A basic war story

Connelly, Stephen R.
May 1998
Flying Safety;May98, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p8
Recounts a war story about a US Air Force's mission to retrieve an F-4 jet fighter plane in Haiphong Harbor in the Chinese buffer zone during the Vietnam War. Mission's chances of success; Use of a hover coupler system to stabilize the helicopter that will be used in the rescue mission; Problems encountered by the rescue team during the mission.


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