This is the story about Ron Moskow and Tyrell Boston. Viet Nam Veteran pilots, now partners of Boston/Moscow Air freight. Making a delivery of electronics to Corozol, they meet a beautiful American woman, Barbara Wales, wife of Ed Wales. Barbara's husband was arrested for drug possession. Fearful, she pleads with Ron Moskow to fly her back to the States. He agrees. Barbara's millionaire father-in-law asks Ron and Tyrell to go back to rescue his son. Rescued, they fly Ed to Cayman Island hospital. Ron makes arrangements for the hospital to fly Ed back to a hospital in Virginia. Ed never shows up. In Moscow, Ron and Tyrell are reluctantly recruited into smuggling a sick scientist out of the country, which leads to the sequel.