By Clive Cussler, Graham Brown

The exciting new novel within the New York occasions bestselling Kurt Austin Adventures…

In the center of the Indian Ocean, a NUMA examine vessel is taking water samples whilst a team member spots a patch of black oil prior to them. however the substance isn't really oil.

Like a horde of military ants, a swarm of black debris from the spoiled sea abruptly assaults, killing everybody aboard whereas the send is going up in flames.

A few hours later, Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala are on their technique to the Indian Ocean. What they locate at the smoldering hulk of the send will ultimately make them realize the main audacious scheme they've got ever encountered: a plan to completely adjust the elements on a world scale. The insidious plot will kill millions…and it has already began.

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Pickett had ordered his males to stick and struggle it, yet now the silence left him gripped with worry. “Zekes off the port bow! ” a lookout known as from the bridge wing. “Two thousand ft and losing. ” Pickett glanced during the shattered glass in entrance of him. within the failing gentle he observed 4 black dots wheeling within the grey sky and shedding towards the send. Flashes lit from their wings. “Get down! ” he shouted. Too past due. Fifty quality shells stitched a line around the send, slicing the lookout in part and blasting aside what was once left of the bridge. Shards of wooden, glass and metal flew concerning the compartment. Pickett hit the deck. A wave of warmth flashed over the bridge as one other rocket hit sooner than it. The effect rocked the send, peeling again the steel ceiling like an incredible can opener. because the wave of destruction handed, Pickett regarded up. The final of his officials lay useless, the bridge used to be demolished. Even the ship’s wheel was once long gone, with just a stub of steel nonetheless connected to the spindle. but in some way the vessel chugged on. As Pickett climbed again up, he noticed whatever that gave him wish: darkish clouds and sweeping bands of rain. A squall line used to be relocating in speedy off the starboard bow. If he may well get his send into it, the arrival darkness might conceal him. maintaining directly to the bulkhead for aid, he reached for what remained of the wheel. He driven with the entire power he had left. It moved part a flip, and he fell to the floor conserving it. The send started to switch path. urgent opposed to the deck, he driven the wheel upward after which introduced it back off back for one more complete revolution. The freighter was once leaning into the flip now, drawing a curved white wake at the ocean’s floor, coming round towards the squall. The clouds forward have been thick. The rain falling from them used to be sweeping the outside like a huge broom. For the 1st time because the assault all started, Pickett felt that they had an opportunity, yet because the send plowed towards the squall the bleak sound of the dive-bombers turning and plunging towards him back placed that during doubt. He searched in the course of the ship’s gaping wounds for the resource of that noise. shedding from the sky without delay in entrance of him have been Aichi D3A dive-bombers, Vals, a similar sort the japanese had used with lethal influence at Pearl Harbor and months later opposed to the British fleet close to Ceylon. Pickett watched them nostril over and listened because the whistling sound in their wings grew louder. He cursed at them and pulled his sidearm. “Get clear of my send! ” he shouted, blasting at them with the Colt . forty five. They pulled up on the final minute and roared prior, riddling the send with one other unfold of . 50 quality shells. Pickett fell again onto the deck, a shell fresh via his leg, shattering it. His eyes opened, staring at upward. He used to be not able to maneuver. Waves of smoke and grey sky rolled above him. He was once comprehensive, he idea. The send and its mystery shipment may quickly fall into enemy fingers. Pickett cursed himself for no longer scuttling the send. He was hoping it's going to by some means move down by itself ahead of it may be boarded.

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