Cabin Pressure. Image shows from L to R: Arthur (John Finnemore), Douglas (Roger Allam), Carolyn (Stephanie Cole), Martin (Benedict Cumberbatch). Copyright: Pozzitive Productions.

Cabin Pressure

BBC Radio 4 sitcom set around the world's smallest airline. 27 episodes (4 series), 2008 - 2014. Stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Roger Allam, Stephanie Cole, John Finnemore and Anthony Head.

Series 3, Episode 6 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra tomorrow at 11pm.

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As Martin decides whether to take his new job, is this the end for MJN Air? And just what has Arthur painted on the side of the van?

Further details

The cast and crew of MJN Air discover that whether it's choosing an ice-cream flavour, putting a princess in a van or remembering your grandmother's name, no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 23rd December 2014
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Benedict Cumberbatch Martin
    Roger Allam Douglas
    Stephanie Cole Carolyn
    John Finnemore Arthur
    Anthony Head Herc
    Guest cast
    Timothy West Gordon Shappey
    Matilda Ziegler Princess Theresa
    Dan Tetsell Karl
    Gordon Kennedy Bruce Fraser
    Jonathan Kydd The Auctioneer
    Writing team
    John Finnemore Writer
    Production team
    David Tyler Producer


    Arthur shows off his new ice cream van

    Arthur has got a new ice cream - complete with a Disney character that looks slightly off.

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    Featuring: Benedict Cumberbatch (Martin), Roger Allam (Douglas), John Finnemore (Arthur).


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