Collection Finding Aid
Neil Hansen Collection
Air America Association
K. Conness, Sep. 2009[Updated: Mar. 2013 by R. Nanes]
Scope and Content
DVD contains footage of the Veterans History Project at Northwestern Michigan College's oral history interview with Captain Neil Hansen of Air America in 2007.
Neil Hansen was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1936. He entered the United States Air force in 1955 and was discharged 1963. After his discharged, he entered service in Air America in 1964 and participated in the service until the termination of the program in 1975. While in Air America, Hansen conducted missions in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. He held the position of Captain and Assistant Manger of Flying Vietnam during his eleven year career. After the dissolution of Air America, he continued his flying career in civilian aviation.
Rights and Access
Collection is open for research
2233VI2609-DVD - Northwestern Michigan College Veterans History Project Interview with Captain Neil Hansen, 2007.