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Main Title - Prologue

Captain Hudson
Episode 1-2

In this, the pilot episode, we are introduced to our reluctant hero, Captain Jim Hudson and the crew of his state of the art DC-3 cargo plane. The story primarily takes place in 1936 where we find that Captain Hudson, is just trying to make an honest buck in the dawn of the air cargo business. Central to the story is his home base at Mercury Airfield in the Coastal town of Crescent Cove, California. From there, Hudson and his pals embark on unexpected adventures as they journey into the forgotten desert regions of the Southwestern U.S. As one thing leads to another, things begin to go terribly wrong.

It is late October 1936 and the economic hardships of the depression have given birth to criminals of opportunity. One of its darker offspring, driven by greed, a thirst of power, and the desire for revenge, orchestrates the activities of an elusive crime ring, and ultimately threatens the life our reluctant hero Captain Jim Hudson.