The Flight Of The Phoenix Script

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Director:Robert Aldrich
Written by:Lukas Heller (Screenplay), Trevor Dudley Smith (Novel)

Script Synopsis:A cargo aircraft crashes in a sandstorm in the Sahara with less than a dozen men on board. One of the passengers is an airplane designer who comes up with the idea of ripping off the undamaged wing and using it as the basis for a replacement aircraft they will build to escape before their food and water run out.