Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Air America Association
Title
Air America Association Collection
Association
Air America Association
Collection Number
548
Date(s)
Undated
Size
1.3 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D054.7D; D054.4G; Newsletter Collection; Cold Storage; Museum Objects; Map Collection
Processed by
C. Peoples, Feb. 2002[Updated: Mar. 2012 by R. Nanes]
Digitization Status
Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

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Scope and Content

Central Intelligence Agency Unit Citation, personal citations, newsletters, Articles of Amendment to Articles of Incorporation Air America Association, and Presentation of the Insignia of Knights of the Legion of Honor to Seven CAT pilots at Dien Bien Phu document the activities of the Air America Association.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Central Intelligence Agency Unit Citation, 2 June 2001 Central Intelligence Agency
1
1
D054.7D
Personal Citation for Robert E. Rousselot, 2 June 2001 Central Intelligence Agency
Personal Citation for Hugh L. Grundy, 2 June 2001 Commemorative Silk Screen
Envelope for the CIA Unit Citation for the personnel of CAT/Air America
Computer printout of Articles from the Bangkok World, May 3, 1969
Computer printed photographs
Photocopy of Earthquake McGoon
2
Trinity Trumpet article, "A General-ly Wonderful Life" by Elizabeth G. Wolfe
2005 Air America Association reunion program (1-5 June 2005)
3
List of Air America Association 2005 reunion attendees (as of 27 May 2005) 
Table assignments for 2005 Air America Association reunion banquet
Articles of Amendment to Articles of incorporation Air America Association
4
Presentation of the Insignia of Kinights of the Legion of Honor To Seven CAT pilots at Dien Bien Phu

Remarks by H. E. Jean-David Levitte, Ambassador of France to the United States (Washington, February 24, 2005)
Welcome letter for 2009 Air America Reunion in Dallas, TX

date June 3, 2009.
5
List of 2009 Air America Reunion Attendees

dated May 22, 2009.
Letter of appreciation from President George H. W. Bush

dated May 15, 2009.
Pamphlet of University of Texas Symposium to Acknowledge and Commemorate Air America Rescue Efforts during the Vietnam War

dated April 18, 2009.
Booklet for the Memorial Re-Dedication and Dedication of an Addition to the Memorial of the Civil Air Transport Air America
Publication titled "Air America: Upholding Arimen's Bond"
Pages From Vinh Long (VA4-20) 22 October 1969
6
Air Facilities Data Thialand (booklet)
Publication titled "Air America: Upholding Arimen's Bond"
Four copies of a Publication Titled Stories of Sacrifice and Dedication
7

Separated Materials

Photographs
Air Ameica Helicopter Pilots-Poster photo (Section 11, Drawer 11).
Posters
Rescue on the Plain of Jars by Keith Woodcook.
Museum Objects
Air America commemorative coin.
Electronic Media
548EM0343: University of Texas at Dallas History of Aviation Collection CD-Rom.

548EM0450: 1 DVD-Rom titiled "Air America: Upholding the Airmen's Bond".
Moving Images
(548VI3194) DVD.

Extraordinary Fidelity: The Story of Richard Fecteau and John Downey, 2011.

548VI2602: mini DV containing a panel discussion about Air America at the 2009 Air America Reunion in Dallas, Texas.

548VI2603: mini DV containing a panel discussion about Air America at the 2009 Air America Reunion in Dallas, Texas.

548VI2604: mini DV contains footage of Father Lucian Joseph Bouschard's (Father B) Banquet remarks at the 2009 Air America Reunion in Dallas, Texas.
Newsletters
Air America Log Vol. 8 No. 2 Apr May June 1991, Vol. 9 No. 1 Jan Feb Mar 1992, Vol. 9 No. 3 Jul Aug Sep 1992, Vol. 10 No. 3 Jul Aug Sep 1993, Vol. 11 No. 1 Jan Feb Mar 1994, Vol. 11 no. 2 Apr May Jun 1994, Vol. 11 No. 4 Oct Nov Dec 1994, Oct. Nov. Dec. 2004 (V. 21:4), April May June 2005 (V. 22:2).

No. 3 Jul Aug Sep 1995 Vol. 12 No. 4 Oct Nov Dec 1995 Vol. 13 No. 1 Jan Feb Mar 1996 Vol. 13 No. 2 Apr May Jun 1996 Vol. 13 No. 3 Jul Aug Sep 1996 Vol. 13 No. 4 Oct Nov Dec 1996 Vol. 14 No. 3 Jul Aug Sep 1997 Vol. 16 No. 4 Oct Nov Dec.

1999 Vol. 17 No. 2 Apr May Jun 2000 Vol. 17 No. 4 Oct Nov Dec 2000 Vol. 18 No. 1 Jan Feb Mar 2001 .

Air America Log Newsletter, Volume 17, No. 3, July-September 2000.

Air America Log Newsletter, Volume 19-1, January-March 2000.

Air America Log Newsletter, Volume 19-3, July-September 2002.

Air America Log Newsletter, Volume 19-4, October-December 2002.

Air America Log Newsletter, Volume 20-1, January-March 2003.

Digitized Materials

Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive