R | | Action, Comedy
A young pilot finds himself recruited unwittingly into a covert and corrupt C.I.A. airlift organization operating in Vietnam War-era Laos.
The production rented twenty-six planes from the Thailand military, for use in the movie.
There are *no* American combat forces in Laos.
At the KLCA studio, a Technics RS-1500 open-reel tape deck is seen in the background of the announcer's booth. This recorder was introduced in the late 1970s - years after the Vietnam War ended.
$8,064,480 (USA) (12 August 1990)
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