Treasure hunter Darrell Miklos sets out to find shipwrecks originally spotted from space in 1963 by astronaut Gordon Cooper. He starts by meeting with legendary NASA engineers to prove that Gordon's theory was scientifically possible. Encouraged by what he learns, Darrell seeks out his first target in Campeche, Mexico. After plotting his exact location, Darrell dives into the Mexican waters with the hope of locating a shipwreck.
A new piece to an astronaut's treasure map could be worth billions, making Darrell Miklos a target for danger. With questions still unanswered, Darrell realizes that solving the mystery of Gordon's anomalies means he has to retrieve Gordon's master chart from his father. However, Darrell isn't certain that his father will be willing to part with such a valuable piece of the puzzle.
A billion-dollar wreck points Darrell Miklos in a new direction: Spain and Christopher Columbus' lost fleet. He heads to the Spanish Archives in Seville, Spain, to gather more proof that he's on the right track. He discovers that treasure-laden ships went down during the Columbus era in the specific area that he's focusing on based on Gordon's chart.
Treasure hunter Darrell Miklos finds the final piece to Gordon Cooper's code. Hiring a crew presents new danger as Darrell discloses his secret mission. Once they arrive on the survey boat and head out on the water, the magnetometer hits prove that they may be onto something big.
Following the Columbus trail, treasure hunter Darrell Miklos and his crew are diving on all of the magnetometer hits they've received so far. Darrell dives past the limits of his gear into extreme danger, but a huge discovery changes everything.
The discovery of a lifetime becomes a massive salvage operation for treasure hunter Darrell Miklos and his crew. Pulling up and verifying Columbus' anchor might be their biggest challenge yet. Once it's retrieved and placed on the barge for examination, Darrell's archaeologist confirms that the item dates back to Columbus' period. Darrell's entire journey has come to this point, and he realizes that Gordon's chart is indeed valid.