Vixen 03: A Novel
A RIVETING, DEATH-DEFYING DIRK PITT ADVENTURE!
1954: Vixen 03 is down. The airplane, sure for the Pacific wearing thirty-six Doomsday Bombs—canisters armed with quick-death germs of incredible potency—vanishes. Vixen has actually crashed into an ice-covered lake in Colorado.
1988: Dirk Pitt, who heroically raised the Titanic, discovers the wreckage of Vixen 03. yet lethal canisters are lacking. They’re within the fingers of a terrorist workforce. Their deadly challenge: to sail a battleship seventy-five miles up the Potomac and blast Washington, D.C., to country come. merely Dirk can cease them.
fast loss of life bomblets, and he was once oblivious of it. The river beckoned and he begun sprinting towards the bulwarks edging the outer limits of the deck. He nonetheless had twenty toes to move while a guy in a black rubber rainy go well with rose from the shadows of the turret and aimed a gun at him. Lieutenant Alan Fergus not felt the burning soreness from the opening in his leg, not felt the ache from seeing his wrestle groups minimize to items. His entire physique was once quivering with hatred for the lads liable. It did.
tested an exploded-view line drawing of a nose-gear meeting. “The wheel castings, components, and dimensions”-Dolan tapped the web page together with his finger-“they're one and the same.” “What aircraft?” requested Pitt. “Boeing Stratocruiser,” responded Devine. “Actually I wasn't that far flung whilst I guessed a B-twenty-nine. The Stratocruiser was once in accordance with the bomber's layout. The Air strength model was once specified a C-ninety-seven.” Pitt became to front of the handbook and located an image of the airplane in.
Made no answer. there has been not anything he may well say. He widened his smile and shrugged. It used to be then Machita stuck the imperceptible shift of the eyes. Jumana used to be no longer taking a look without delay at Lusana; his imaginative and prescient was once aimed toward a place within the river ten toes upstream from the final. “Guards!” Machita screamed, pointing frantically. “The river! hearth! For God's sake, fire!” the protection men's response time measured below seconds. Their photographs exploded in Machita's ears and the water erupted a couple of toes.
Admiral on my own to gather his techniques. “I'm sorry to have afflicted you, Admiral. i need to have got my signs mixed.” Pitt grew to become and started strolling up the trail again to the hotel. He'd coated approximately fifty toes whilst Bass yelled after him. “Mr. Pitt!” Pitt grew to become. “Yes?” “Are you staying on the inn?” “Until the following day morning. Then i have to be on my way.” The admiral nodded. while Pitt reached the pines bordering Anchorage condominium, he took one other glance towards the pond. Admiral Bass was once frivolously.
To a cease in entrance of a cable that stretched around the front. not anything of the send should be noticeable throughout the falling rain. Even the large derricks have been misplaced within the blackness. The safeguard used to be at Pitt's door nearly sooner than he rolled the window down. “May I assist you, gentlemen?” he requested in a well mannered way. Jarvis leaned throughout Pitt and displayed his credentials. “We'd prefer to make certain the Iowa's presence within the shipyard.” “You can take it from me, sir, she's down on the dock. Been there refitting shut.