the crash and explosion. Filming was done at a remote airstrip in the Mojave Desert of California. The children's book Thunder and Lightnings by Jan Mark is about the relationship of two boys — otherwise outsiders — who share an interest in aeroplanes, in particular the English Electric Lightnings flown by the local squadron. The author was awarded the Carnegie Medal in the book. Its other appearances throughout the rest of the film were special effects models.
The unit used for filming in the movie was the same as in the real events. Protagonist Lt. Michener novel The Bridges at Toko-Ri. In the subsequent film adaptation , his aircraft was changed to a Grumman F9F Panther. Aerial flying by Frank Clarke and Paul Mantz. US Marine aviator Lt. The aircraft were provided by the Israeli Air Force for the production. Grumman F4F Wildcats were shown in the critical aerial battle scenes in the film Midway. The series was later renamed Black Sheep Squadron. The sole Grumman XF5F-1 Skyrocket , which never entered production or squadron service, was incorporated as the primary mount for Blackhawk and the Blackhawk Squadron in wartime editions of the anthology series Military Comics published by Quality Comics , the first issue of which was published in August The long-running title was later acquired by DC Comics , with the squadron upgrading to more modern types.
The production was filmed at a small airstrip at Camp Pendleton , California. De Groot said, "They put some sand all over the strip, and some palm trees, and built a little pagoda there, simulating Guadalcanal The carrier's fighter squadron- VF takes part in the Pacific War and it centres on the experiences of two of its members- ensign Fred Trusteau and the squadron-commander, Lt Jack Hardigan.
In Alas, Babylon , the post-apocalyptic novel by Pat Frank , a heat-seeking missile launched by a Grumman F11F Tiger that accidentally strikes the port area of Latakia , Syria, sets off secondary explosions and gives the Soviet Union the casus belli for preemptive nuclear strikes against the US. The McDonnell Douglas F Eagle is one of the most recognized modern fighters; this has led to, or perhaps even been aided by, its common use in children's toys. Leader-1 of the Gobots turns into an F Although a completely unrelated design to the others, the Aerialbot Air Raid also disguises himself as an F The F is featured in the film Air Force One.
The ads were withdrawn when it came to the attention of New Line Cinema that the F, which first flew in , was out of place for a film set in This was problematic for New Line, who had termed the film a "by-the-numbers recreation" and "close to perfect. Elzer said the advertisement was created by an outside agency.
The film's protagonist, Shunichi Maki, is a prestigious pilot of the F, and encounters the enigmatic Ultraman 'The Next' while flying the aircraft. The Falcon was one of the stars of the film Iron Eagle. The US Air Force refused to assist with production of the film because it found the plot about a teenager flying an F into a foreign country to be "a little off the wall". The action-adventure romantic comedy film The Jewel of the Nile featured a brutal dictator's personal F as the key element in the protagonists played by Kathleen Turner and Michael Douglas escaping from a fortified town.
The aircraft was also featured in the HBO production Afterburn. A dramatization of true events, the F was the subject of a protracted legal battle over the safety of the design. The jet drops a laser-guided bomb on a car at a drug lord's villa, being laser designated by a special forces team. The plot centers around a Super Hornet being shot down over Bosnia. The bigger plot of the novel involves the Saudi pilots joining a pan-Arab attack against Israel. While not wanting to directly come to the aid of the Russians, the US lends a squadron of F Raptors to the Russian Air Force and hires American pilots to fly as sworn-in members of the Russian military.
The film crew was allowed to film actual Raptors in flight, unlike previous computer-generated appearances, because of the military's support of director Michael Bay. Toys released for Starscream were replica F Raptor models. These models were reused for other characters in the line, like Thundercracker , Skywarp and Ramjet , that also turned into F Raptors.
Although the live-action film Transformers made Starscream the best-known Transformer that turns into an F, there were other F Transformers before it. The plane is the subject of a flight-simulation video game, F Interceptor , which was released by Electronic Arts and Ingram Entertainment for the Sega Mega Drive console in This visualization was a combination of an actual cockpit and CGI for the aircraft in flight. The film used a combination of a full-scale model and CGI effects. The Transformers character of the Autobot Breakaway and its redeco the Decepticon Thrust from the Revenge of the Fallen toy both disguise themselves as Fs.
