“The Sky Devil” by L. Ron Hubbard
Publication date: September 1935
Original publication: Top-Notch
Genre: Action & Adventure
Story description: Forced to land his plane in the Sahara desert, a wounded adventuring pilot needs all the courage, skill and cunning he can muster to outwit a murderous opponent.
Currently available as part of the Stories from the Golden Age series, in the book The Sky Devil.