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US Navy and Marine Corps Airplanes at Naval Air Facility el Centro, 2014 Calendar By Brian Lockett
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A dozen photos of US Navy and Marine Corps airplanes flying at Naval Air Facility el Centro. Aircraft pictured include: Blue Angels McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18C Hornets Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet BuNo... More > 166681 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18D Hornet BuNo 164058 Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet BuNo 166982 Grumman EA-6B Prowler BuNo 164402 McDonnell-Douglas T-45C Goshawk BuNo 167096 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18A Hornet BuNo 163158 Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet BuNo 165672 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18D Hornet BuNo 164228 Grumman EA-6B Prowler BuNo 158815< Less
US Navy and Marine Corps Airplanes at Naval Air Facility el Centro, 2015 Calendar By Brian Lockett
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A dozen photos of US Navy and Marine Corps airplanes flying at Naval Air Facility el Centro. Aircraft pictured include: Blue Angels McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18C Hornets, Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet BuNo... More > 166681, McDonnell Douglas F/A-18D Hornet BuNo 164058, Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet BuNo 166982 Grumman EA-6B Prowler BuNo 164402, McDonnell-Douglas T-45C Goshawk BuNo 167096, McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18A Hornet BuNo 163158 Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet BuNo 165672, McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18D Hornet BuNo 164228, and Grumman EA-6B Prowler BuNo 158815< Less
Close Air Support and the Battle for Khe Sanh By Lieutenant Colonel Shawn P. Callahan, United States Marine Corps
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In the 77 days from 20 January to 18 March of 1968, two divisions of the North Vietnamese Army (NVA) surrounded a regiment of U.S. Marines on a mountain plateau in the northwest corner of south... More > Vietnam known as Khe Sanh. The episode was no accident; it was in fact a carefully orchestrated meeting in which both sides got what they wanted. The north Vietnamese succeeded in surrounding the Marines in a situation in many ways similar to Dien Bien Phu, and may have been seeking similar tactical, operational, and strategic results. General William C. Westmoreland, the commander of the joint U.S. Military Assistance Command Vietnam, meanwhile, sought to lure the NVA into the unpopulated terrain around the 26th Marines in order to wage a battle of annihilation with air power. In this respect Khe Sanh has been lauded as a great victory of air power, a military instrument of dubious suitability to much of the Vietnam conflict.< Less
U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and MATS Aircraft Lost During the Korean War By Douglas E. Campbell
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Within these pages are listed more than 1,140 U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and Military Air Transport Service (MATS, a unified joint command of Navy and Air Force aircraft and personnel) aircraft... More > lost during the Korean War. These aircraft were spread across 19 different ships, 126 different squadrons, by 12 aircraft manufacturers building nearly 60 different types and variants to fly into war. The information on dates lost, aircraft type and manufacturer, Bureau Numbers, ship or base assigned, squadron attached, and fate of the pilot and crew, are here. Chapter 1 is a subset of all the information organized by ship attached; Chapter 2 is a subset organized by squadron attached; Chapter 3 is the entire set organized by manufacturer and variant with stories attached to some of the specific aircraft lost.< Less
U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and MATS Aircraft Lost During the Korean War By Douglas E. Campbell
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The Korean War was the first war in which jet aircraft played a central role. Once-formidable fighters such as the F4U Corsair relinquished their air superiority roles to a new generation of faster... More > jet fighters. Within these pages are listed more than 1,140 U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and Military Air Transport Service (MATS) aircraft lost during the Korean War. These aircraft were spread across 19 different ships, 126 different squadrons, by 12 aircraft manufacturers building nearly 60 different types and variants to fly into war. The information on dates lost, aircraft type and manufacturer, Bureau Numbers, ship or base assigned, squadron attached, and fate of the pilot and crew, are here. Chapter 1 is a subset of all the information organized by ship attached; Chapter 2 is a subset organized by squadron attached; Chapter 3 is the entire set organized by manufacturer and variant with stories attached to some of the specific aircraft lost.< Less
NAS Squantum: The First Naval Air Reserve Base By Marc Frattasio
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This is the story of NAS Squantum, a nearly-forgotten naval air station that was located in Quincy, Massachusetts from 1917 to 1953 on the site of modern Marina Bay. NAS Squantum was the first naval... More > air reserve air base and in most respects is the place where the naval air reserve training program really began. This book tells the complete history of NAS Squantum in 431 pages of informative text and 594 illustrations (including nearly every kind of aircraft assigned to the base). The book also covers the civilian aviation heritage of the Squantum peninsula including the Harvard-Boston Aero Meets of 1910 and 1911, the Intercollegiate Glider Meet, the Boston Air Meet of 1912, the B.F. Sturtevant company's flight test and training center, the Massachusetts School for Naval Air Service, the Dennison Airport, etc., and covers the Navy's WWI era Victory Plant shipyard too. This book will be of great interest to anybody who is interested in the history of aviation, naval aviation, or Massachusetts state history.< Less
NAS Squantum: The First Naval Air Reserve Base By Marc Frattasio
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This is the story of NAS Squantum, a nearly-forgotten naval air station that was located in Quincy, Massachusetts from 1917 to 1953 on the site of modern Marina Bay. NAS Squantum was the first naval... More > air reserve air base and in most respects is the place where the naval air reserve training program really began. This book tells the complete history of NAS Squantum in 431 pages of informative text and 594 illustrations (including nearly every kind of aircraft assigned to the base). The book also covers the civilian aviation heritage of the Squantum peninsula including the Harvard-Boston Aero Meets of 1910 and 1911, the Intercollegiate Glider Meet, the Boston Air Meet of 1912, the B.F. Sturtevant company's flight test and training center, the Massachusetts School for Naval Air Service, the Dennison Airport, etc., and covers the Navy's WWI era Victory Plant shipyard too. This book will be of great interest to anybody who is interested in the history of aviation, naval aviation, or Massachusetts state history.< Less
Hearts For Our Wounded Warriors By Denna' M.
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WWII: Letters to Mother By John Hildreth Atkins, Sgt. Leighton E. Anderson Jr.
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This is a collection of letters which follow a Marine from recruitment through basic and on into advanced training in aviation mechanics. He goes on to become a pilot in the United States Marines Air... More > Service. A private look at an unusual man. Covers March 1943 through May 1945.< Less
WWII: Letters to Mother By Sgt. Leighton E. Anderson Jr., John Hildreth Atkins
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This is a collection of letters which follow a Marine from recruitment through basic and on into advanced training in aviation mechanics. He goes on to become a pilot in the United States Marines Air... More > Service. A private look at an unusual man. Covers March 1943 through May 1945.< Less