Vietnam War – Color, 1966: Air Strike – 250055-09 | Footage Farm Ltd



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[Vietnam War – Color, 1966: Air Strike, Second Reel. Mar66]
AtoA HA LS A-4E flying low, letting loose a Napalm bomb over a area already smoking along the canal; Napalm bomb goes off and the A-4E clears the area; PAN, showing the fireball from Napalm along the water”s edge; pull up from area. V
12:34:59 AtoA HA MLS Looking down over an A-4E on another run, flying over the water, firing four ZUNI rockets; PAN, showing area smoking along canal; huts are seen along canal’s edge.
12:35:39 AtoA HA MS A-4E in flight on its third run, flying over water and back over the land, streaking in on its attack; plane pulls up from the area; PAN down over the smoking area; no ordnance explosion on this run. 12:36:14 AtoA HA LS A-4E in flight over target area, letting loose another Napalm bomb which explodes on edge of land at turn of canal; PAN up away from fireball.
12:36:53 AtoA HA LS A-4E in flight on its fourth run, pulling up from the area; no ordnance seen used on this run.
12:37:13 AtoA HA MS A-3B, diving brakes shown, pulls up out of scene at the top; camera stays on area burning down below.
12:37:36 AtoA LS A-3B in flight flying very low; PAN down over area smoking at edge of canal; bomb goes off in target area.
12:38:21 AtoA HA LS A-3B on attack run; PAN over smoking, burning area; bomb goes off in the water at edge of canal.
Napalm Bomb; Vietnam War; Naval Aircraft; Color
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Ftge was taken by LCDR D.C. PAOLUCCI of VFP-63B, showing two Napalm and three Zuni rocket runs by VA-56 A-4E Skyhawk; three bomb runs by VAH-4B A-3B against a Viet Cong boat off-loading rice to a truck in the Delta river area.
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