Breakaway appears as a playable character in the Revenge of the Fallen video game. Fs are depicted in the film The Avengers. The film was originally intended to include real Fs, but the United States Department of Defense objected to the depiction of Fs and Fs as under the control of S. Air Defense Command headquarters notified its pilots in January that the mock MiGs would be operating over portions of the southwestern US. Desmond Bagley 's novel High Citadel features F Sabres, which make up the frontline equipment of the air force of the fictional South American country in which the book is set.
There are four squadrons of Sabres; two are loyal to the current corrupt government; one is secretly loyal to a reformist politician who is returning from exile to take over the country; and the fourth is secretly loyal to Communist forces who are attempting to kill the politician. The latter part of the novel features a dogfight between a Sabre flown by one of the main characters—a CIA agent and former Sabre pilot who fought in the Korean War—and aircraft of the Communist squadron.
FF Sabres of the JASDF regularly feature in the Showa era of kaiju films produced by Toho , with the aircraft appearing most prominently during a sequence in Godzilla where two Sabres attack the titular monster after he leaves the devastated city of Tokyo. In the dystopian film The Last Chase , retired pilot J. Williams played by Burgess Meredith and his F Sabre play the antagonist in attempting to track down and destroy the protagonist Franklyn Hart played by Lee Majors. After becoming sympathetic to Hart's cause, Williams sacrifices himself in a kamikaze-style attack against a laser installation to protect Hart.
During the Cuban Missile Crisis , a Sabre pilot is forced to eject over a residential area in the US and the aircraft just happens to crash onto the house of an eccentric father who is sheltering with his family in a large underground bomb shelter he has constructed. Believing the crash to be the impact of a nuclear bomb, the family remain underground for 35 years.
There is a short scenario in the animated action adventure, The Iron Giant , in which the US military sends out three F Sabres in attempt to "rescue" Hogarth by shooting down the giant who was holding Hogarth in his hands. The Sabres begin their chase when the giant runs away from the town, but then encounters by a school bus, causing him to trip and fall of a cliff, with the Sabre pilots assuming that he had fallen to his death.
But then soon afterwards, he ascends into the air due to rockets implanted in his feet. The Sabres then pursue the giant and have trouble following him, until finally shooting him down with an unguided missile. The aircraft used for filming was a standard German Luftwaffe FG, flying with its wingtip fuel tanks removed; it otherwise lacked any of the NFA's modifications, most visibly the rocket engine pod at the base of the vertical stabilizer.
The film later appeared on the Comedy Central series Mystery Science Theater as the subject of episode Footage of an F featured in the opening scenes of the science-fiction motion picture The Bamboo Saucer , playing the role of an experimental jet called the 'X' whose pilot Fred Norwood John Ericson encounters a UFO while carrying out a test-flight. An F made regular appearances on the s television sitcom I Dream of Jeannie. The German film Starfighter — Sie wollten den Himmel erobern "they wanted to conquer heaven" tells the story of the investigation about its accidents in West Germany.
The F Nighthawk was the subject of the Hollywood film Interceptor ;  the plot centres on an attempt to steal two Fs from the cargo hold of a Lockheed C-5 Galaxy. Filming took a day at Elstree Aerodrome , Herts. When the story was filmed in as Alive , directed by Frank Marshall , a similar FH marked as the doomed aircraft was used for some shots, while Industrial Light and Magic depicted the crash using an eight-foot breakaway model, designed to shear at mid-fuselage.
The nose and tail were heavily reinforced while a non-reinforced midsection was built up of plastic, foil, wires and metals so that when it broke it would have the layered metal look of a real airframe breaking up. A cable system was rigged to fly the model, which was on an aligned track, into the miniature mountain, hitting the "sweet spot" on the fuselage, a weakened area barely three inches long.
Two Fairey Swordfish starred in the film Sink the Bismarck! A Fokker E. A scarlet-painted Fokker Dr. A pair of Dr. Is are featured in the film epic The Blue Max , directed by John Guillermin and based on the novel of the same name by Jack D. I under the bridge, through either the wide or narrow spans, a total of 32 times. Fokker Dr. A Fokker D. Folland Gnats portray the fictional carrier-based fighters in the comedy film Hot Shots! John Wayne was depicted piloting a Ford Trimotor in several episodes of the serial film Hurricane Express.
A real and a model Trimotor were used for the sequence. Of the that were constructed, 32 were involved in major hull-loss accidents, resulting in 76 fatalities including GAF test pilot Stuart Pearce father of actor Guy Pearce. Kermit Weeks , founder of Fantasy of Flight , used a Gee Bee Model Z as his main character "Zee" in a series of children's books set around the interwar period. The novel is set during the Axis invasion of Greece in —41 and the central character is a British pilot named John Quayle who flies Gladiators with No. A Gloster Meteor T.
