nntiintii8-1. Project Jenny - The Navy's Blue Eagle Television Network
by LCDR C. R. Smith, USN and LTJG R. A. Rollins, USN
nntiintii8-2. OASU Flying 'Mercy Missions' In Vietnam
This article, from the Pax River "TESTER" dated November 5th, 1965, is about Blue Eagle I
deploying to Vietnam to do relay broadcast of the World Series. The mercy mission, of
course, was bringing baseball to the troops.
nntiin tii8-3. Blue Eagle News Photos from Andrews AFB
Newspaper clipping, probably from the "Pax River TESTER" showing Blue Eagle I and an
inside photo of one of the TV birds during construction at Andrews during the Oct/Nov
1965 time frame.
nntiin tii8-4. Patuxent Planes Carry TV to Troops in Vietnam
Newspaper clipping from late (probably December) 1965 about the Blue Eagle I being
deployed to Vietnam to Broadcast the World Series.
nntii ntii8-5. Armed Forces Radio-Television Vietnam Schedule
Probably printed in one of the Vietnamese newspapers.
Article from the OASU Times dated March 1, 1966 talking about the establishment
of TV broadcasting in South Vietnam and a quote by Rep. Charles Chamberlain R-Mich
discussing the value of providing TV broadcasts to the South Vietnamese.
A two-page article from the "Pax River TESTER" dated January 9, 1967 talking about moving
broadcast operations into the delta region of South Vietnam in October 66. Article includes
great shot of Chiefs Naylor and Smithers at the TV control console, additional information
included about OASU wives helping Vietnam War orphans.
nntiin tii8-8. "The Fantastic Flight of the Blue Eagle "
From Electronics Illustrated for May 1966. This article published in "Electronics Illustrated,"
May 1966 is discusses individuals in the short wave listener community picking up Voice of
the Blue Eagle test broadcasts that were performed in 1965 flying Blue Eagle I out of Andrews
AFB. Despite the negative government tone, the article provides some interesting reading.
nntiin tii8-9. From OASU Detachment WESTPAC
An article from the "OASU Time" dated May 1, 1967 discussing the goings on in the life of the
nimi tii8-10. "Television on the Wing"
A four-page article published in "TV Guide, February 1, 1967" contains great photos and
8. Documents and Clippings