Helicopter rescues of downed U.S. pilots inside Laos are now among the most dangerous of?
GV helicopter in flight.
CU interior crewmen look.
SCU rescued man winched into helicopter
SCU another man winched aboard (4 shots)
Air to ground view, helicopter returning.
SV and CU rescued pilots in helicopter
Initials DR.16 57 DR.17.11
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Background: Helicopter rescues of downed U.S. pilots inside Laos are now among the most dangerous of missions.
This film from official U.S. sources shows a hazardous recent rescue of two pilots. The mission cost no lives, but the helicopter was hit 15 times.