Sky King Season 1
S01 E01Apr 5, 1952
Operation Urgent Apr 5, 1952 During a fierce thunderstorm, Sky picks up a mayday call from a Air Force courier plane which is about to run out of gas. The Air Force request Sky's assistance in locating the downed aircraft because the pilot is transporting secret documents that are of interest to foreign governments. Sky locates the plane wreck, but the pilot is nowhere to be found. When he discovers that the navigational instruments have been tampered with, Sky fears that enemy agents may have located and stolen the secret plans and are headed for the nearby Mexican border.
S01 E02Apr 19, 1952
Carrier Pigeon Apr 19, 1952 When Penny discovers a wounded carrier pigeon carrying a valuable ruby attached to its leg, Sky suspects a gang of jewel smugglers is operating in the area. With the help of a Mexican police detective, Sky sets up to break up the criminal operation.
S01 E03May 3, 1952
Stage Coach Robbers May 3, 1952 A crooked express agent fakes a hold-up to steal gold from his company's vault. He uses an old stagecoach to get the stolen loot out of town.
S01 E04May 17, 1952
Deadly Cargo May 17, 1952 While helping a friend run his freight airline after an accident, Sky stumbles across a gold-smuggling operation.
S01 E05May 31, 1952
Jim Bell's Triumph May 31, 1952 Sky's efforts to prove corruption in the county clerk's office nearly result in disaster, when Sky's foreman, a non-pilot, must land the Songbird when Clipper becomes too ill to fly the plane.
S01 E06Jun 14, 1952
Designing Woman Jun 14, 1952 Sky becomes suspicious when a Eastern woman shows up in Grover claiming to be the long-lost niece and heir of a dead rancher.
S01 E07Jun 28, 1952
One for the Money Jun 28, 1952 Penny picks up the wrong suitcase at the airport and discovers it's full of counterfeit money. Sky suspects that a young former engraver might be involved.
S01 E08Jul 12, 1952
Danger Point Jul 12, 1952 A rancher disinherits his nephew in favor of his young son. When the rancher is murdered the young man is blamed. Sky hopes that by faking a jailbreak, the real murderer will be forced into the open, but the plan backfires when Clipper and the young man are kidnapped.
S01 E09Jul 26, 1952
Desperate Character Jul 26, 1952 Sky King picks up a young hitchhiker who refuses to divulge his identity, or where he's been or going. Determined to fill in the blank spaces on the young man's resume, Sky learns that he is an escapee from a boy's reformatory who was involved in a recent bank robbery.
S01 E10Aug 9, 1952
The Man Who Forgot Aug 9, 1952 A young rancher disappears after the man attempting to foreclose on his mortgage is murdered. Sky is convinced that the man is innocent and that there's another explanation for the man's apparent flight.
S01 E11Aug 23, 1952
The Threatening Bomb Aug 23, 1952 Eastern gangsters set up a protection racket near Grover and the local ranchers appeal to Sky for help.
S01 E12Sep 6, 1952
Speak No Evil Sep 6, 1952 The drug Sky delivers to a critically ill man does more than save his life; the medicine causes the man to confess that he's a former criminal who has attempted to go straight.
S01 E13Sep 20, 1952
Two-Gun Penny Sep 20, 1952 Angry that Sky and Clipper won't allow her to join the search for a missing refugee professor, Penny slaps on a pair of six-shooters and launches her own investigation.
S01 E14Oct 4, 1952
Formula for Fear Oct 4, 1952 Penny sees a man escape from a doctor's office, and is informed that the man is a dangerous mental patient. Sky looks into the incident, and soon finds himself mixed up in foreign spies and poison gas.
S01 E15Oct 18, 1952
The Giant Eagle Oct 18, 1952 Sky investigates a series of mysterious payroll robberies, where the police chase the robbers only to see their getaway car mysteriously disappear.
S01 E16Nov 8, 1952
Blackmail Nov 8, 1952 A local banker is blackmailed by two former confederates who aware of a crime he committed over twenty years ago and was never apprehended.
S01 E17Nov 22, 1952
Wings of Justice Nov 22, 1952 A couple of Easterners claim to have traveled west to visit a dude ranch, but are actually a pair of con artists willing to commit murder to obtain a ranch with a rich uranium deposit on it.
S01 E18Dec 6, 1952
Destruction from the Sky Dec 6, 1952 Sky teams up with a military intelligence officer to track down a foreign agent who blew up a secret government project.
S01 E19Dec 20, 1952
The Porcelain Lion Dec 20, 1952 Sky stumbles across a dead pilot and suspicious looking plane wreck and discovers that the man was murdered and the crash never happened. He learns that the plane was carrying a number of valuable pieces of ancient Chinese art, all of which are missing from the plane's cargo hold.