Kelly's call sign becomes Raider with this episode. During most of season 1 it was Raven.
Kelly took over the Sea Dragons in season 1 when their commanding officer died in a training accident. In this episode he takes over the Nuggets after their commanding officer dies in a flying accident while requalifying for low level flying.
The sign on the bar entrance reads "Kate's Bucket." The bar is referred to as either The Bucket or Kate's.
First episode for Sandra Hess, Michael Trucco, Kenny Johnson, Bobby Hosea and Barbara Niven.