The BEST Episodes of Dastardly & Muttley in Their Flying Machines
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2021
Dick Dastardly and Muttley (the villains from the "Wacky Races" cartoon) are flying aces and members of the Vulture Squadron -- a crew of aviators on a mission to stop a homing pigeon named Yankee Doodle Pigeon from delivering messages to the other side. This show was a combination of the Red Baron-era Snoopy, "Wacky Races" and the film "Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines."
#1 - Plane Talk / Happy Bird Day / Boxing / Runaway Rug / Super Muttley
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 3, 1970
Klunk creates a plane with a spare plane on top for the Vulture Squadron after their repeated crashes.
#2 - The Cuckoo Patrol / Automatic Door / Airmail / Runway Stripe / The Masked Muttley / Pest Pilots
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 18, 1969
In order to fool Yankee Doodle Pigeon, The Vulture Squadron dresses as birds. A clockmaker mistakes the befeathered Dick Dastardly for his giant cuckoo clock.
#3 - Barnstormers / Arnold / Pineapple Sundae / The New Mascot / The Bad Actor / Shape Up or Ship Out
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 4, 1969
When their latest failure sends them crashing through a barn, Klunk builds the Vulture Squadron a new plane with its boards.
#4 - Too Many Kooks / Ice See You / Echo / Rainmaker / Professor Muttley
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 13, 1969
Dick Dastardly has each of the other pilots in the Vulture Squadron invent their own planes.
#5 - Balmy Swami / Camouflage Hop-Aroo / Mop Up / Left Hanging / Wild Mutt Muttley
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 20, 1969
Dick Dastardly consults a fortune teller to help him catch Yankee Doodle Pigeon.
#6 - Fur Out Furlough / Barn Dance / Hot Soup / Muttley on the Bounty / Sappy Birthday
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 13, 1969
The General will reward the one who stops Yankee Doodle Pigeon with a 30-day furlough with all expenses paid.
#7 - Sky Hi-IQ / Prop Wash / Carpet / The Marvelous Muttdini / A Plain Shortage of Planes
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 27, 1969
The General sends an efficiency expert in order to shape up the Vulture Squadron. Having analysed the results of an attitude test, he recommends Muttley to take command of the squadron.
#8 - Follow That Feather / Barber / Empty Hangar / What's New Old Bean / Operation Anvil
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 20, 1969
Dick Dastardly and the Vulture Squadron try to stop Yankee Doodle Pigeon with a feather-seeking homing missile.
#9 - The Swiss Yelps / Eagle Beagle / Deep Reading / Shell Game / Slightly Loaded / Movie Stuntman
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 25, 1969
High in the sky our gallant courier Yankee Doodle Pigeon now sweeps swiftly trough the canons of the Swiss Alps. Of course, followed by Dastardly and his men who are having their planes rocked.
#10 - Stop That Pigeon / Grease Job / Robot / The Big Topper / Zilly's a Dilly
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 11, 1969
Klunk creates a missile that homes in on sneezes.
#11 - Stop Which Pigeon? / Ceiling Zero Zero / Fast Freight / Home Run / Start Your Engines
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 22, 1969
When the General pays a visit, Dick Dastardly tries to use a Yankee Doodle Pigeon lookalike to make him think they've caught the bird.
#12 - Who's Who? / Operation Birdbrain / Bowling Pin / Shrink Job / Ship Ahooey
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 29, 1969
When Dick Dastardly suffers amnesia, Klunk takes command of the Vulture Squadron.
#13 - Have Plane Will Travel / Windy Windmill / Tough Break / The Ice Cream Tree / Astromutt
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Dec 27, 1969
The General stations the Vulture Squadron on a deserted island.
#14 - Fly by Knights / There's No Fool Like a Re-Fuel / Springtime / Dog's Life / Strange Equipment / Coonskin Caper
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 1, 1969
When the Vulture Squadron shot themselves instead of Yankee Doodle Pigeon, Dick Dastardly has them fitted for glasses.
#15 - Lens a Hand / Vacation Trip Trap / Parachute / Real Snapper / Leonardo De Muttley
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 15, 1969
Dick Dastardly has Muttley photograph the Vulture Squadron in action to prove they're not just collecting flight pay.
#16 - Movies Are Badder Than Ever / Home Sweet Homing Pigeon / The Elevator / Obedience School / The Aquanuts
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 8, 1969
To evaluate the Vulture Squadron and identify their shortcomings, the General sends a movie director to film them.
#17 - Medal Muddle / Go South Young Pigeon / The Window Washer / Beach Blast / Admiral Bird Dog
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 6, 1969
The complete collection of Muttley's medals appear to be stolen. Muttley insists on Dick Dastardly helping him to get back the medals. Until then, he refuses to do his duty.