The Adventures of a Helicopter Pilot: Flying the H-34 Helicopter in Vietnam for the United States Marine Corps
This is a spellbinding, firsthand account of what it resembled to pilot a Marine Corps H-34 helicopter in battle during "The Helicopter War" in Vietnam. As a new United States Naval Aviator with a plain 187.5 hours of helicopter flight experience, Second Lieutenant Bill Collier had lots of amazing journeys. Lots of were just a little bit too interesting, some were terrible as well as a couple of were frightening! Some were funny. This is the true tale of his experiences during his 13 months in the battle. Expense watched good friends die strongly as well as stood many times eye-to-eye and toe-to-toe with Death himself. Each time, Death flinched.