"Correction: The Lavelle Case."

September 2010
Air Power History;Fall2010, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p51
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Correction: The Lavelle Case” which appeared in the August 7, 2010 issue of “The New York Times.” It reports that historical sources from the presidential archives of U.S. President Richard M. Nixon have cleared the 1972 military charges brought against U.S. Air Force General John D. Lavelle for ordering a series of bombings of North Vietnam targeting surface-to-air missile radar sites during the Vietnam War against the War's rules of engagement and and filing falsified reports.


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