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Special Bulletin No. 6 - US Army Helicopter Operations in South Vietnam (1963)

Item Number: 1390VI1616
 Moving Image
Language
English
Digital Object Type
Moving Image
Physical Location
I005.0
Number of Media
1
Format
16mm
Time - Hr:Min:Sec
23:59
Digitized in HD?
true

Dates

  • 1963

General Note / OCR

Color film with sound of one of the first DASPO team assignments of U.S. Army Advisors training in Vietnam with the use of helicopters. The film shows the use of the H-21(nicknamed the 'banana'), UH-1A and UH-1B armed helicopters. Also their use as MEDIVAC, machine gune and rocket power.

Pub Credit Line
1390VI1616, Chuck Abbott Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 03 Aug 2004 [Updated: 15 Mar 2017]