Mad Men

Season 2 Episode 2

Flight 1

Aired Sunday 10:00 PM Aug 03, 2008 on AMC



  • Allusions

    • The crash of American Airlines Flight #1 happened on March 1, 1962 and killed all 95 people on board including several prominent individuals. Among those who died were "Oilman W. Alton Jones, 70, an intimate friend of ex-President Eisenhower, who was on his way to California to join Ike on a fishing excursion, retired Admiral Richard L. Conolly, president of Long Island University and two-time Deputy Chief of Naval Operations, Film Producer (The Guns of Navarone) Irving Rubine, and Millionaire Realtor Arnold Kirkeby, former head of the Kirkeby chain of luxury hotels.† " - Time Magazine