President Kirkman makes the difficult decision of sending Navy SEALs on a mission to capture Majid Nassar. While the mission is successful, Kirkman learns the heartbreaking news that Commander Max Clarkson was killed in the line of duty. When he goes to privately pay his respects, he meets one of the SEALs. What is said about the fate of Commander Clarkson? Watch this clip from Season 1, Episode 5: The Mission. Watch Designated Survivor WEDNESDAYS 10|9c on ABC.