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Long Cheng Airstrip

Long Cheng Airstrip

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Long Cheng Panorama

Long Cheng airstrip

Lone umbrella, Long Cheng airstrip

Sam Thong war scrap is used for houseing and to mount the TV satalite dish

Sam Thong war scrap is used for houseing and to mount the TV satalite dish

Airplane door being used on a shed in Xam Thong village a relic from the secret war

Airplane door being used on a shed in Xam Thong village a relic from the secret war

Cliff road on the Karst mountains surrounding Long Cheng

Cliff road on the Karst mountains surrounding Long Cheng

ls-20-Xam-Thong 1966

ls-20-Xam-Thong 1966

Miltary Map of Sam Thong valley and LS 20

Miltary Map of Sam Thong valley and LS 20

Xam Thong Valley and airstrip Ls 20

Xam Thong Valley and airstrip Ls 20

Air America, C 47, taking of from LS20 Sam Thong, 1966 (File Photo)

Air America, C 47, taking of from LS20 Sam Thong, 1966 (File Photo)

Fuel drums LS 20 Air strip

Fuel drums LS 20 Air strip

Cbu bomb container from the secret war era

Cbu bomb container from the secret war era

Truck convoy Long Cheng loaded with CBU containers

Truck convoy Long Cheng loaded with CBU containers

Road to Long Cheng

Road to Long Cheng

rare find, zippo-lighter-long-tieng

rare find, zippo-lighter-long-tieng

Minerals Patina copper ore, on the Karst mountains

Minerals Patina copper ore, on the Karst mountains, this rock is 2 meters tall!

Phou Kham Copper Gold mine, new to the neigborhood

Phou Kham Copper Gold mine, new to the neigborhood

Copper concentrate going 24/7

Copper concentrate going 24/7

Pou Bia mining truck

Pou Bia mining truck

Pou Bia Mine site

Pou Bia Mine site

Road Marker on the way to the Secret War road

Road Marker on the way to the Secret War road

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Rusty fuel drum on the site of the old LS 20 Airstrip

Re-Fueling XAm Thong Ls 20 (File Photo)

Re-Fueling XAm Thong Ls 20 (File Photo)

Xam Thong house with memories of the War days

Xam Thong house with memories of the War days

Hmong Villagers Long Cheng

Hmong Villagers Long Cheng

Traditional grist mill ,man powered in Hmong village on the Secret war road

Traditional grist mill ,man powered in Hmong village on the Secret war road

Hmong villagers in the jungle with lunch!

Hmong villagers in the jungle with lunch!

Secret war road passing through jungles

Secret war road passing through jungles

Russian Kamaz River ford

Russian Kamaz River ford

Digging out the pressure tunnel

Digging out the pressure tunnel

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Dam Site excavation

New boys in the nieghborhood, development taking off in Xiasombone

New boys in the neighborhood, development taking off in Xiasombone