|Plot||Big Bird builds an airplane.|
|Air date||December 25, 1974 (Christmas Day)|
|Season||Season 6 (1974-1975)|
- Big Bird is worried that he can't fly like other birds can. David tells him not to worry; some people can do things that others can't. Big Bird builds an airplane so he can fly.
- Ernie and Bert: Ernie brings an umbrella, a flashlight, and a bowling ball to the bathtub, just in case the electricity goes out, the roof leaks, and somebody shows up asking to borrow a bowling ball. Bert thinks that Ernie is being ridiculous -- but everything happens, just as Ernie predicted. (EKA: Episode 0269)
- Cookie Monster: Herbert Birdsfoot invents a complicated machine, to test Cookie Monster's problem-solving abilities. Cookie Monster needs to pull the string to raise the glass cover off the plateful of cookies at the other end -- but when he lets go to retrieve the cookies, the cover will fall again. Herbert hears Cookie Monster approaching, and hides to observe him. Cookie investigates the machine for a moment, then gets the cookies by karate-chopping the glass cover. (First: Episode 0132)
- Big Bird sings "Somebody Come and Play".
- Kermit's Lectures: Kermit attempts to demonstrate between with two poles, which are actually mops held by Grover and Herry. (EKA: Episode 0268)
- Mr. Hooper tries to teach Big Bird how to pronounce his name by breaking the word into two syllables.
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