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Caribou Airlines A History of Usaf C-7A Caribou Operations in Vietnam - Tet Offensive - 1968

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ISBN-10: 1492266272

ISBN-13: 9781492266273

Edition: N/A

Authors: Pat Hanavan, M. T. Smith

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Caribou Airlines, Vol II is a detailed history of USAF C-7A operations in Vietnam in 1968. It is about aircrews, crew chiefs, maintenance officers, line chiefs, maintainers,phase inspection personnel, specialty shop personnel, supply personnel, personal equipment specialists, administration and operations personnel, commanders, staff personnel, etc. They made it possible to deliver the troops, guns, ammunition, rations, beer, soda, equipment, animals, etc. to hundreds of bases on the battlefields of Vietnam. The 483rd Tactical Airlift Wing and its squadrons were not an airline, per se. They were tasked with supporting Army and Marine units and other customers with air landed and air dropped…    
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Book details

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date: 8/27/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 430
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.97" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Pat Hanavan graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1958. He received the Marine Corps Association Prize for "Peleliu Pushover," judged to be the best research paper of 1958 on operational or doctrinal aspects of ground, air, or amphibious operations.He and Alicia, his wife of 54 years, raised four children (Patrick III, Cynthia, Michael, and Theresa). During his 20 years in the United States Air Force, he was a pilot, research and development engineer, maintenance officer, and logistics officer. His USAF assignments included the 55th Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, the 6570th Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory, Aeronautical Systems Division, the 535th Tactical Airlift…    

M.T. Smith is a freelance writer and children's theatre director dedicated to preserving the world's most vital resource--Imagination! At the tender age of five he first became aware of its depletion and immediately put himself on a strict but hefty diet of cartoons, video games, music and fantasy movies. After twenty-two years on this regiment, his levels of imagination had risen through the roof, leading him to study Musical Theatre at the University of Arizona, where he also received a B.A in Linguistics; then to the Actors Studio Drama School in New York City, where he received his MFA in Acting. He is currently teaching theater at Studio Three Triple Threat Academy in Gilbert, AZ, and…