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Outstanding Unit    Award  w/ Combat "V" Device 1971 -l973

Ron Hurst

1971 Billboard

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The American Forces Thailand Network (AFTN),  military radio and television, provided music, news and entertainment to the American Fighting Man and Woman in Thailand for more than ten years during the Vietnam War.

This web site is dedicated to the nine broadcasters and engineers who gave their lives when a battle damaged F-4 Phantom Recon Jet crashed into the Udorn AFTN station on April 10, l970.  This is an unofficial web site.

AFTN Webmaster is Bob Wertz , then A1C USAF,  AFTN Radio/TV Udorn, 71-72.    Email comments, etc. to  BobWertz  in Baton Rouge, LA

AFTN Web Templates design & photo albums compiled/edited by Norm Corley, then Sgt. USAF,  AFTN Radio/TV NKP 72-73.  Norm is retired and living in Athens, Greece.

AFTN Air Chex edited & remastered by Dick Storck, then Sgt. USAF, AFTN Radio/TV  Udorn/Korat 68-69.  Dick is still broadcasting at WCPE, Raleigh, NC.

 Since January 19, 2003, there have been

Home page audio montage [WINDOWS Media file]Sgt. Phil Favreau, AFTN News, Fall, l972, Charlie Tuna AFRTS program and AFTN jingle (spliced from AFRTS master)

Last updated on   9 / 4 / 07


March, 1972 , Southwest of Udorn, Thailand  (CLICK HERE)


Classic Rock Tracks
 of the AFTN Era


[click here] (8/12/07)


 Tribute --


  by Doc Ball


[click here]    (8/17/07)


(click here for updated  photo album)

AFTN Bloopers- #1 to 5- 1971   (click here)

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