Theodore Honey is a young man who works as an aeronautical engineer. He has had a deep fascination and passion for airplanes ever since he was a child. He now gets to wake up everyday and realize his dream. His latest project is called the Reindeer, a new type of airplane that is said the be the future of flight. After discovering that the tail of these planes simply falls off after 1440 hours of flight, he is quick to share his findings. He is being sent to investigate a crash when he realizes the plane he is flying on is a Reindeer and it is on it's 1440 hour limit before breaking down.