U.S. National Archives
U.S. National ArchivesPublic Domain ArchiveNot developed or endorsed by NARA.
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
Combat controllers hide behind a drop zone as one of them coordinates with airdropping C-130 Hercules aircraft on the radio during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base, Korea, for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Combat controllers hide behind a drop zone as one of them coordinates with airdropping C-130 Hercules aircraft on the radio during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base, Korea, for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

  • save_altThumbnail200x200
  • save_altSmall640x423
  • save_altMedium1024x677
  • save_altLarge1600x1057
  • save_altOriginal2860x1890
description

Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK

Base: Kwang Ju Air Base

Country: Korea

Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

date_range

Date

14/09/1980
create

Source

The U.S. National Archives
copyright

Copyright info

No known copyright restrictions

Exploreexercise purple duck

Exploreoperation readiness maneuvers

Explorecombat controllers