Search and Rescue

One of the many duties of the USS King off the coast of Vietnam was to provide radar surveillance and control as well as Search and Rescue (SAR) services for downed pilots.

PIRAZ - Positive Identification Radar Advisory Zone

A Search and Rescue Helicopter Pilot's Story - CAPT LaRon Stoker, USN (RET)

Debrief of Hurricane Lead - COL Richard L. Penn, USAF (RET)

USS King SAR: A Pilot’s Perspective - CAPT Ken Craig, USN (RET)

Statement of U.S. Naval Pilot - W. H. “Bill” Natter