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The Raven air base at Long Tieng, Laos also known as Lima Site 20A or "Alternate". They commonly flew over the Plain of Jars in Laos supporting the Hmong troops.

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Dad had worked for Air America Inc. as an Aircraft mechanical engineer. On this photo: spotter plane with 8 smoke rockets — in Vientiane, Laos.

The Plain of Jars is a megalithic archaeological landscape in Laos. Scattered in the landscape of the Xieng Khouang plateau, Xieng Khouang, Lao PDR, are thousands of megalithic jars. These stone jars appear in clusters, ranging from a single or a few to several hundred jars at lower foothills surrounding the central plain and upland valleys. 500 BCE to 500 CE.

Some major air assets were available to rascal teams. A B52 lands at U-Tapao as a KC-135 taxis for takeoff. (Courtesy of Utapao Alumni Association)