TITLE

EC-121 Down!

AUTHOR(S)
Mobley, Commander Richard A.
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2001, Vol. 127 Issue 8, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the 1969 North Korean shoot-down of a United States Navy EC-121M reconnaissance aircraft off North Korea's shores. Motives of North Korea for shooting down the plane; Revision of the criteria for mission risk; Background to the flight of the EC-121.
ACCESSION #
4970025

 

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