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Persian Gulf War / Air War #131452

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 29, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Return to interrupted report on the air war.

(With 3rd Marine Airwing in the Persian Gulf: Jim Hickey) Report from Marine pilots on Iraqi anti-aircraft measures during their sorties against President Saddam Hussein's elite Republican Guard featured; scenes shown of lots of planes. [3rd Marine Airwing Colonel Bill McMULLEN - comments.] [Marine air group commander Colonel Manfred REITSCH - explains difficulties in finding camouflaged tanks.] [3rd Marine Airwing Captain Tom OLTORIK - comments on Iraqi repairs.] Concern about fliers' fatigue noted. [PILOT - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Hickey, Jim;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:02:10

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