Original Air Date: April 24, 2007
English Air Date: May 4, 2008
Directed By: Eiko Nishi
Written By: Toshiki Inoue
Episode 28: Impatience
Near suggests that he and Light cooperate to rescue Sayu. Soichiro takes the Death Note to the exchange point chosen by the kidnappers in Los Angeles, but Mello's men hijack the plane he is on and drop him off in the middle of the desert.
Light monitors his father via satellite, until he enters an underground facility.