Accession Number : ADA586313


Title :   Project CHECO Southeast Asia Report. The USAF Helicopter In SEA


Corporate Author : PACIFIC AIR FORCES HICKAM AFB HI CHECO DIV


Personal Author(s) : Nelson, Donald W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a586313.pdf


Report Date : 04 Dec 1968


Pagination or Media Count : 101


Abstract : This report surveys the role of the USAF helicopter in Southeast Asia from 1961 to 1968, The main objective is to show how the USAF employed its helicopters in Southeast Asia (SEA), ranging from Search and Rescue missions to airlift support for highly classified Special Operations of 7th Air Force and MACV. Attention is directed to the types of helicopters used, and the units which employed Air Force helicopters to support their missions.


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE OPERATIONS , *HELICOPTERS , AIRLIFT OPERATIONS , LESSONS LEARNED , MILITARY HISTORY , MISSIONS , SEARCH AND RESCUE , SOUTHEAST ASIA , VIETNAM WAR


Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE