U.S. Air Force 56th Special Operations Wing Douglas A-1E and A-1H/J Skyraiders at Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai Air Force Base prepare for missions over Laos, ca. 1968-69.

Ravens and the Secret Air War in Laos

Secret Air War in Laos Two wars were being waged in Southeast Asia in the 1960s and early 1970s. One was the “public war” in Vietnam. Highly publicized and highly controlled from Washington, it had all the media trappings associated with major military operations. The other was a “secret war” in Laos. Waged under the tightest of security, little …

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