A Gotha G. To depict the bomber, the producers used both computer-generated imagery  and a replica of the forward fuselage of a Gotha, now displayed in a museum at RAF Manston. A Grumman G Goose , painted red, white and black, named "Cutter's Goose", was the main transport of protagonist Jake Cutter played by Stephen Collins in the early —83 adventure television series, Tales of the Gold Monkey , and used to transport Cutter and his allies among various south Pacific islands in the late s setting of the show.
The film The Expendables also features an Albatross as the protagonists' private airplane. Stunt flying was done by Frank Tallman. The movie culminates when the squadron fights at the Battle of Midway. In the scene, a group of officials arrive at an isolated cantina in Mexico's Sonora Desert where the five Avengers of 'Flight' have mysteriously appeared overnight.
Flight 19 was the infamous training flight of five TBMs that vanished without trace after taking off from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on 5 December This design was later used for the Decepticon Jetblade. In the show Simon Templar has to retrieve a prototype aircraft called the Osprey that was stolen by its test pilot and flown to a middle eastern country.
The Osprey is portrayed by a Hawker Siddeley P. The primitive tribesmen use a flight simulator to train themselves to fly and later use the Harriers to attack and destroy the aliens' city. The series ran for 10 episodes. The British film The Iron Maiden features a Handley Page Victor bomber as a fictional supersonic passenger-carrying airliner designed by the protagonist.
At the end of the film, this fictional airliner is named after the eponymous traction engine. Along with the Supermarine Spitfire ,  the Hawker Hurricane is very strongly linked to the Battle of Britain in summer , where the Royal Air Force fought the German Luftwaffe over the skies of Britain for air superiority. One Hurricane which featured in a static role in the film was the Mk. The Hawker Hurricane was featured in the film Battle of Britain.
Three airworthy Hurricanes were located and used for the filming.
The storyline featured Redburn, having been discharged from the RAF and joining the Merchant Navy , commandeers a CAM ship 's Hurricane during an attack on a convoy after the official pilot is killed , and ends up stranded in Soviet Russia at the height of the war against the Germans in which he fights alongside Russian pilots.
The Hawker Hurricane Mk. The Heinkel He has a prominent role in the movie Battle of Britain. The helicopter is used to render assistance to flood-stranded refugees and to rescue a young boy stranded on a rooftop. Footage of the crash was used in the film. The helicopter pilot and actors on board escaped without serious injury, but the helicopter was destroyed. John-Boy Walton, in the episode of The Waltons entitled "The Inferno", accompanies a news reporter to interview German immigrants after the landing of the Hindenburg.
In the film Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade , Indiana Jones travels on a Zeppelin and escapes in an aircraft mounted by trapeze to the Zeppelin's underside. This involved the attachment of a large Mustang-esque fibreglass air intake to the underside of the fuselage. The heroes travel back in time in their space Vipers to Earth during the Second World War and encounter the Luftwaffe. A former training airframe that did not appear in the Battle of Britain but which was restored to Bf G standard in the early s, and operated by the Old Flying Machine Company, appeared in the telemovie Over Here starring Martin Clunes.
A Buchon features in the film Dunkirk directed by Christopher Nolan. A pair of Hughes helicopters appear in the film Capricorn One , near the climatic ending where they get entangled with a crop duster biplane. In the s television series Magnum, P. Also known as the Hercules HK-1 and "The Spruce Goose" , this gigantic flying boat has made a number of appearances in fiction.
In the biopic Tucker: The Man and His Dream , a pivotal meeting between automaker Preston Tucker and Howard Hughes takes place in front of the Hercules, within its hangar, where Hughes briefly tells Tucker that whether the Hercules flies is not the point, as well as how to circumvent the "establishment" and Senator Ferguson. In the adventure film The Rocketeer , hero Cliff Secord uses a large-scale model of the Hughes H-4 Hercules to escape some eager federal agents and Howard Hughes himself.
After Secord glides the model to safety, Hughes expresses relief that the craft would actually fly. A flying large-scale model was used for the film, and it is now displayed next to the original aircraft at the Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, Oregon. In , the Hercules was used for the show Total Drama World Tour as the main place for the contestants to live in for the show. In the video game L. Noire the player is able to enter the aircraft. Additionally, exterior and interior views of the H-4 Hercules aircraft are featured in the opening introduction of the DLC mission, "Nicholson Electroplating".
