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William B Ecker USN (ret.),Kenneth V. Jack,Michael Dobbs's Blue Moon over Cuba: Aerial Reconnaissance during the Cuban PDF

By William B Ecker USN (ret.),Kenneth V. Jack,Michael Dobbs

so much books at the Cuban Missile main issue inform the tale utilizing the memoirs of these who steered President Kennedy as he struggled to prevent international battle III. This booklet is the one recognized own account of the lead photographic reconnaissance squadron's scouting risky low-level operations, flying the supersonic RF-8A Crusader, in the course of the categorized Operation Blue Moon. Captain Ecker was once the commanding officer folks army mild Photographic Squadron sixty two (VFP-62, another way often called "Fightin' Photo”) in the course of the Cuban Missile challenge, a staff created for reconnaissance and aerial images, and consulted at the motion picture 13 Days, which incorporated dramatic scenes of his first venture over Cuba on October 23, 1962. Blue Moon over Cuba is an authoritative and entire account of the low-level reconnaissance that may be acknowledged to have helped JFK sidestep nuclear Armageddon.

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