By Christopher Robbins

ISBN-10: 0399122079

ISBN-13: 9780399122071

ISBN-10: 190805901X

ISBN-13: 9781908059017

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

Air the US - a mystery airline run through the CIA - flew missions nobody else could contact, from normal 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'. even if it used to be providing foodstuff and guns or spooks and opium, Air the USA was once the single airline the place you did not desire reservations - only a hell of loads of braveness and a willingness to fly to the sour end.

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