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Leslie W. Bays Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA015-97
Abstract Leslie Warren Bays was employed with Air America as a captain flying Helio Couriers. He began working with Air America April 26, 1966 and separated from the company November 20, 1974. His last duty station was in Saigon, the Republic of South Vietnam. The collection is composed of air navigation charts, maps, slides, data books, manuals, pilot's log, and a piece of a stone jar from the Plain of Jars.

Earl E. Bruce, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA057-01
Abstract Earl Edward Bruce, Jr. worked for Air America as a Flight Mechanic from September 20, 1966 through August 8, 1967, when he was killed due to an aircraft accident in Ban Thanteng, Laos.

Civil Air Transport and Air America Association Collection

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Identifier: CA089-87
Abstract The Civil Air Transport and Air America Association Collection is an artificial collection covering the involvement of the company in Southeast Asia, particularly during the Vietnam War and the Secret War in Laos.

Civil Air Transport (CAT)/Air America Small Collections

 Collection
Identifier: CA-Small Collections
Abstract The Civil Air Transport/Air America Small Collections is comprised of collections of material that are too small to warrant individual arrangement. It is an artificial collection containing one hundred and fifty-nine collections identified by the collection subject’s name.

Ed Eckholdt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA133-06
Abstract The Ed Eckholdt Collection primarily contains photographs of aircraft, locations, and people taken during the early 1960's.

Dudley W. Foster Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA056-00
Abstract Dudley Foster was the Chief of Security for Air America.

David W. Gaddie Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA021-04
Abstract David W. Gaddie was a fixed-wing instructor pilot for Civil Air Transport and Air America stationed in Bangkok and Japan.

Robert D. Hedrix Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA052-13
Abstract Robert D. Hendrix worked for Air America as a Senior First Officer stationed in Vientiane from December 22, 1964 through July 26, 1968, when he separated from the company.

James W. Hitner Collection

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Identifier: CA192-13
Abstract James Wilbur Hitner was a First Officer at Udorn, Thailand, from September 21, 1966 through November 5, 1973, when he separated from Air America.

Garry Jenkin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA049-94
Abstract Garry Jenkin was assigned with Air America in Long Tieng (LS 20A) as Communications Officer. This collection consists of photographs made in Laos, transcriptions of newspaper articles on Air America activities in Laos and Central America, and an invitation from the Royal Lao Army signed by Major General Vang Pao.

Brian K. Johnson Papers

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Identifier: CA052-94
Abstract Brian Keigh Johnson was an Assistant Chief Pilot, rotor wing, for Air America in Saigon from March 3, 1966 through October 1, 1974, when he resigned from the company.

Duane Keele Collection

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Identifier: CA041-86
Abstract Milton Duane Keele was a Captain for rotor wing aircraft for Air America in Udorn, Thailand from May 29, 1968 through December 31, 1973, when he separated from the company.

Dave Kouba Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA079-05
Abstract This collection contains scrapbooks, ephemera, lisitngs, and an interview associated with Dave Kouba's career with Air America.

Pat Landry Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA056-13
Abstract Lloyd C. "Pat" Landry was a Paramilitary Officer in the Special Activities Division of the Central Inteligence Agency (CIA) during the 1950s through 1970s. He trained members of the Hmong people in their fight against the communists in Northern Laos during the Vietnam War.

Joseph A. Lopes Collection

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Identifier: CA088-04
Abstract Joseph A. Lopes was a pilot with Air America in the 1970’s. In addition to his job as a pilot, Lopes became an active member of the Far East Pilots Association (FEPA). FEPA was a union formed by the pilots of Air America to represent their interests. In 1974, negotiations between Air America and FEPA broke down resulting in a strike by the Air America Pilots.

Bob Mc Cauley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA147-87
Abstract Bob McCauley worked as a pilot for Air America for six years, spending a great deal of time in South Vietnam and Laos.

Bob McFarlin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA075-00
Abstract Bob McFarlin was a pilot and employee of Air America.

Jon C. Merkel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA005-95
Abstract Jon C. Merkel was a pilot with Air America. On Feburary 12th, 1970 he was killed by hostile ground fire near Tha Lin Noi, Laos.

Harold F. Miller Papers

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Identifier: CA068-13
Abstract Harold F. Miller was employed by Air America.

Clyde Morehouse Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA071-13
Abstract Clyde Morehouse was employed by Air America.

Gayle L. Morrison Collection

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Identifier: CA034-95
Abstract Gayle Morrison is a scholar and academic whose research subjects include the Hmong people of Laos. The Hmong were important allies of the American forces fighting in Laos during the Vietnam War, and were connected to Air America operations.

Elmer Munsell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA062-13
Abstract Elmer Munsell flew for CAT/Air America, Air Asia, and Air Ventures in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War.

Charles E. Nickles Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA086-89
Abstract Captain Charles Nickles served with Air America from 1964-1968 in both Laos and South Vietnam. He flew C-47 transport planes and logged over 2,300 hours in South East Asia.

John D. Pearson, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA072-13
Abstract John D. Pearson, Jr. was a fixed-wing aircraft pilot employed by Air America and Air Asia during the Vietnam War.

Allen W. Rich Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA085-13
Abstract Allen Rich served with Air America as a Senior Flight Officer, flying fixed wing aircraft, from May 9, 1962 until his resignation from the company on May 11, 1968.

Thomas H. Sullivan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA044-03
Abstract Thomas H. Sullivan was the Manager of Flight Operations at Vientiane, Laos for Air America from September 1, 1968 through June 20, 1974, when he left the company. The collection contains location indicator, forms documents, books, clippings, manuals and radio units.

Henry C. Watters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA033-91
Abstract Contains photographs of the Chinese New Year, Long Chieng, LS-272 and log books.

Dr. Charles L. Weldon, M.D. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA004-05
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, reports, maps, and drafts for a book, photographs, articles, and newsletters primarily pertaining to Laos.

Marvin V. Wingrove Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA012-10
Abstract The collection contains audio tapes of TET Offensive, moving images 8mm film of Jack Kelly, clippings, and slides from the Vietnam War.

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