Eighth Aerial Port Squadron, USAF in Vietnam

 Captain Don Horton's photos 1972

8th APS Mobility & Aerial Delivery Sections

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Captain Horton was in charge of 8th APS
Combat Control, Aerial Delivery & Mobility Operations
during 1972.

Don retired from the U.S.A.F. and stayed in close touch with Capt (Lt. Col.) Ray Rubel until Ray's death in November of 2011.

Below are some of Don's photos from 1972.

Plaque awarded to Capt. Don "Raindrop" Horton, 1972



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Song Be, Vietnam, 1972  C-130 Takeoff
C-130 Take off from Song Be, 1972

Song Be, Vietnam, 1972  Combat Control Team communicates with aircraft
Combat Control Team Communicates with Aircraft
 Song Be, Summer, 1972

Plaque awarded to Captain Don "Raindrop" Horton, 1972
Plaque awarded to Captain Don "Raindrop" Horton - August, 1972



Tan Son Nhut - Bomb Dump - June 1972
Tan Son Nhut - Bomb Dump - June 1972
photo 1
Tan Son Nhut - Bomb Dump - June 1972
Tan Son Nhut - Bomb Dump - loading C-130 for Air Drop - June 1972
photo 2

Tan Son Nhut - Closeup photo of crew at Bomb Dump - June 1972
Tan Son Nhut - Closeup photo of crew from photo above.



Tan Son Nhut - C-130 at Bomb Dump - June 1972
  Tan Son Nhut - C-130 at Bomb Dump - June 1972.
photo 3

Tan Son Nhut - Closeup photo of crew at Bomb Dump - June 1972
Tan Son Nhut - Closeup photo of crew from photo above.



Tan Son Nhut - Loading Aerial Delivery Pallets at TSN Bomb Dump - June 1972
Tan Son Nhut - Loading Aerial Delivery Pallets at TSN Bomb Dump - June 1972.
photo 4

Tan Son Nhut - Loading Aerial Delivery Pallets at TSN Bomb Dump - June 1972
Tan Son Nhut - Loading Aerial Delivery Pallets at TSN Bomb Dump - June 1972.
photo 5


Tan Son Nhut - Loading Aerial Delivery Pallets at TSN Bomb Dump - June 1972
Hayes & Sims - Loading Aerial Delivery Pallets at TSN Bomb Dump - June 1972.
photo 6




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