World War III destroys the world. Can a plane load of survivors keep the human race alive?
America in the grip of disaster
The dollar has plummeted so low that it can't be give away, and full-scale rationing is in effect. Meanwhile, airports are being raided by mobs of civilians desperate to leave the country, and the military has orders to shoot to kill.
Even so, it looked like a routine flight for Jonah Scott, captaining a big jet flying from Kennedy, New York, to England. Until, this is, Armageddon struck—a lethal hail of nuclear weapons which devastated the entire globe. Now only 600 survivors remain—and only Captain Scott can save their lives and keep the human race alive.