Part of the con involves convincing the mark that Hughes secretly gave the aircraft stealth capabilities. The same aircraft rescues the main characters at the conclusion of the film. Gann in which an abandoned example is resurrected and flown on two engines by a team of pilots.
One aircraft was painted in a Luftwaffe scheme, the other in an all-silver finish.
A replica Junkers W 33 featured in the Australian TV mini-series Flight into Hell , a dramatisation of the Kimberley rescue of German aviators Hans Bertram and Adolph Klausmann who, during an attempt to circumnavigate the world, crash-landed in a remote region of North-West Australia. The aircraft include Bureau Numbers , , and The helicopters transport inmates to a prison island, and patrol the shoreline for would be escapees.
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A Stinson L-5A Sentinel was featured in the Mike Nichols film Catch as the aircraft that a pilot commits suicide in after accidentally killing another squadron member with his propeller. The one-of-a-kind Lamson L Alcor pressurized high-altitude research sailplane played a key role in the book Sierra Sierra , by John Joss. When he travels to Seattle , Washington, to explain O'Halloran's death to his family he discovers that O'Halloran's father and sister are engaged in building a research glider, the Alcor, in which O'Halloran was to have set world records for altitude and distance, when he returned from Vietnam.
Instead Lewis takes O'Halloran's place in the project, while trying to put his own life back together after the war, flying the Alcor in the mountain wave of the Sierra Nevada. A fleet of grounded Connies was rendered in CGI. In Jimmie H. The EP-3 crew then make an emergency landing at Fuzhou air base in China.
The crew and aircraft are detained as in the real incident. A US delegation led by Admiral Thomas Boone flies to the base and secures the release of the crew, but the aircraft remains in Chinese custody. Against orders a Navy Lieutenant flies into Chinese airspace and destroys the EP-3 before the Chinese have a chance to study it in detail.
This leads to him being court-martialed. A Lockheed Model 12 Electra Junior appeared as the French airliner in the climactic final scene from the film Casablanca. A "cut-out" stood in for a real aircraft in many shots. The film was based on the book by William Breuer. An actual Hudson appeared in the series along with a number of others recreated with CGI. Although the real aircraft had "Auric Enterprises" on the nose, the model used in some shots did not.
Several Lockheed L TriStars were depicted in the action film Die Hard 2 , with two large models constructed by Industrial Light and Magic "flown" on wires for the cameras through "storm clouds" made of non-toxic vaporized mineral oil. Filming was done at a remote airstrip in the Mojave Desert in California. Whipped by the Santa Ana winds coming through the Tehachapi Pass into the valley, the smoke effect contributed convincing heavy weather to the shots.
Although a Boeing is mentioned as aircraft for the ill-fated Oceanic Airlines Flight central to the ABC television series Lost , the fuselage used to represent the wreckage on the beach was a Lockheed L formerly operated by Delta Airlines. In one of the early scenes of the film, the hero scientist Cal played by Rex Reason is about to land his T at the desert airfield near his government-owned laboratory when the aircraft becomes ensnared by some unknown alien force.
The film achieved renewed fame when it was spoofed in the comedy Mystery Science Theater The Movie. The Lockheed U-2 made an important appearance in the Beacon Pictures docudrama Thirteen Days as the aircraft that initially detected Soviet missiles being deployed in Cuba in October , and was later shot down, killing pilot Maj. Rudolf Anderson, Jr. In Michael Crichton's Airframe , one of the characters uses the American Airlines Flight crash involving a DC to describe how a highly publicized accident can destroy a good airplane's reputation because "a media industry that has grown hostile and shallow with the ascendancy of television always jumps to the wrong conclusion.
Two Messerschmitt Bf Taifuns depicted Messerschmitt Bf fighters in the film The Longest Day ,  and the type substituted for unavailable Luftwaffe fighters again in the film Squadron. The Buchons were altered to look more like correct Bf Es, adding mock machine guns and cannon, redundant tailplane struts, and removing the rounded wingtips.
A computer-generated Bf also appears in the war film Hart's War which starred Colin Farrell and Bruce Willis and was based on the novel of the same name by John Katzenbach. In the film, a Bf engages in a dogfight with a P above the POW camp where the film is set and the former is shot down, crashing into one of the camp's guard-posts. The album also contains a song, "Me ", written from the point of view of a Luftwaffe pilot on a bomber interception mission in April A number of squadrons are used to maul a heavy bomber raid in concert with other, propeller-driven, fighters, but worker sabotage of the engines affects their operational performance.
