Rayford Steele has been left behind in The Rapture, but he still has things to do. He runs a secret plane transportation system with the help of friends and other pilots. He is one of many main characters.
The story has three main groups. A group at home, In California, The Group at the secret airport, and a small group in Jerusalem. Each location is very important in plays a key role throughout the story.
It is 2 am, and I am still up reading. Every night, I spend multiple hours reading, and am on book nine of a great series.