Baa Baa Black Sheep (renamed Black Sheep Squadron for the second season) is an American television series that aired on NBC from 23 September 1976 until 06 April 1978. It was part period military drama, part comedy.
Its original premise was based on the experiences of United States Marine Corps aviator Greg Boyington and his World War II “Black Sheep Squadron”.
Boyington has to fight an attempt to have him transferred from combat duty when word gets out that a top Japanese pilot who hunts enemy aces has targeted him.
Black Sheep Squadron Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 08 March 1978.
- Running time: 60 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: NR/PG.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.