Over 300 people are believed to be held hostage in a Boeing 747 enroute from Sydney, Australia, to Los Angeles, California.
The plane, under command of veteran pilot Captain John Prescott, is two hours from land; however, early reports suggest that a biochemical device hidden onboard the plane is timed to detonate within the hour.
The device, believed to contain a nerve gas ten times deadlier than the Sarin gas released in a Tokyo subway in 1995, is reported to be tied to a countdown trigger with less than an hour remaining.
Apparently disguised within passenger carry-on luggage, the bomb seems to have been planted not by a political terrorist, but by a madman acting in hopes of revenge.
Alerted to the man’s presence in Australia, both governments have begun the chase.
The American FBI, present in Australia for security preparations in advance of the upcoming 2000 Olympic Games, have dispatched agents to work in collaboration with Australian police forces.
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The Civil War Yankee sergeant Yellowleg saves the cheater Turkey from hanging after a card game, and together with Turk’s gunslinger buddy Billy Keplinger, they ride together to Gila City with the intention of heisting a bank.
When other bandits rob a store, Yellowleg shoots at the outlaws and accidentally kills the son of the cabaret dancer Kit Tilden and the grieving woman decides to bury her son in the town of Siringo in Apache country where her husband is buried.
Yellowleg Enlists Billy and Turkey to escort Kitty and the coffin through the dangerous land.