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.
Last Episode08x24 Final Approach (2) Aired: May. 21, 1997
Joe and Brian are divided over their new-found inheritance:Joe wants to expand the business,and Brian wants the money to leave Nantucket and … [continue reading]
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (continuity error): SPOILER In the last episode, when the brothers open the locker and take the suitcase full of money that their father left for them, it is the same locker that Lowell…
[show]Goof (continuity error): SPOILER In the last episode, when the brothers open the locker and take the suitcase full of money that their father left for them, it is the same locker that Lowell opens in the first episode to get the first suitcase their father left. Lowell only takes out the one suitcase.
- Casey's ex-husband Stuart appeared in one episode, and was played by John Ritter, who would later marry Amy Yasbeck.
- The show often did cross over episodes with characters from Cheers.