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Photo of RA-5C Vigilante on the USS Kitty Hawk.

Some great photos from Brad Jones
Aboard the USS Kitty Hawk, Tonkin Gulf, Yankee station off of Viet Nam

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Here's an RA5C Vigilante landing on the deck of the USS Kitty Hawk Aircraft Carrier

Photo from Brad Jones
 stationed aboard the USS Kitty Hawk

the start of the viet nam war ordered by president johnson

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Click Here's an RA5C Vigilante landing on the deck of the USS Kitty Hawk Aircraft Carrier

When: January 1968
Where: Aboard USS Kitty Hawk (CVA-63)
Location: On Yankee Station - Tonkin Gulf, North Vietnam
Who: RVAH-11 Checkertails (NAS Sanford, Florida)

Aircraft: RA-5C Vigilante

He'll have to really bounce to miss the first wire! Great touch.

Check out his shadow, too!




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Modern nose art from such aircraft as B-1Bs, B-52s, F-111s, C-135s, KC-10s, fighters, etc. In most cases, the artwork has since been removed from the aircraft, making this book an important record for the model builder and historian. 450 photos, 128 pgs., 9"x 12", sfbd.

0004178HSPACE=10 VSPACE=10 BORDER=2 height=147 width=200 align=LEFT>B - 52 Stratofortress in Action 
(Aircraft, No 130) 
Larry Davis
Published 1993 

The B-52, known by both its official name, Stratofortress, and by the acronym BUFF (meaning not printable here!), has been the airborne leg of the U.S. strategic triad for more than 40 years. Here is its history with 125 photos and several 3-view drawings. Covers Vietnam, the Gulf... even work for NASA. 58 pgs., 8 color profiles, 11"x 8¼", sfbd.
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