Introducing Commander Buzz Correy, before he rose to power in the Space Patrol, that powerful instrument in keeping justice in the space lanes between planets of the solar system.
While he was still a lowly captain, Buzz and his partner, Cadet Happy investigated shady happenings in the space lanes. Cruising through the solar system, smugglers are tracked down and confronted.
With a loss of power, Buzz and Happy look to a mor low tech method of repairing their cruiser, before returning to chasing down their criminals. The notoriety gets Correy a promotion to commander, and placed in charge of the entire space patrol.