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Island in the Sky


Drama based on a real event. When his transport plane is blown off course and crash-lands in Canada's icy wilderness, pilot Captain Dooley must keep his crew alive and morale high as they wait and hope to be rescued.

Broadcasts

  • 2009-11-29 12:15:00 - 2009-11-29 14:00:00 on BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Wales, BBC Two England,
  • 2010-08-02 11:20:00 - 2010-08-02 13:05:00 on BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Wales, BBC Two England,

Credits

  • Producer Robert Fellows
  • Director William Wellman
  • Producer John Wayne
  • Captain Dooley John Wayne
  • Captain Stutz Lloyd Nolan
  • Colonel Fuller Walter Abel
  • Mac McMullen James Arness
  • Willie Moon Andy Devine
  • JH Handy Allyn Joslyn
  • Murray, Dooley's Navigator Jimmy Lydon
  • Ralph Hunt, Moon's Co-Pilot Harry Jr Carey
  • Stankowski, Dooley's Engineer Hal Baylor
  • Frank Lovatt, Dooley's Co-Pilot Sean McClory
  • D'Annunzia, Dooley's Radio Man Wally Cassell
  • Writer Ernest K Gann