Richard Dix had already made his mark in the sky with his films ACE OF ACES and THE LOST SQUADRON as well as many others, so it was no surprise when he was cast for this high-in-the-firmament picture. This time, he's a once-famous flier who has fallen from popular favor and now earns his
living doing stunt flying at various little air shows and county fairs. He drinks too much and you wouldn't want to be standing under him, but his heart is pure and, when his sister, Barrie, hires on at Lowe's airplane factory as a designer, Dix does what he can to help her. Lowe is one of those
early seat-of-the-pants plane manufacturers who is always close to having his business ...