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    U.S. AIRCRAFT IN VIETNAM RECENTLY AIRLIFTED A DETACHMENT OF VIETNAMESE TROOPS TO AN OBJECTIVE IN?

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    C-123's loading troops, take off, troops parachute down, C-123 lands at unimproved dirt airstrip.




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    Background: U.S. AIRCRAFT IN VIETNAM RECENTLY AIRLIFTED A DETACHMENT OF VIETNAMESE TROOPS TO AN OBJECTIVE IN THE JUNGLE. THE VIETNAMESE TROOPS BEING LOADED AND PARACHUTING WERE IDENTIFIED AS "JUNGLE TRAINED RAIDERS OF THE VIETNAMESE ARMY HEADING FOR CONTACT WITH THE ENEMY."
    THE CARGO PLANES WERE AMERICAN C-123'S OF THE U.S. AIR FORCE; THE SINGLE ENGINED FIGHTERS PLANE, A T-28 OF THE VIETNAMESE AIRFORCE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA57VMLLYFOH3LNKZGPUZY37Y6V
    Media URN:
    VLVA57VMLLYFOH3LNKZGPUZY37Y6V
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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