Helicopter Missions (2008): S01E01 – Vietnam Firefight


Helicopter Missions (aka Helicopter Wars) is a 2008 history documentary hosted by Bill Ratner, published by Smithsonian Channel.


Pilot Tom Baca was days from finishing his tour of duty when the distress call came: 100 soldiers had been ambushed, with troops closing in from all sides. Relive the events that followed, as we see how Baca and his team pulled off an amazing rescue.

Helicopter Missions Series

You can find a full index and overview of Helicopter Missions here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 2008.
  • Running Time: 47 minutes.
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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