Publisher: History and Museums Division Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps; 1st edition (1978)
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initially released in 1978, this background lines the advance of helicopters within the Marine Corps from 1962 to 1973 and is the second one in a chain of 2 volumes which among them hide the tale of Marines and helicopters from 1946 to the current. within the interval lined by means of this quantity, the Marines finally obtained helicopters absolutely in a position to conducting an amphibious vertical attack, they usually additional elaborated their helicopter doctrines and strategies. within the Vietnam warfare, pilots and machines met and surmounted the try of tangible wrestle. The documentary foundation for this monograph was once basically the authentic files of the Marine Corps and army division, yet substantial use was once made from interviews and correspondence with key participants considering all levels of helicopter improvement.