KONCZ, Carlton J. (Colonel)

Call No.: K239.0512-191 

IRIS No.: 00904042 

IRIS Tape No.: 00904043 

Accessibility: OPEN 

Pages/Time: 53pp/1:42 

Class: U 

Date/Location: 13 August 1968/Offutt AFB NE 

Interviewers: Jerry N. Hinds 

Source: Project CORONA HARVEST Collection 


(1965-1968) Oral history interview with Colonel Carlton Koncz, Deputy Director of Operations in 3d Air Division, Andersen AFB Guam. Topics include development of iron bomb techniques and procedures, capabilities of B-52, command and control development, quick reaction policy, Military Assistance Command and Vietnam control of B-52 strikes. Also included is weakness of bomb damage assessments, lack of secure communications, build up of U-Tapao Royal Thai Air Force Base.