Vietnam War, Bien Hoa AB – 250053-01 | Footage Farm Ltd



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[1967 – Vietnam War, Bien Hoa AB, Crew Chief Door Gunner (UH-1Bs), 21May-10Jun67]
Slate: 21May67 AV’s from behind door gunner on UH-1B low over jungle trees; over farms strafing, rocket firing over wooded area; door gunner firing.
08:01:11 View past pilot or co-pilot w/ smoke marker visible. Views of rice paddies, river.
08:02:20 Parked UH-1B helicopter gunships w/ rockets, MCU.
08:02:59 10Jun67 Strafing; other UH-1Bs, smoke, craters. Explosions. View returning to airbase, landing
Crew out, remove flak jackets.
08:05;54 10Jun67 Pilot or navigator in air looking at map. CUs gunners. Checking map. Strafing runs. CU door gunner firing machine gun.
08:08:52 POV from front low over farm fields, circling; firing on farm buildings. House roof set on fire.
08:09:44 Crew on ground checking for damage from ground fire. CUs.
08:10:48 Gunners loading ammunition aboard UH-1B.
08:11:13 Pilot & co-pilot, CUs controls, sighting device. Door gunner firing; other UH-1Bs. Stafing runs.
08:15:45 Door gunner firing, gives thumbs up signal. GOOD.
08:16:16 – 08:16:31 Slug & dark.
08:16:31 Parked UH-1B behind sandbags, crew inspecting UH-1B & Minigun on landing gear brace, gunners load M-60 machine guns. Pilots don flak vests, get into cockpit. UH-1B rotor starting to turn.
Fighting; Battle; 1960s;
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