By Christopher Robbins
The magnificent within tale of the world's so much notable covert operation.
Air the United States - a mystery airline run by way of the CIA - flew missions nobody else might contact, from basic 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, wherever, Anytime'. no matter if it was once offering foodstuff and guns or spooks and opium, Air the US was once 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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Air America by Christopher Robbins