Seeing the hopelessness of the war, he and his men later destroy the remaining s in their control before surrendering to a US Army unit. The MiG is the alternate form of the figure Dreadwing as well as its redecos Overcast and Fearswoop from the and Transformers film toy lines. The aircraft also appeared in the film Blood Diamond , directed by Edward Zwick ; it was used by the protagonist to reach a refugee camp. The aircraft is used to retrieve a Russian prisoner in exchange for the US President , who is being held captive.
The helicopter is used extensively in the film The 9th Company , which fictionally depicts the Battle for Hill where Soviet Army paratroopers defend their post against Mujahideen fighters. It was especially employed to eliminate the Mujahideen's last wave of attack in the film's climactic battle. In the film Blood Diamond , a Mi is employed to attack a rebel village. The film is a semi-fictionalised lyrical portrayal of the famous Japanese aircraft designer Jiro Horikoshi and depicts him designing the A5M in the s.
The Morane-Saulnier MS. V , a parasol design, three of six of which crashed within a week of being delivered to Jasta 6 in August Grounded for investigation, the problem was traced to shoddy workmanship at the Mecklenburg factory where defective wood spars, water damage to glued parts, and pins carelessly splintering the members instead of securing them were discovered. Upon return to service two months later, the design was renamed the Fokker D.
VIII in an effort to avoid the type's reputation as a killer. The Nieuport 17 was one of the main aircraft featured in the film Flyboys. Norton Air Force Base , California, was the filming site. The episode first aired on 5 February The Noorduyn Norseman is featured in scenes in the Warner Bros. Not designed to land with fuel on board, the X landed with a heavy load of propellants and broke its back, grounding it for three months. Footage of this accident was later incorporated in The Outer Limits episode " The Premonition ", first aired 9 January In the first episode the main character Steve Austin crashes the aircraft during a test flight and is severely injured.
The footage used was from a real M2-F2 accident that took place on 10 May in the California desert. The opening titles also used footage of the later Northrop HL aircraft. Paramount Pictures ' film, The War of the Worlds incorporates color footage of a Northrop YB test flight, originally used in one of Paramount's Popular Science theatrical shorts. It was beauty killed the beast. Schoedsack plays his gunner, in uncredited roles. Chappy Sinclair Louis Gossett Jr. A New York Times critic called the Ps "the true stars" of the film. These can be identified by the fairings hiding the cylinder heads of the automotive V-8 engines installed in them, and the lack of elevators on the horizontal stabilizer.
In this film Reagan mistakes a friend's P for a Japanese Zero and tries to shoot it down. In the end, Reagan gets a chance to shoot down a real Zero. In the Twentieth Century Fox film Tora! Opening credits run over footage from 's Flying Tigers , and a sharkmouthed Warhawk is prominent in opening scenes. In the George Lucas film about the d Fighter Group , Red Tails , the story opens with the Tuskegee Airmen forced to fly obsolescent P Warhawks and given missions far from the hot war zones.
She took a round comin' cross the channel last trip. Ballard novel of the same name , featured models and restored Mustangs in an attack against a Japanese internment camp. This was the most complex and elaborately staged sequence of the film, requiring over 10 days of filming and 60 hours of aerial footage of Mustangs.
Film historians and reviewers regard the scene as a significant cinematic achievement: "Spielberg's most emotionally reverberant moment, and one of the rare movie scenes that can truly be called epiphanies. Two PDs appear briefly at the end of Steven Spielberg 's film Saving Private Ryan as "tank-busters" although P Thunderbolts would have been the more likely type in this role. The Transformers character Darkwing disguises itself as a Panavia Tornado. Strike Force did not enter series production. A PBY-5A Catalina appeared in the opening sequence of the Steven Spielberg film Always as a firebomber picking up a water load and bearing down on two startled fishermen.
The most prominent of the real aircraft in Nevil Shute 's novel Round the Bend is a war-surplus Percival Proctor , which is used by the protagonist Constantine Shak Lin also known as Connie Shaklin to tour Asia to spread his teachings. At the end of the book the Proctor is the basis of a shrine to Shaklin and his new creed, laid up in a hangar in a state of uncompleted maintenance for pilgrims to view. In , three Proctors were remodelled with inverted gull wings and other cosmetic alterations to represent Junkers Ju 87s in the film Battle of Britain but, in the event, radio-controlled models were used instead.
