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Danger close : my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan / Amber Smith.

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  • 8 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B SMITH, AMBER (Text) 37500004274870 Biographies Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501116384
  • ISBN: 150111638X
  • Physical Description: xvi, 271 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Atria books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: This is what war feels like -- Born to fly -- Mother Rucker -- Sink or swim -- Hurry up and wait -- Welcome to Iraq -- Better safe than sorry -- Bingo -- Troops in contact -- Friendly fire -- What lies beneath -- Annihilator 24 -- Flying blind -- One last mission -- Screaming eagles -- The crash -- A new war -- Cleared hot -- Shooting to kill -- Cheating death -- War test you -- Goodbye -- Lucky strike -- KIA -- The Tagab -- Handing off the war -- Epilogue: alive.
Summary, etc.: A memoir of active combat by an elite female helicopter pilot stationed in Iraq and Afghanistan describes her division's high-risk battles and how they were challenged to perform under extreme duress, and shares insights into her experiences as a woman in a male-dominated unit.
Subject: Smith, Amber (Amber Lane), 1981-
United States. Army. Airborne Division, 101st.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives, American.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Aerial operations, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Aerial operations, American.
Air pilots, Military > United States > Biography.
Women helicopter pilots > United States > Biography.
Helicopter pilots > United States > Biography.

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