South Vietnamese Air Force

The dogfight where US Navy A-1 Skyraider attack aircraft scored 1 confirmed and 2 probable MiG Kills

The dogfight where US Navy A-1 Skyraider attack aircraft scored 1 confirmed and 2 probable MiG Kills

The A-1 Skyraider The “Able Dog” or “Spad,” as the A-1 Skyraider was called, earned its stellar reputation as one… Read More

4 days ago

When China took control of the Paracel Islands after defeating South Vietnam (The US did not lend help to the South Vietnamese)

Paracel Islands had been claimed by South Vietnam and China since the departure of the French from their Indochina colony… Read More

6 months ago

This Cool Photo features the Impressive Ordnance Load Carried by an A-1 Skyraider during a Sandy Mission

The A-1's 12 outer wing stations were able to carry 500-lb class stores. The two Inboard Stations (commonly called stubs)… Read More

4 years ago

This VNAF Chinook’s pilot jumped out of his CH-47A after having saved his family. And he made it out alive.

Maj Ba Van Nguyen managed to disembark his passengers. He then distanced and jumped out of the cockpit of his… Read More

6 years ago

That time a South Vietnamese O-1 Bird Dog landed aboard USS Midway

Landing the Bird Dog on the deck of carrier without a tailhook was no easy task. Nevertheless Maj Ly Bung… Read More

6 years ago

A QUICK LOOK AT THE IMPORTANT ROLE PLAYED BY USAF A-1 SKYRAIDERs IN VIETNAM

The main missions performed by the Skyraider during the Vietnam Conflict had been CAS to ground forces and protection to… Read More

7 years ago