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Lightning Operation (電光石火作戦 Denkōsekka Sakusen) is the ninth episode of Ultraman.


The monster Gabora awakens after an accident, and attacks uranium mines.





Home Media

  • Ultraman Volume 3 features episodes 9-12.
  • Ultraman Complete Series features all episodes.
  • The US DVD Release Ultraman Here He Comes From the Sky features episodes 1-10.


  • According to Tsuburaya Productions, the monster Pagos was meant to return in this episode, explaining why the police and other people knew about Gabora.
Ultraman Episodes
The Birth of Ultraman | Ultra Operation No.1 | Shoot the Invaders! | Science Patrol, Move Out | Five Seconds Before the Explosion | Secret of the Miloganda | The Coast Guard Command | The Blue Stone of Baradhi | The Lawless Monster Zone | Lightning Operation | The Mysterious Dinosaur Base | The Rascal from Outer Space | Cry of the Mummy | Oil S.O.S. | The Pearl Defense Directive | Terrifying Cosmic Rays | Science Patrol Into Space | Passport to Infinity | Brother from Another Planet | Demons Rise Again | Terror on Route 87 | Breach the Wall of Smoke | Overthrow the Surface | My Home Is Earth | The Undersea Science Center | Mystery Comet Tsuifon | The Prince of Monsters: Part 1 | The Prince of Monsters: Part 2 | Human Specimens 5 & 6 | The Challenge Into Subterra | Phantom of the Snow Mountains | Who Goes There? | The Endless Counterattack | The Forbidden Words | Present from the Sky | The Monster Graveyard | Don't Shoot, Arashi! | The Little Hero | The Spaceship Rescue Command | Farewell, Ultraman