Season 19 | EP 7


Written by Peter Grimwade

"Behind every illusion there's a conjurer. In this case, I shouldn't think he went to all this trouble for our entertainment"

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 22/03/1982
Episode 2 23/03/1982
Episode 3 29/03/1982
Episode 4 30/03/1982

The TARDIS arrives by accident in the middle of Terminal One at Heathrow Airport. One of the supersonic Concordes has disappeared midair, and the Doctor, Tegan and Nyssa soon become involved in a hunt for the missing aeroplane. But what connects its disappearance to prehistoric Earth, and why is a mysterious sorcerer so interested in the Doctor's TARDIS? A flight through time will reveal all...

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: Peter Davison

Nyssa: Sarah Sutton

Tegan Jovanka: Janet Fielding

The Master: Anthony Ainley

Kalid: Leon Ny Taiy

Captain Stapley: Richard Easton

Flight Engineer Scobie: Keith Drinkel

First Officer Bilton: Michael Cashman

Angela Clifford: Judith Byfield

Professor Hayter: Nigel Stock

Adric: Matthew Waterhouse

Producer: John Nathan-Turner

Director: Ron Jones

Scriptwriter: Peter Grimwade

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