Christopher Robbins's Air America PDF

By Christopher Robbins

The terrific inside of tale of the world's so much impressive covert operation.

Air the USA - a mystery airline run via the CIA - flew missions nobody else might contact, from basic Claire Cennault's mythical Flying Tigers in WW II to 2 brutal many years cruising over the bomb-savaged jungles of Southeast Asia. Their pilots dared all and did all - a high-rolling, fast-playing bunch of has-beens and hellraisers whose motto used to be 'Anything, at any place, Anytime'. no matter if it was once providing nutrition and guns or spooks and opium, Air the USA was once the only airline the place you did not want reservations - only a hell of loads of braveness and a willingness to fly to the sour end.

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