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Golden Parachute

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Series: 'CSI: Miami'
Episode Title: 'Golden Parachute'
Episode Number: 0101
Synopsis: "Megan Donner returns to the CSI unit in time to work on a jet crash in the Everglades. While searching for survivors, they inexplicably discover a female victim found five miles from the crash site. When the only survivor says the woman opened the plane's hatch in order to commit suicide, Horatio is suspicious. The team must now recreate what happened on that fatal flight, especially when the pieces don't quite fit together."

Original Airdate: September 23, 2002


Written By: Steve Maeda
Directed By: Joe Chappelle

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  • Although this is the first actual CSI: Miami episode, most of the show's characters also appeared in the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation episode 'Cross-Jurisdictions'. This episode was the first in which Kim Delaney appeared.



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