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Black Air
 

Name: Black Air

Classification: supporting characters supporting characters   villains villains  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Excalibur (vol. 1) #86 (Feb. 1995): "Back to Life"

Creators: Warren Ellis, Ken Lashley, Tom Wegrzyn

Number of Appearances: 15

Enemy: Warpies

Allies: Hellfire Club London

Type of Organization/Group: government agency

Nation: United Kingdom

Black Air is the British intelligence agency that was the successor to W.H.O.

A corrupt faction of Black Air eventually attempted to take over the world, allying themselves with the London branch of the Hellfire Club in order to do so. They used the power of a demon in their bid for world power.

Black Air was finally defeated and eventually replaced by the British government by the agency known simply as "The Department."

Black Air was based in Blackwall, England.

Black Air's members included Michele Scicluna, Scratch, Shrine, and Threadgold. The most famous member of Black Air was Peter Wisdom, a mutant who was also a member of the British super-hero team Excalibur.

Number of group members listed below: 6

Character
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Black Air Black Air supporting character villain
  [Foe of: Warpies] Marvel 15
Michelle Scicluna villain
  Black Air Marvel 6
Scratch villain
  Black Air Marvel 6
Shrine villain
  Black Air Marvel 1
Threadgold villain
  Black Air Marvel 3
Pete Wisdom Pete Wisdom hero
CBR Scale: U agnostic
Excalibur; X-Force... 
[was in British covert unit The Factory]
Marvel 85

This character is in the following 6 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Dark Reign Files #1 (Apr. 2009)
Excalibur
X-Men (vol. 2) #75 (May 1998): "Anatomy of a Monster"


Suggested links for further research about this character:
  - http://marvel.wikia.com/Black_Air_(Earth-616)
  - http://www.comicvine.com/black-air/65-14851/
  - http://www.comicbookdb.com/team.php?ID=1295
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/black0af.htm
  - http://www.comics.org/issue/85440/
  - http://www.comicbookdb.com/issue.php?ID=10956
  - http://marvel.wikia.com/Excalibur_Vol_1_86
  - http://www.comicvine.com/excalibur-back-to-life/37-66372/