Two outstanding F-100 and F-105 fighter aircraft in Vietnam documentaries

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Winston

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Both free streaming on Amazon Prime.

As stated by pilots in both documentaries, high losses during ground support and bombing mission were due to insane rules of engagement set by micromanaging politicians while flying against an incredible Soviet and Chinese supplied air defense system in North Vietnam. I don't know what the "Robot Check" text is all about for the Amazon links.

Official Trailer for the documentary THUD PILOTS


Thud Pilot Song


Thud Pilots documentary [Amazon Prime - loads of war stories]


395 F-105 Combat Losses List [vast majority from AA gunfire]


HUN Pilots - Official Trailer


Hun [F-100] Pilots documentary [Amazon Prime - more great stories]

 
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