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The VHPA Aviator (Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA))

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The VHPA Aviator (Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)) - Newsletter

The VHPA Aviator
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)
Citrus Heights, California
United States
General Note
2005- / Earlier Title: The VHPA Newsletter


  • Publication: May/June 2016

Table of Contents


LETTERS: Wonic #3 FROM John Shafer Aviator FO FROM Doug Neil From the VHPA staff at hq! FROM Sherry Rodgers Letter to the editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Sally Johnson Dear editor FROM James Reeves Web sites consolidated FROM Gary Roush Escape from darkness FROM Ben Bentley

FEATURES: Tank hunt in Cambodia BY Carl (Skip) Bell The most decorated flight crew in Vietnam: the story of Cherry Six Vietnamese-American still marvels at flying helicopter to freedom in 1975 BY Tom Paulu UH-1D s/n xxxxxxx Sept. 1968 162nd AHC Dong Tam, RVN BY LT Little

REUNION: An update on the 33rd reunion of the VHPA BY Mike Law A second shuttle route for Reno Reunion BY Mike Law Official schedule of events Quilters show and tell BY Kathleen Sherfey

VHPA CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: Georgia Chapter BY Bob Lanzotti Michigan Chapter BY Rich Deer Ohio River Chapter BY Robert Blair Oklahoma Chapter BY Tom Payne The Rocky MOuntain Chapter and the Helicopter War Museum BY Dale House Upper Midwest BY Richard Andersen Alamo Chapter Alaska Chapter BY Lynn Kile Florida Chapter BY Dr. Joe Ponds North Alabama BY Ralph Weber North Carolina Chapter BY Larry Pigg and Jerry Seago California Chapter North BY Dave Anderson Virginia Chapter BY Don Agren Southern California Chapter BY Sven Akesson South Missouri Chapter BY John Wilkinson

TAPS: Peter B. Adams - Delbert C. Belanger - Harold E. Caldwell - Calvin E. Coates - Gregory A. Corliss - Charles W. Cupp - Gary E. Dekay - Waldron W. Duncan - David S. Dyer - Robert H. Folstadt - John D. Harris - William A. Hutchinson - David G. Jayne - Virgil M. Laughlin - Michael D. Lazares - Richard D. McCraig - Clifford J. Mitchell - Kenneth E. Morrison - Craig D. Mossman - Alfred G. Nichols - Larry W. Nieuhr - Lee N. Potratz - Raymond J. Roalofs Jr. - Larry W. Self - Louis C. Stengel - John M. Tivnan - Frank W. Thompson - George I. Vadelnieks - Jack R. Watkins - Keith A. Young - Ronald D. Zec - Billy J. Aldred - Edward W. Baker - Robert S. Barsby - Orlando L. Busby - Jack M. Cherry - Edward E. Clark - Harold G. Clark - Gary K. Cline - Orlow B. Donaldson - Peter G. Dorland - Michael J. Friel - John F. Guilmartin - Breeden P. Hamer - Delmar W. Johnson - Donald M. MacWillie - Eddie Mason - Paul V. McGovern - Larry G. Miller - Paul H. Rigsby - John C. Roberson - Eugene W. Rosenthal - Nicholas E. Saunders - Jerry L. Shelby - Robert P. Simon - Alfred B. Tallman - John C. Urquart - Dennis S. Van Liew - Richard Villarreal - Rodney N. Whalen

BOOK REVIEWS: North flag BY John Penny Once upon a time in the 60s BY John Penny

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999Newsletter610812, Vietnam Center Collection, The Vietnam Center and Sam Johnson Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 04 Apr 2017 [Updated: 19 Apr 2017]