Zack Addy expresses regret that it's the third case in a row he and Bones must handle without Special Agent Seeley Booth when they are called to the site of a crashed private jet which carried State Department staff and two Chinese cultural attachés (often a spy cover.) The FAA and NTSB classify the crash on a golf-course as an accident, but there is one charcoaled body more than on the passenger list, plus bone fragments of yet another person at the crash site, with cut marks consistent with amputation. Jeffersonian director Dr. Daniel Goodman accepts orders to concentrate only on identifying the sixth passenger; Bones insists to Booth the seventh man is the only possible murder victim. To the amazement of both, Jesse Kane, a reputed expert on missing persons and aspects of police work, approaches them, claiming the bone fragments are probably from his father, rich stockbroker Max Kane, whose disappearance five years earlier on the way to his cottage started Jesse's quest for such ...
Did You Know?
Hodgins and Zack throwing the frozen pig through the wood chipper is the beginning of the long-standing plot line / joke of Hodgins conducting unorthodox (and often unapproved) experiments to not only collect data, but for the fun of it. See more
Dyson of the NTSB is describing the jet crash, saying the jet reported problems while "200 miles southeast of Norfolk. Yeager Airport of Charleston tracked them for 30 minutes". Norfolk is in Virginia; Charleston is in WEST Virginia, a different state. Yeager Airport would not be tracking a plane 500 miles away. See more
Dr. Temperance Brennan
Stop, or I'll kick you in the testicles!
Look After You
Written by Isaac Slade
and Joe King
Performed by The Fray See more