AFRS broadcasting goes from 18 to 24 hours a day in February 1965.

Airborne broadcasting of World Series in October 1965,

Blue Eagles began daily flights to transmitt TV to the US Troops on February 5, 1966

AFRTS Saigon connected to AFRTS Los Angeles by undersea cable on March 24, 1966.

Blue Eagle planes damaged during VC attack on Tan Son Nhut Air Base on April 13, 1966.

Det 1 starts transmissing in Qui Nhon on September,  26, 1966.

Det 2 starts transmitting in Da Nang on October 21, 1966.

Alphabetical Index by Year(s) with AFVN - 1965-66

(Click on a year or a combination of years.)

1962   1962-63   1963   1963-64   1964   1964-65   1965   1965-66   1966​   1966-67   1967   1967-68

1968   1968-69   1969   1969-70   1970   1970-71   1971   1971-72  1972   1972-73   1973   ARS   Year Unknown

  Saigon Main Station

Altman, Ernest T. "Bill"  SSG, USA  (65-66)   BIO

Barnes, Alvin  SGM, USA  (65-66)

​Cortez, Robert  CAPT, USAF  Radio OIC, Saigon  (65-66)   BIO   TAPS

Cronauer, Adrian J.  SSgt, USAF  Radio  (65-66)   BIO    TAPS

Goode, Kellie  AT1, USN  Project Jenny  Saigon  (65-67)

Krause, Patty  (Nee Mack)  USO, Saigon  (65-68)   BIO

McKee, Alan R.  1LT, USA  Radio OIC, Saigon  (65-66)   BIO 

McNeal, Don  SSgt, USAF  Saigon  (65-67)

Merwitz, Allton "Al"  MSgt, USAF  Revolving Engineer, Saigon / Qui Nhon / Da Nang / Etc. (65-66)   BIO

Nelson, Robert (Bob) J.  SFC, USA   Newsroom, Saigon  (65-66) / NCOIC, B'cast Ops, Saigon  (72)   BIO   TAPS
[Bob was with the 173rd in 1964 before being assigned to the AFVN Station.]

Sonntag, Richard A.  SP5, USA  News Editor, Saigon (65-66)   BIO   TAPS

Vehorn, Franklin E.  JO3, USN  News Writer, Saigon  (64-66)   BIO 
[Note: Sometimes his last name is written "Verhorn" but that error is due to his Southern accent.] 


Alphabetical Index by Year(s) with AFVN - 1965-66

(Click on a year or a combination of years.)

1962   1962-63   1963   1963-64   1964   1964-65   1965   1965-66   1966​   1966-67   1967   1967-68

1968   1968-69   1969   1969-70   1970   1970-71   1971   1971-72  1972   1972-73   1973   ARS   Year Unknown