As seen in Zero Hour!, 1957, the doctor (Leslie Neilsen) has identified the problem, which he explains to stewardess Elaine (Julie Hagerty) who then launches panic, in Airplane!, 1980.
Decker (Jerry Paris!) and stewardess Janet (Peggy King) lead into Stryker (Dana Andrews) introducing Joey (Raymond Ferrell) to pilot Wilson (NFL Hall of Famer Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch) in Zero Hour!, 1957, which was famously the basis for Airplane!, 1980.
The name 'Ted Stryker' may sound familiar as William Conrad narrates after the opening credits for Zero Hour!, 1957, which became the basis for the 1980 hit satire Airplane!.
No mention of sniffing glue but Treleaven (Sterling Hayden) makes his feelings known to Burdick (Charles Quinlivan) in the airliner-crisis drama Zero Hour!, 1957, spoofed in Airplane, 1980.
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A battle-fatigued ex-World War II fighter pilot must take charge and land a passenger plane when the crew is overcome by ptomaine poisoning. Added woes are a shaky marriage and flight anxiety that obstructs communication with ground control.
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