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Mans in The American of air raids weather or to take advantage of good weather date of D-Day for the Allied attack Normandy, France, the on the Ger- greatest military' operation ever mounted, was decided by weather consideration. In the Pacific theater, the Japanese took advantage of an extensixc storm zone in the Pacific to conceal the approach of their aircraft carriers to Pearl the ending of Harbor World War II in December, 1941, and basically, with Japan came with the weather- 61 determined timing of the dropping of the atomic bomb.

No group within MAC, though, provides more specialized and vital assistance in a natural or man-made disaster than the highly —the airmen trained personnel described in the following chapter and women 40 of MAC's Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadrons. CHAPTER 3 rr That Others May Live Deep within Viet by enemy hoping in, eopters fire Cong territory, an American pilot during the \^ietnam War. The enemv Responding to rescue the to the pilot's a IIII-3E Jolly Mayday heli- signal are A-1 Skyraiders Green Giant helicopter Airman Duane Hackney, screen, down man.

Using Ver\^ in High Frequency Cuba and Mexico, radio, limited to a few they got clearance to line-of-sight stations fly to Florida. Flying blind in high cirrus clouds, their Hercules was hit bv lightning and their at dome McCoy With protector for the radar burned. They managed to land Air Force Base, Florida. radar repaired, the original crew took their Hercules once more, hunting the eye of Camille. Winds up over 200 miles per hour now could be determined by the deeply wind-furrowed sea below.

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