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Appraisal of the effects of the first year bombing in North Vietnam
Date of Creation:
June 1, 1966
Date of Declassification:
October 15, 1992
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Pagination, Illustration:
144 p.
This report presents an analysis of the Rolling Thunder air offensive against North Vietnam in 1965. The main body of the report is a joint analysis by the Central Intelligence Agency and the Defense Intelligence Agency. It estimates the physical damage and the human casualties resulting from the 1965 air campaign and analyzes the countermeasures adopted by North Vietnam. The appendix to the Report presents a detailed analysis by the Defense Intelligence Agency of the US and South Vietnamese air operations employed to obtain these effects. The graphics in the report were prepared by the Central Intelligence Agency.
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