Hint: It wasn't just for relaxation.
A group of POW wives put the pressure to Washington by shinging a spotlight on their husbands’ suffering at the hands of the North Vietnamese
The RF-4C photo Phantom collected valuable intelligence over Vietnam’s battlefields and beyond, flying “alone, unarmed and unafraid”
The Douglas AD Skyraider wasn't pretty, but its pilots and maintenance crews dubbed it the Able Dog because of its handling and dependability. Some still regard it as "the best airplane ever made for close-in attack."
Skycranes provided a vital service during the war, and served with the U.S. Army Reserves for several decades
Author William M. Waddell presents a thoroughly illuminating, refreshingly balanced interpretation of the French war for Indochina.
A new infantry transport changed the nature of firefights in Vietnam—and for generations to come
The record for combat decorations in Vietnam
Before Pham Thanh Ngan became the first ace of the Vietnam War, 11 other pilots had claimed the same status