Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett (Steven Weber and Tim Daly) and friend Helen (Crystal Bernard) attempt to run a Cape Cod-based airline while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees. The show was set at the fictional Tom Nevers Field, a small airport on the island of Nantucket, Massachusetts, where the brothers operated Sandpiper Airlines.
Wings Season 2 (1990-1991)
|2x01 The Puppetmaster |
In hopes of getting Helen to break her rule of not dating pilots, Brian hires an actor to play the perfect man, who happens to be a pilot.
|Sep. 28, 1990|
|2x02 The Story of Joe |
A magazine writer wants to do a cover story on Joe, but then he meets Brian, and finds his life more interesting; Cliff Clavin and Norm Peterson visit the island.
|Oct. 05, 1990|
|2x03 A Little Nightmare Music |
Helen plays her cello to a very famous conductor, who tells her she's terrible.
|Oct. 12, 1990|
|2x04 Sports & Leisure |
Roy tries to make friends with the gang by joining them in a game of Trivial Pursuit.
|Oct. 19, 1990|
|2x05 A Standup Kind of Guy |
Joe holds a bachelor party for a guy he can't remember going to high school with.
|Oct. 26, 1990|
|2x06 It's Not the Thought, It's the Gift |
Joe and Brian compete to see who gets Helen a more expensive birthday gift.
|Nov. 09, 1990|
|2x07 Hell Hath No Fury Like a Policewoman Scorned |
Brian dates a policewoman to get her to drop charges on his unpaid parking tickets; Lowell totes his video camera around the airport trying to capture something to submit to the show ...
|Nov. 16, 1990|
|2x08 High Anxiety |
Sandpiper air faces an uncertain future when Joe's high blood pressure gets him grounded.
|Nov. 23, 1990|
|2x09 Friends or Lovers? |
Joe and Helen go on their first date; Brian hires high school student Kenny McElvey as a backup pilot for grounded Joe.
|Dec. 07, 1990|
|2x10 There's Always Room for Cello |
Roy gets the surprise of his life when he agrees to let his star athlete son take cello lessons from Helen.
|Dec. 14, 1990|
|2x11 A Terminal Christmas |
The elements conspire against holiday plans for everyone but Fay, whose traditional gathering is short on gatherers.
|Dec. 21, 1990|
|2x12 Airport '90 |
When Brian lets Helen take over the controls of the plane during an afternoon outing, she comes down with a near-fatal case of "flying-fever".
|Jan. 03, 1991|
|2x13 Love Is Like Pulling Teeth |
The guys make plans to get together to watch a can't-miss Boston College-Providence basketball game.
|Jan. 10, 1991|
|2x14 The Tennis Bum |
Brian tries to save face when Fay trounces him in a friendly game of tennis.
|Jan. 24, 1991|
|2x15 My Brother's Back - And There's Gonna Be Trouble |
Brian runs the airline while Joe's in traction, a job made tougher after Kenny loses the plane.
|Jan. 31, 1991|
|2x16 Plane Nine From Nantucket |
A cargo delivery turns into an unforgettable trip when Brian and Joe spot a UFO, leaving Sandpiper Air and its operators open to public humiliation.
|Feb. 07, 1991|
|2x17 Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places |
When Joe and Helen decide to meet at their "special place" on Valentine's Day, they end up on opposite ends of the island.
|Feb. 14, 1991|
|2x18 Love Means Never Having to Say Geronimo |
Joe and Helen find themselves being rushed to the altar when Brian and the jet-setting woman of his dreams talk them into a double wedding.
|Feb. 21, 1991|
|2x19 All in the Family |
While Joe and Helen test the boundaries of their new romance, Kenny admires Brian's way with women -- until his mother becomes his boss's next target.
|Mar. 07, 1991|
|2x20 Mother Wore Stripes |
Sparks fly when Brian catches a glimpse of his long estranged mother on television, and arranges for a family reunion against Joe's wishes.
|Mar. 14, 1991|
|2x21 Murder She Roast |
Brian's imagination runs wild when an episode of "Fugitives from Justice" features a serial killer who bears a startling resemblance to Fay.
|Mar. 21, 1991|
|2x22 Duet for Plane and Cello |
Joe finds himself playing second fiddle to Helen's cello when she decides to pursue her music career full-time.
|Mar. 28, 1991|
Season 2 Characters[none added]
Season 2 Videos
13 Love Is Like Pulling Teeth (23:02)
4 Sports and Leisure (23:00)
16 Plane Nine from Nantucket (23:01)
12 Airport '90 (23:01)
Season 2 Trivia[none added]
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