CPO Sharkey (1978): S02E20 – Fear of Flying


CPO Sharkey, sometimes styled C.P.O. Sharkey, is an American sitcom television series created by Aaron Ruben that aired on NBC from 01 December 1976 to 28 April 1978. The series starred Don Rickles in the title role, with Peter Isacksen, Elizabeth Allen, Harrison Page, and Richard X. Slattery featured in the cast.

Comic exploits of an acid-tongued chief petty officer in the US Navy.


Sharkey reveals that he has a fear of flying and is terrified at an upcoming flight he is required to take because of Navy business.

CPO Sharkey Series

You can find a full index and overview of CPO Sharkey here.

Production & Filming Detail

  • Release Date: 14 April 1978.
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Running Time: 30 minutes.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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