A pair of flying replica Pfalz D. A Pfalz D. The character Pussy Galore in the James Bond film Goldfinger is the leader of "Pussy Galore's Flying Circus", a group of women who fly Piper Cherokees , trained acrobats turned cat burglars, in the novel of the same name by Ian Fleming. In the film the arch-villain uses the Cherokees in his plan to deprive the US government of the gold in Fort Knox.
In the screwball comedy It Happened One Night , the foppish bridegroom King Westley arrives at his own wedding "piloting" a Pitcairn Aircraft Company autogyro although the real pilot can be seen crouching in the cockpit after Westley deplanes. Bond lands the plane at the island, but it is later destroyed by Scaramanga's solar-powered laser gun. The RF-8 is a reconnaissance version of the Vought F-8 Crusader carrier-based air superiority aircraft. A replica Royal Aircraft Factory B. His son Matthew recently rebuilt the aircraft after it was badly damaged in an accidental crash in the US and it flew again at Sywell aerodrome, UK, in Louis fashioned from a Ryan B-1 Brougham.
Louis , starring Jimmy Stewart as Charles Lindbergh. In the Anime series Girly Air Force , Gripen is one of the main fighter aircraft featured in the series along with Kei Narutani, the main protagonist of the series. This footage was used in the film Earth vs. Many details about the aircraft looks, performance and procedures are given throughout the book, and as almost the entirety of the book is set inside Sunderlands, the warplane practically becomes a character. Other aircraft, both from Allied and German origin, are also featured and metioned.
The novel takes its title from a nickname reputedly given to the Sunderland by German pilots thanks to its defensive armament of as many as 16 machine guns. At the end of the successful rescue mission for Apollo 13 , two SH-3 Sea Kings, historically painted as Helos 66 and , retrieve the astronauts from their spacecraft after splashdown in the Ron Howard film. Michener novella of the same title, opens and closes with scenes of a US Navy Sikorsky HO3S-1 of utility helicopter squadron HU-1 operating from an Essex -class aircraft carrier in pilot rescue and recovery during the Korean War.
In the science fiction film Them! Aerial scenes were filmed over the Scottish islands of Staffa and Mull. Joseph C. McConnell, Jr. The book, Retreat Hell , by W. Griffin , takes place in Korea during the Korean War. It centers on the use of a Sikorsky HA helicopter during the fall of Much of the action is driven forward by the abilities of the helicopter. This S is still in service as a heavy lift helicopter. A HHB Sea Stallion appears in the film Airport , where a pilot is lowered on a tether from the helicopter to a damaged Boeing in flight. The HHC variant was used in the combined combat search and rescue and VIP delivery sequences in the Malpaso Productions spy and action film Firefox ,  produced, directed by, and starring Clint Eastwood , based on the novel of the same name by Craig Thomas.
Production designer Jeff Mann stated "the Pave Low looks butch In the film Independence Day a Sikorsky S Skycrane is fitted with an array of flashing lights to communicate with an alien spaceship. A Skycrane also appears in the film Swordfish , near the climactic ending in which it has a bus full of hostages slung loaded underneath, and is flying through downtown Los Angeles.
At the time of the aircraft's demise it had flown , miles. Although the studio had promised to repaint the flying boat after the production, this did not happen, and the airline had to restore the civilian livery itself. The novel Winged Victory by Victor M. Yeates features the Sopwith Camel in action during the Great War. The replica, built in , was purchased from a private museum in Alabama.
Space Shuttle orbiters feature in the James Bond film Moonraker. Hugo Drax , the villain in the film uses the shuttles to help build and supply a giant space station which he has constructed. Shuttles are also used by US Marine forces who help Bond to eventually destroy the station and foil Drax's plans. In Payne Harrison 's novel Storming Intrepid , the shuttle Intrepid — one of four new shuttles built by the US government — is hijacked by its mission commander, who is a Russian agent.
In the film Space Cowboys , four retired astronauts launch into space aboard the shuttle Daedalus to repair a crippled Russian satellite. In Jon Amiel 's film The Core space shuttle Endeavour is sent off course by a disruption in the Earth's magnetic field , forcing it to land in the concrete-lined channel of the Los Angeles River. From the film Gravity , space shuttle Explorer is destroyed by an out of control satellite in the early portion of the film.
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