In our last episode, Barney and Willie accidentally blasted off, and began the test flight in the rocket plane. Little known to anybody there was a stowaway onboard.
Today, Buck, Wilma, and Doc decide to delay greeting for Barney and Willie as they return to the space pad Instead, they continue preparations in the lab. Is there anything missing from the lab?
Cain and Ardela are suspected to be up to no good after just being released from prison. The psychic Restriction Ray is missing! Our heros scramble to notify the authorities, and get a chase rocket plane ready.
Meanwhile on the test rocket, cain holds barney and Willie at gun point as he takes over. Cain tries to pile guilt on his captors in an effort to control them, and pressure them into helping him. Some back story comes out that Barney had once been on the wrong side of the law, and was a pirate with Cain in the past. The reformed Barney is now the Prime Minister of Mars. Barney and Willie don’t have a lot of choice in the matter when Cain hijacks the rocket for his own purposes.