Season 3 Episodes

Episode Guide

Day 3: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 24 - Air Date: 5/25/2004
Jack is faced with a horrible dilemma after he and chase find the last vial containing he virus, Meanwhile, Tony could face the death penalty for putting Michelle's life before his duty to maintain national security.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/18/2004
Saunders tells Jack that the remaining 11 vials containing the virus are t be released within the hour.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/11/2004
Jack uses Saunders' daughter as leverage to prevent more of the virus being released. Meanwhile, with Michelle's life in danger, Tony decides to take matters into his own hands.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/4/2004
As Jack and Chase make their move to grab Saunders, Tony must choose between his duty and protecting his wife.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/27/2004
CTU gains the upper hand as Jack takes control of Saunders' one weakness. Meanwhile, Palmer must comply with Saunders' latest demand or deal with the virus being released in a second location.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/20/2004
With Saunders now calling the shots, Jack looks to create a surprise of his own to gain the upper hand.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/18/2004
President Palmer tells Jack that a top CTU agent is to be killed. Meanwhile, at the hotel, Michelle offers a peaceful ending to those infected with the virus.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 5:00 a.m.-6:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/6/2004
Jack realizes he has a connection to Stephen Saunders, a man from Jack's past presumed dead. Meanwhile, Saunders forces President Palmer to hold a televised press conference.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 4:00 a.m.-5:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/30/2004
Jack loosens his control of Amador in order to find out who he's working for. Meanwhile, one of twelve vials containing the virus has been planted inside a Los Angeles hotel prompting CTU to impose a total quarantine of the building.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 3:00 a.m.-4:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/24/2004
Jack must deal with due process questions following his sudden killing of a key material witness in the ongoing investigation for the viral terrorist threat.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 2:00 a.m.-3:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/17/2004
After confronting Jack about his drug use, Chappelle considers pulling him away from active duty. Meanwhile, Chase faces a secret he's been keeping from CTU; and Sherry creates a dangerous lie to cover her connection to Alan Milliken.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 1:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/10/2004
Chase confronts Jack as to why he wasn't included in the plans for obtaining the virus and Jack explains the brutal truth about what it takes to be a CTU agent.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 12:00 a.m.-1:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 2/3/2004
With less than an hour before the delivery of the virus, Nina tries to convince Ramon Salazar that Jack isn't who he says he is.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 11:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.

Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/27/2004
Jack and the Salazars continue with their plan to acquire the virus from Michael Amador. Meanwhile, President Palmer finds out exactly what Sherry wants in return for helping him battle Alan Milliken.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 10:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/13/2004
With Jack still undercover, the Salazars torture Chase looking for information about CTU's plans to seize the virus.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 1/6/2004
With the virus worth one billion dollars, Jack and the Salazars find themselves in a bidding war with another potential buyer's representitive - someone from Jack's past.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 12/16/2003
President Palmer comes down hard on Jack and Tony when he learns he was being kept in the dark on matters of national security.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 12/9/2003
Jack is held captive by Ramon Salazar; Chappelle learns about Jack's drug addiction, the accuses Chase of covering for him; and Michelle plans to visit Tony in the hospital, so she has Gael, unaware of his terrorist connection, take over for her at CTU.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 12/2/2003
President Palmer must make a life-threatening decision regarding Jack. Meanwhile, Kim learns of her father's drug addiction; and Ryan Chappelle takes command of CTU.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 11/25/2003
In order to stop the release of the deadly virus, Jack starts a riot to break Ramon Salazar out of prison.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 11/18/2003
Jack confronts President Palmer about the need to negotiate with the terrorists but Palmer refuses since doing so would be tantamount to declaring open season on the American people.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 11/11/2003
Jack finds Kyle Singer's residence, but Kyle, unknowingly in possession of the deadly virus, is gone.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 11/4/2003
The hunt by Jack an Chase for one of Salazar's mid-level distributors puts them on the trail of an unsuspecting teen being used as a pawn.
Episode Guide

Day 3: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/28/2003
In the third season premiere, the story begins three years later as a corpse, which has succumbed to a lethal and highly contagious toxin, is dumped in a very public location.