Maggie Irish was Bonnie Tracy’s assigned roommate in their first year at City U College. Both Maggie and Bonnie were taken captive when terrorists invaded the campus. Immediatly following the resolution of the terrorist incident, Maggie left to take a flight to Boston for the holidays. Unfortunatly she was prevented from travelling because of sabotage caused to the city airport. Maggie had the bad luck to be involved in and survive two plane crashes, both piloted by Captain Rick Toffen. Maggie developed a crush on Toffen and began taking private piloting lessons from the heroic captain.