Vietnam War: 187th Assault Helicopter Company Activities 250185-01 | Footage Farm



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24Dec69 – 03Jan70
Slate: 29Dec69 Ninh 187th Hel assault Co & area. SP/5 Andescavage.
12:00:09 CU pan entrance sign: Ye Holy Land.
12:00:26 LS, truck crane w/ men working; CU maintenance crew bare to the waist in the sun, work on transmission of helicopter.
12:02:44 Slate 29Dec69. Tay Ninh. CU hands on crane controls. Crane lifts transmission out of helicopter.
12:05:19 Slate 29Dec69. Plane taxiing / taking off. CU, crew removes parts.
12:08:02 CU Thailand troops board helicopter w/ equipment in field.
12:08:29 Aerial of landing approach to fire support base (FSB) w/ purple flares smoking.
12:08:52 Men on ground loading boxes, gear onto helicopter (slow motion).
12:09:28 Aerial of large cleared base.
12:09:57 Men loading duffle bags & gear. Brief aerial over Huey on ground w/ rotor turning.
12:10:43 Int. shots in helicopter, slight film shutter / gate problem. Air to air of UH-1D, jungle, clearing w/ purple flares & troops nearby (shutter problem).
12:11:38 CU door gunner mans M-60 machine gun in helicopter, Huey alongside; land & river below. CU, pilot.
12:13:01 Air-to-air, helicopter in flight high; low over smoke-filled terrain. Troops run out of helicopter.
12:14:05 Air-to-air, two Hueys in flight. Hueys in flight at sunset. GOOD.
Vietnam War; Aircraft; Aviation;
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