English: Operation JACKSTAY was an amphibious operation in South Vietnam, launched from the amphibious assault ship USS Princeton (LPH-5), that utilized surface borne and helicopter borne assault forces. It was a "search-and-destroy" mission that started on 26 March 1966. The scheme of maneuver dictated two phases over a period of about ten days.
Media in category "Operation Jackstay"
The following 5 files are in this category, out of 5 total.
- F-4B of VF-143 is launched from USS Ranger (CVA-61) in March 1966.jpg 5,720 × 3,911; 10.18 MB
- RA-5C of RVAH-9 on USS Ranger (CVA-61) in March 1966.jpg 5,708 × 3,935; 9.9 MB
- UH-34Ds lifting off from USS Princeton (LPH-5) 1966.jpg 740 × 511; 258 KB