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Douglas C-47Douglas C-47
Douglas C-47

Troop carrier Douglas C-47s tow Waco CG-4A gliders during the invasion of France in June 1944. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Douglas C-47


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Posted: 6/13/2014

Phosphorus BombsPhosphorus Bombs
Phosphorus Bombs

The result of phosphorus bombs and how they worked on a Betty and a Zeke on Lakunai Field during the attack at Rabaul. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Phosphorus Bombs


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Posted: 5/6/2014

Beech AT-10Beech AT-10
Beech AT-10

Beech AT-10 Wichita. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Beech AT-10


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Posted: 2/25/2014

Beech AT-10Beech AT-10
Beech AT-10

Beech AT-10 Wichita. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Beech AT-10


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Posted: 2/25/2014

Beech AT-10Beech AT-10
Beech AT-10

Beech AT-10 Wichita. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Beech AT-10


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Posted: 2/25/2014

W53 Thermonuclear BombW53 Thermonuclear Bomb
W53 Thermonuclear Bomb

Maintenance personnel removing the Mk-6 re-entry vehicle from a Titan II missile. (U.S. Air Force photo)
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Posted: 1/24/2014

W53 Thermonuclear BombW53 Thermonuclear Bomb
W53 Thermonuclear Bomb

Launch of a Titan II missile. A W53 fit into the Mk-6 re-entry vehicle on top of the missile. (U.S. Air Force photo)
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Posted: 1/24/2014

SEA Signals IntelligenceSEA Signals Intelligence
SEA Signals Intelligence

The linguists and mission specialists who operated the airborne radio direction finding (ARDF) equipment were assigned to the 6994th Security Squadron of the USAF Security Service. (U.S. Air Force photo)
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Posted: 1/14/2014

SEA Signals IntelligenceSEA Signals Intelligence
SEA Signals Intelligence

An EC-47 crew included a pilot, co-pilot, flight engineer and mission specialists. (U.S. Air Force photo)
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Posted: 1/14/2014

SEA Signals IntelligenceSEA Signals Intelligence
SEA Signals Intelligence

The Air Force had two ground-based signals intelligence intercept sites at Danang, South Vietnam -- one at the air base and another, pictured here, on nearby “Monkey Mountain.” (U.S. Air Force photo)
SEA Signals ...


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Posted: 1/14/2014

Lockheed EC-121KLockheed EC-121K
Lockheed EC-121K

Specialized EC-121s -- like this EC-121K RIVET TOP -- listened in on radio calls between MiG fighters and their ground controllers. The EC-121 crew then passed on real-time warnings to U.S. pilots. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Lockheed EC-121K


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Posted: 1/14/2014

Boeing RC-135MBoeing RC-135M
Boeing RC-135M

Highly-capable RC-135s -- like this RC-135M COMBAT APPLE aircraft -- conducted communications and electronic intelligence. For most of the Southeas Asia War, unarmed RC-135s maintained a continuous, 24-hour orbit near the border of North Vietnam. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Boeing RC-135M


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Posted: 1/14/2014

    

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