• Short Summary

    Planes from the aircraft carrier Independence, using missiles and bombs, successfully attacked communications facilities in North Viet Nam.

  • Description

    Planes from the aircraft carrier Independence, using missiles and bombs, successfully attacked communications facilities in North Viet Nam.

    Official film, just released, shows three raids, planes swooping over targets, hits being scored.

    The first mission shown in the film was carried out 29 August against facilities at VanHoi in North Viet Nam, Bullypup air-to-ground missiles were fired into railroad boxcars.

    Then on the next day "Skyhook" planes from the same squadron struck again, using Zuni rockets against other boxcars and warehouses in a railroad station at Quivinh.

    The same squadron was out again 31 August striking at radar sit on a hill on Vachlong Island.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEB1722C56ML5TE27KN37QX7XN
    Media URN:
    VLVAEB1722C56ML5TE27KN37QX7XN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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