A giant airship over 2000 feet long, powered by a nuclear reactor. Carrying 400 passengers, as well as cargo, it's the first of a luxury fleet that could revolutionise long-distance travel. The public must be convinced it is safe, but there are powerful groups determined to see the first flight become a spectacular disaster. Michael Colino is hired to thwart sabotage attempts on the maiden voyage...and unless he can avert imminent catastrophe, America's biggest city will become a graveyard.a#39;If anything, wea#39;re packing more instrumentation than, say, a Boeing 747, but instead of a lot of individual dials and gauges ... All four screens were filled with glowing figures and animated diagrams. ... a#39;Ita#39;s also monitoring conditions inside the hull, like checking for gas leaks, monitoring the stresses on the airframe and doinganbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2013-07-25|