The jet boat had not been refueled after their raid on the jet liner.
"There goes the jet liner to Mars," said Al Mason wistfully.
"You'll have to wait for the jet liner from Earth," said Stefens.
He stepped to the range finder, quickly figured the speed of the jet liner, their own speed and the angle of approach.
There was a jet liner coming in from Atom City that would make a stop at Venusport.