Artifacts

Air America Formal Pilot Hat

Artifact Details

Air America transported tens of thousands of troops and refugees during its involvement in Vietnam.

During the Vietnam War, Air America, a CIA proprietary airline, flew a variety of missions in the Far East. These missions ranged from undercover CIA operations to overt air transportation. The Republic of Vietnam and various US Government agencies contracted with Air America.

This hat was part of the official formal uniform for Air America pilots.

Artifact Specs

12.5 cm x 27 cm
(H x Diameter)

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