Airline (1982)

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Airline is a British television series produced by Yorkshire Television for the ITV network in 1982.

The series starred Roy Marsden as Jack Ruskin, a pilot demobbed after the end of the Second World War who starts up his own air freight business.

Airline was created by Wilfred Greatorex and lasted for one series of nine episodes broadcast in January & February 1982, with a repeat in the summer of 1984. Other leading cast members were Polly Hemingway, Richard Heffer, Sean Scanlan and Terence Rigby, while noted guest-stars included Anthony Valentine and Walter Gotell.

It was partially filmed at the former RAF Rufforth in Yorkshire..

Series Cast

  1. Roy Marsden as

    Roy Marsden

    9 Episodes

  2. Terence Rigby as

    Terence Rigby

    9 Episodes

  3. Richard Heffer as

    Richard Heffer

    9 Episodes

  4. Nicholas Bond-Owen

    9 Episodes

  5. John Taylor

    Customs Officer

    9 Episodes

  6. Polly Hemingway as

    Polly Hemingway

    9 Episodes

  7. Roger Hammond as

    Roger Hammond

    2 Episodes

  8. Laurence Payne as

    Laurence Payne

    1 Episode

  9. Ralph Arliss

    1 Episode

  10. View More

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Last Season

(1982) season 1 - Airline

(1982) season 1

1982 | 9 Episodes

Season 1 of Airline premiered on January 3, 1982.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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