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U.S. Army Helicopter Names in Vietnam
Language: en
Pages: 402
Authors: John Brennan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

The personal naming of military aircraft in the Vietnam War is not unique in American history. What is unique is the near total lack of documentation of the existence of those names on in-country Army helicopters during the 1961-'73 conflict in S. E. Asia. This book remedies that once and
United States Military Helicopters
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Michael Green
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-30 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

The helicopter came on the scene too late to play other than a minor role in the Second World War but by the Korean conflict the Bell H-13 Sioux, OH-23 Raven, and Sikorsky H–19 Chickasaw were in service.It was in Vietnam that the US military helicopters really came into their
U.S. Army Apache Helicopters and U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Forces
Language: en
Pages: 34
Authors: Brad Mason
Categories: Apache (Attack helicopter)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

"This paper examines the operational concept, which is not entirely novel, of U.S. Army Attack helicopters operating in concertt with USAF fighter aircraft. Joint Air Attack Team (JAAT) doctrine and tactics are well established and the practical joint employment of these systems has been provalent since the Vietnam War. Aerospace
Military Helicopters of the World
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Norman Polmar, Floyd D. Kennedy
Categories: Military helicopters
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: US Naval Institute Press

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American Military Helicopters and Vertical/Short Landing and Takeoff Aircraft Since 1941
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: E.R. Johnson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-18 - Publisher: McFarland

Over the past eight decades, developments in vertical lift aircraft--both helicopters and vertical/short takeoff and landing (V/STOL) planes--have given the American military unparalleled capabilities on the modern battlefield. The U.S. has led the world in vertical lift technologies with the help of some of the brightest minds in this field--Igor