BF-018: 11th Air Assault, Edited Workprint

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This film opens with then-Major General Harry Kinnard emerging from a Huey helicopter to deliver an update on the 11th Air Assault Division. The 11th was reactivated in 1963 to explore the feasibility of helicopter assault tactics for the U.S. Army. The film includes footage of several aircraft, including the UH-1 Iroquois and the H-13 Sioux. This is the workprint of the film, combining footage from the A- and B-rolls, referenced below. No sound.

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1 film reel (11 min., 30 sec.) : si., col. ; 16 mm.

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Bell Helicopter Textron 1964.

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This film opens with then-Major General Harry Kinnard emerging from a Huey helicopter to deliver an update on the 11th Air Assault Division. The 11th was reactivated in 1963 to explore the feasibility of helicopter assault tactics for the U.S. Army. The film includes footage of several aircraft, including the UH-1 Iroquois and the H-13 Sioux. This is the workprint of the film, combining footage from the A- and B-rolls, referenced below. No sound.

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1 film reel (11 min., 30 sec.) : si., col. ; 16 mm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: UNTA_AR0836-039-002
  • Accession or Local Control No: Air_Assault_11_Edited_Workprint-Silent
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc991422

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  • Preferred Citation: Bell Helicopter Records (AR0836), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Bell Helicopter Records

A selection of photographs documenting Bell aircraft, components, manufacturing, and personnel.

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BF-018 - 11th Air Assault (A-Roll, Silent) (Video)

BF-018 - 11th Air Assault (A-Roll, Silent)

This film opens with an update on the 11th Air Assault Division (Test) from then-Major General Harry Kinnard. The 11th was reactivated in 1963 to explore the feasibility of helicopter assault tactics for the U.S. Army. The film includes footage of several aircraft, including the UH-1 Iroquois and the H-13 Sioux. No sound.

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  • 1964

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  • Aug. 31, 2017, 12:07 a.m.

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  • Nov. 6, 2017, 2:04 p.m.

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Bell Helicopter Textron. BF-018: 11th Air Assault, Edited Workprint, video, 1964; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc991422/: accessed December 12, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.