The Eagle Has Landed
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French title : L'aigle s'est envolé
Michael Caine (Col. Kurt Steiner)
Donald Sutherland (Liam Devlin)
Robert Duvall (Col. Max Radl)
Jenny Agutter (Molly Prior)
Donald Pleasence (Heinrich Himmler)
Anthony Quayle (Adm. Wilhelm Canaris)
During World War II, decorated war hero Kurt Steiner is sentenced to death after he tries and fails to help a Jewish girl escape from the SS. However German Intelligence gives him a second chance, to lead a commando raid on the British coastline and apprehend or assassinate Winston Churchill.
Radl arrives at the penal colony to recruit Steiner in this plane.
Devlin flies to England aboard this SIPA S.121, a french built version of German Arado Ar 396.
Reg. F-BLKH (c/n 57).
Same aircraft in other movies at IMPDb: Frequently Seen Aircraft.
Steiner's men parachute into England aboard this captured RAF plane.