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Fall of Long Tieng, Laos (LS 20), and rescue of Milestone 516 February 6-7, 1970

Item Number: 1768AU2607
 Audio
Language
English
Digital Object Type
Audio
Physical Location
D147.1C
Number of Media
1
Format
Cassette
Time - Hr:Min:Sec
2:05:44

Dates

  • Existence: 06 February 1970

General Note / OCR

Radio traffic from the 7th Airborne Command and Control Squadron based at Udorn RTAFB recorded by Fed Apgar, Airborne Intelligence Officer on ABCCC (Airborne Command, Control and Communication), call sign Alley Cat.

Side A is a recording of the fall of Long Tieng, Laos (LS 20, or Lima Site 20) with contributions from Forward Air Controllers (FACs) Hilltop, Alleycat, Spooky, Blind Bat, Kneecap, and White Rose.

Side B is a recording of the rescue of Milestone 516, a U.S. Navy A6A, on February 6 and 7, 1970.

Pub Credit Line
1768AU2607, Jim Stanitz Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 05 Sep 2013 [Updated: 26 Feb 2019]