The BEST Episodes of Departure

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 22, 2021

Network: Peacock

A high-octane conspiracy series that follows the mystery of Flight 716 - a passenger plane that vanishes over the Atlantic Ocean. Following the mysterious crash, recently widowed, brilliant aviation investigator Kendra Malley is called in to investigate by her former boss and mentor Howard Lawson.

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Witness

#1 - Witness

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 5, 2021

As the case winds down, Kendra feels there's still a missing piece of the puzzle.

star 7.83
48 votes
Wrecking Ball

#2 - Wrecking Ball

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 5, 2021

Kendra looks for connections between the victims; Max and Kendra hatch a plan with the FBI.

star 7.68
47 votes
Grounded

#3 - Grounded

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 7, 2019

An unlikely source has proof of a conspiracy to cover up the truth about the crash, and the team scramble to recover the black boxes.

star 7.56
183 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Vince Shiao
Walk the Line

#4 - Walk the Line

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 5, 2021

Kendra shares information with her FBI counterpart; Kendra gets a big break in the case.

star 7.56
50 votes
End Game

#5 - End Game

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 14, 2019

Kendra comes up with a plan to confront the Flight 716 conspirators and expose the cover up.

star 7.53
173 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Stephanie Tracey
Sabotage

#6 - Sabotage

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Kendra tries to make sense of conflicting evidence and is stunned by the betrayal of someone close to her, while AJ puts his life in danger.

star 7.48
192 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Ellen Vanstone, John Krizanc
Don't Tread on Me

#7 - Don't Tread on Me

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 5, 2021

Kendra and Agent Hunter find proof of a larger conspiracy; a confrontation leaves Kendra shaken.

star 7.44
50 votes
Fugitive

#8 - Fugitive

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 5, 2021

Kendra learns about a mysterious passenger on the run after escaping from U.S. Marshals' custody.

star 7.43
54 votes
Vanished

#9 - Vanished

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 10, 2019

When TransOcean Flight 716 vanishes over the Atlantic Ocean with 256 people on board, crash investigator Kendra Malley is called in.

star 7.39
225 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Vince Shiao
 Runaway

#10 - Runaway

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 5, 2021

Kendra Malley is called to the U.S. to investigate a high-speed train crash in rural Michigan.

star 7.38
63 votes
Survivor

#11 - Survivor

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 17, 2019

The team waits for a witness to regain consciousness; A submersible looks for Flight 716's final resting place.

star 7.22
209 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Malcolm MacRury
Prime Suspect

#12 - Prime Suspect

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 24, 2019

Madelyn's memories of the crash provide the team with a lead, and a new witness comes forward with disturbing information about Donovan.

star 7.21
201 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Ellen Vanstone, John Krizanc