- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: September 9, 1999
From dogfights in Phantoms to B-52 carpet-bombing raids, get an up-close look at the AIR WAR IN VIETNAM.
It was the war that saw the helicopter transformed into a full-fledged weapon. It was also the first conflict in which the USA deployed weapons like the B-52 bomber and F-4 Phantom.
From the training grounds to the cockpit, AIR WAR IN VIETNAM is an all-encompassing examination of the strategies, planes, pilots and battles that marked the Southeast Asian conflict. Extensive combat footage captures everything from high-altitude dogfights with Soviet-built MiG fighters to the awesome destruction of the carpet-bombing raids that leveled countless miles of the Vietnamese countryside. Hear from the pilots who flew these deadly missions, and get an up-close look at the planes that they commanded.
From mission planning to the drama of bringing a damaged plane back to safety, AIR WAR IN VIETNAM is a must-see video for all military and aviation buffs.