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Complete series cast summary:
Kenneth Tobey ...  Chuck Martin 111 episodes, 1957-1960
Craig Hill ...  P.T. Moore / ... 111 episodes, 1957-1960
Nancy Hale Nancy Hale ...  Helen Carter 70 episodes, 1957-1960
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One hundred eleven episodes of this syndicated show were produced between 1956 and 1959, debuting in the US in January 1957. Chuck and P.T. own a helicopter company that is hired to perform all types of jobs. Janet Culver was the original secretary being replaced by Helen Carter in the second season. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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English

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3 January 1957 (USA) See more »

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Copter Patrol See more »

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Desilu Productions See more »
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(111 episodes)

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Mono
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["Lassie" (1954) {The Rescue (#7.4)}] is a Whirlybird crossover. Chuck Martin (Kenneth Toby) a helicopter pilot, rescues Timmy off a unstable cliff ledge. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Eegah (1993) See more »

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Anyone else remember?
10 September 2009 | by brascioliSee all my reviews

The episode that I remember best involved a gorilla that was loose. I don't remember if it was a runaway from a traveling circus or zoo or carnival or what but as a child watching re-runs, I guess on Saturday morning at a friend's house, I remember that it really seemed real to me then! When the big net captured the gorilla and the chopper took off with it, I thought that was the coolest thing ever! I wish I could remember more of the episodes, but that was a lot of years ago. That little chopper sure seemed high-tech and interesting back then! I also would buy a copy of the TV series if it was available on DVD! TV Land... if you are listening, here is a show for you to promote!


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