Helicopters....Flying or Not.

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Viet Nam 1969
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The image seen here is the Viet Nam war in 1969. It is in the Americal Division at Chu Lai. This area was called the 'Rocket Pocket.' In this scene, the extraction helicopter has landed in the afternoon to pick up soldiers going in to base camp, mail going in, and empty water cans and hot chow mermite containers.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 26th August, 2009 15:58 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 26th August, 2009
Focal length: 39 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 64
Notes: The image was taken with the camera hand-held.
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