Amazing Adventures (vol. 2) #15 (Nov. 1972):
“Murder in Mid-Air!”
by Steve Englehart, Tom Sutton, Frank Giacoia, John Tartaglione

Amazing Adventures (vol. 2) #15

Title: “Murder in Mid-Air!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Nov. 1972

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Steve Englehart
Art by: Tom Sutton, Frank Giacoia, John Tartaglione

5 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy)
(lead character)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
Academy of Tomorrow; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 5,233
Vera Cantor Vera Cantor supporting character
  [long-time girlfriend of Hank McCoy (Beast)] Marvel 45
Griffin Griffin (Johnny Horton) villain
  Hood's Army; Secret Empire Marvel 126
Number One Number One (Richard Nixon) villain based on a real person
CBR Scale: I Quaker
Secret Empire (leader) Marvel 4
Number Three villain
  Secret Empire
[killed and impersonated by Punisher]
Marvel 11

The Beast's fur changes from gray to blue (or blueish-black) in this issue. It was gray only since Amazing Adventures #11, the issue in which he first appeared in his now-familiar fury form.