Yankee Air Pirates: U.S. Air Force Uniforms and Memorabilia of the Vietnam War: Vol 1: Command and Control, Tactical Control, Forward Air Control, Res Hardback
This book offers a highly detailed look at United States Air Force uniforms and equipment as used during the Vietnam War.
This comprehensive book -- the first of a multi-volume set -- presents hundreds of Air Force named items in over 900 full colour photographs, giving the reader a precise insight and reference covering fifty-eight Air Force units.
Flight suits, utility shirts, jungle jackets, headgear, insignia, weapons, plaques, souvenir lighters, and many theatre-made items are featured to illustrate the history of both flying and ground units.
Topics covered in this initial volume are: Command & Control, Tactical Control, Forward Air Control, Rescue, Electronic Warfare, and Air Police / Security Police units.
An extensive chapter offers a detailed review of uniforms, headgear, and footwear, referenced by model and date.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 328 pages, 900+ colour photos
- Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/05/2013
- Category: Military history
- ISBN: 9780764343377