New PDF release: A History of USAF C-7A Operations in Vietnam Vol. 3: Ben Het

By Col Pat Hanavan Jr (USAF),Lt Gen John M. Nowak (USAF)

Caribou airways is a close heritage of USAF C-7A operations in Vietnam. it really is approximately aircrews, team chiefs, upkeep officials, line chiefs, section inspection body of workers, maintainers, strong point store group of workers, provide team of workers, own gear experts, commanders, employees group of workers, and so forth. They made it attainable to carry troops, rations, weapons, ammunition, beer, apparatus, animals, soda, and so forth. to 1000s of bases at the battlefields of Vietnam. The 483rd Tactical Airlift Wing and its devices weren't an airline, in keeping with se. They have been tasked with aiding military and Marine devices and different consumers with air-landed and air dropped offers utilizing pre-defined, emergency, and opportune sorties to entrance line destinations the place the offers have been wanted. The heritage of the army Advisory Command, Vietnam (MACV); C-7A Caribou organization newsletters; citations of awards and undefined; and private tales of these concerned give you the context for this book.

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