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Contemporary Historical Examination of Current Operations (CHECO) Reports of Southeast Asia (1961-1975) (039) Finding Aid

Item Number: 0390000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Project CHECO was begun in 1962 under the direction of the Air Force chief of staff to compile, document, analyze, and report on a timely basis the new tactics, forces, techniques, materials and methods being employed by the Air Force in Southeast Asia. The collection consists of 232 reports covering all major Air Force Operations during the Vietnam Conflict. These reports were produced from documentation at hand during the war and were the primary documents employed by the Air Force to evaluate its effectiveness in Vietnam. Please note that the Vietnam Archive owns one complete set of the microfilm for this collection (DS557.4 .C67) located in the basement of the Main Library.

Dates

  • 02 November 2001
  • Other: Majority of material found within 01 January 1954 to 31 December 1975

Biographical / Historical

The donation of this collection was made possible by Brigadier General Joseph Potter.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
1.5
Pages
2
Location(s)
D076.3A
  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.3A ]]
  • Box 2: [2] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.3B ]]

Inventory

  • Air Operations in the Khmer Republic, 1 December 1971-22 January 1973 - HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis (CHECO Report No. 132)
  • The Cambodian Campaign, 29 April-30 June 1970 - HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation (CHECO Report No. 52)
  • The Royal Laotion Air Force, 1954-1970 (U) - HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation (CHECO Report No. 185)
  • Command and Control 1965 - HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation, 15 December 1966 (CHECO Report No. 73)
  • USAF Operations in Laos 1 January 1970-30 June 1971 HQ PACAF with support of SAC, A Project Corona Harvest Study, 31 May 1972
  • Air Operations in Northern Laos 1 April-1November 1970, 15 January 1971 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis
  • Air War in Northern Laos 1 April-30 November 1971 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis, 22 June 1973
  • Air Operations in Northern Laos 1 Nov. 1970-1 Apr. 1971, 3 May 1971 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis
  • Lam Son 719 30 January-24 March 1971 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis
  • The Bolovens Campaign 28 July-28 December 1971 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis, May 8, 1974
  • USAF Operations from Thailand 1 January 1967 to 1 July 1968 HQ PACAF Directorate Tactical Evaluation
  • Rolling Thunder March-June 1965 HQ PACAF Tactical Evaluation Center 28 March, 1966
  • Rolling Thunder July 1965-December 1966 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Operation Junction City November 17, 1967 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • The Air War in Vietnam 1968-1969 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Khe Sanh (Operation Niagra) 22 January-31 March HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Khe Sanh (Operation Niagra) 22 January-31 March HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Kontum: Battle for the Central Highlands 30 March-June 10 1972 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis
  • Battle for An Loc 5 April-26 June 1972 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • The F-111 in Southeast Asia September 1972-January 1973 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis, Feb. 21, 1974
  • The Fall of Site 85 9 August 1968 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation CHECO Division
  • MAP to Aid Laos 1959-1972 25 June 1973 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation CHECO Division
  • The Defense of Attopeu 15 January 1971 HQ PACAF Tactical Evaluation Center PROJECT CHECO REPORT
  • RLG Military Operations and Activities in the Laotian Panhandle by Brig. Gen. Soutchay Vongsavanh
  • Impact of Geography on Air Operations in (U) 11 June 1970 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation CHECO Division
  • A Shau Valley Campaign Decmber 1968-May 1969 HQ PACAF Directorate Tactical Evaluation CHECO Division
  • Linebacker Operations September-December 1972 (U) Project CHECO Office of History HQ PACAF
  • Battle for An Loc 5 April-26 June 1972 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Second Defense of LIMA SITE 36 28 April 1967 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation, CHECO Division
  • Buffalo Hunter (U) 1970-1972 24 July 1973 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations Analysis CHECO/CORONA HARVEST DIVISION
  • The 1972 Invasion of Military Region I: Fall of Quang Tri and Defense of Hue 15 March 1973 HQ PACAF Directorate of Operations, Analysis CHECO/CORONA
  • Lucky Tiger Combat Operations 15 June 1967 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Air Response to the Tet Offensive 30 January-29 February, 1968 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Rolling Thunder January 1967-November 1968 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • The Defense of Saigon 14 December 1968 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • OV-10 Operations in SE Asia 15 September 1969 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Tiger Hound 6 September 1966 HQ PACAF Directorate, Tactical Evaluation
  • Air Operations in the Delta December 8, 1967
  • Assault Air Lift Operations (?) February 23, 1967
  • Tactical Airlift in SEA February 15, 1972
  • Arc Light June 1967 - December 1968
  • Army Aviation in RVN - A Case Study (U) July 11, 1970
  • Project CHECO Part I Summary by Donald F. Martin May 1964
  • Project CHECO Part V Air Operations by Donald F. Martin May 1964
  • Command and Control 1966 - 1968
  • Commando Vault (U) October 12, 1970
  • The Defense of Dak Seang February 15, 1971
  • Herbicide Operations in Southeast Asia July 1961 - June 1967
  • Interdiction in Route Package One, 1968 June 30, 1969
  • Interdiction in SEAsia November 1966 - October 1968
  • USAF Tactical Reconnaissance in Southeast Asia July 69 - June 71
  • USAF Search and Rescue in Southeast Asia 1961 - 66 October 24, 1966
  • USAF Search and Rescue in Southeast Asia July 1966 - November 1967
  • USAF Search and Rescue in Southeast Asia November 1967 - June 1969
  • The War in Vietnam January - June 1967
  • Linebacker: Overview of the First 120 Days September 27, 1973
  • The USAF Response to the Spring 1972 NVN Offensive: Situation and Redeployment
  • Search and Rescue Operations in SEA January 1, 1971 - March 31, 1972
  • The War in Vietnam 1966

Pub Credit Line
0390000000, Contemporary Historical Examination of Current Operations (CHECO) Reports of Southeast Asia (1961-1975), The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 02 Nov 2001 [Updated: 03 May 2019]