By Christopher Robbins
The very good within tale of the world's so much amazing covert operation.
Air the US - a mystery airline run via the CIA - flew missions not anyone else may contact, from normal Claire Cennault's mythical Flying Tigers in WW II to 2 brutal a long time cruising over the bomb-savaged jungles of Southeast Asia. Their pilots dared all and did all - a high-rolling, fast-playing bunch of has-beens and hellraisers whose motto was once 'Anything, anyplace, Anytime'. no matter if it used to be offering foodstuff and guns or spooks and opium, Air the USA used to be the single airline the place you did not desire reservations - only a hell of loads of braveness and a willingness to fly to the sour end.
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