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Aircraft of the Vietnam war

Lou Drendel

Aircraft of the Vietnam war

a pictorial review

by Lou Drendel

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Published by Aero in Fallbrook, Ca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airplanes, Military.,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lou Drendel.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17970820M
    ISBN 10816865516
    LC Control Number79113405

    a conventional war against tenacious jungle insurgents. “We had the wrong airplanes, the wrong weapons and the wrong training for that kind of war,” says retired fighter pilot Dick Anderegg, who flew combat missions in Vietnam and recently retired as director of the U.S. Air Force History and Museums Program.


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