First Person I Singular

McCarthy, Richard
December 2005
Journal of Electronic Defense;Dec2005, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p74
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the major assignments of the author who was enlisted in the U.S. Army Security Agency's (ASA) 5th Radio Research Unit and 3rd Radio Research Unit Air Section. The author was the part of the ASA's 53rd Special Operations Command and his mission was to develop methods of short-range radio direction finding using small aircraft as platforms. The area of responsibility of the Corps was further divided into regular patrol areas. The author's first assigned patrol area was the Western Arc, which ran from the end of Runway 27 at Ton Son Nhut to the Cambodian border.


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