TITLE

Desert One

AUTHOR(S)
Greeley, Jim
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Airman;Apr2001, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the accident which led to the termination of the United States (U.S.) Armed Forces Desert One mission to rescue the hostages held by Iranian students in the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, Iran, from 1979 to 1981. Details on the rescue plan; Problems encountered by the rescue mission; Psychological effects of the accident to the survivors.
ACCESSION #
4691168

 

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