During the Vietnam war how did soldiers get from the ships to the land past the heavily mined beaches without suffering any casualties?
#29467. Asked by taffy. (Mar 10 03 2:06 PM)
Had an interesting time trying to find out, Taffy. Not found a definitive answer but US troops seem to have used helicopter landings very frequently and also experimented with air-cushioned vehicles in the late sixties.
Mar 10 03, 10:20 PM
well done Stew ,it was the first time that hovercraft had been used in war
Mar 11 03, 2:22 PM
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