Vietnam US Helicopter FAC Pilot Saïgon Annotated Chart Map
Rare Vietnam war era Saïgon area annotated chart from a helicopter or Forward Air Controller pilot, circa 1968-72. All the artillery defences have been highlighted. Red for the US ones, blue for the ARVN and black for the CMAC (Capital Military Assistance Command) boundary. Scale 1:100,000. Two charts have been taped together to have just one map. These maps gave the pilots the different positions to avoid friendly fires and order artillery shellings with the positions codes. Rare Vietnam era piece of history, to frame or simply display as a background in a collection. Dimensions 79 cm X 59 cm.