- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays a pilot mistaken for Kareem who actually is Abdul-Jabbar, and admits as much when criticized for his lack of effort in the NBA by a young passenger. As he is later dragged unconscious from the cockpit, he's wearing Kareem's goggles, Lakers shorts and sneakers.
- Robert Stack, forgetting that he's not playing Eliot Ness:
Air Traffic Controller: Captain, maybe we oughtta turn on the search lights now!
Kramer: No ... that's just what they'll be expecting us to do ...