New PDF release: A-6 Intruder Units of the Vietnam War (Combat Aircraft)

By Rick Morgan,Jim Laurier

ISBN-10: 1849087555

ISBN-13: 9781849087551

Designed within the years following the Korean conflict after which synthetic for over 30 years beginning in 1960, the A-6 quick grew to become the main able assault plane within the US Navy's sturdy. the 1st squadron, VA-75, made its preliminary deployment at once into strive against in south-east Asia in 1965, and, over the subsequent 8 years, ten US army and 4 Marine Intruder squadrons could behavior wrestle operations all through Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. After preliminary difficulties and a excessive loss fee, the sort proved itself past all doubt because the Naval prone' top evening and foul-weather platform, really in the course of the region's infamous monsoon season. The A-6 Intruder grew to become a real vintage of naval aviation over the skies of North Vietnam however the rate used to be excessive as sixty nine Intruders have been misplaced in wrestle to all factors throughout the conflict. This paintings tells the whole tale of those airplane in wrestle throughout the Vietnam War.

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