Vietnam War Gunships (1955-1975)
The Vietnam War turned into a very asymmetric conflict in short order, forcing warplanners to devise all new types of attack platforms.There are a total of 11 Vietnam War Gunships (1955-1975) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.
The Bell UH-1 as a helicopter gunship excelled in its given over-battlefield role when pressed into service over Vi...
The Douglas AC-47 Spooky began the long-running line of fixed-wing transport-to-gunship conversions for the United ...
The Douglas C-47 Skytrain was perhaps the most famous of the many transport aircraft employed during World War 2 - ...
The Fairchild C-119 proved to be a tremendous post-war performer in the transport and gunship roles....
The Lockheed AC-130 is a special-mission gunship variant of the storied C-130 Hercules high-wing transport....
The storied Lockheed C-130 Hercules has become a proven and highly versatile tactical transport aircraft....
Use of the Mil Mi-8 Hip was worldwide with the type being utilized in its military and civilian guises....
The awkward-looking Piasecki H-21 Workhorse series of tandem-rotor transport helicopters was aptly-nicknamed the Fl...
The Sikorsky H-34 Choctaw served with the USAF, US Army, USMC, USN and the USCG during its tenure in American hands...