AC-47

Also Known As

Spooky or Puff (The Magic Dragon)

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Outside view of an AC-47 with the mini-guns on the one side.

Inside view of a "Puff - (The Magic Dragon)"AC-47 with 3 mini-guns

 

View of a mini-gun firing at twilight. 

 

 

Time delay photo of a night time fire mission of a Puff (The Magic Dragon) around Saigon.  The red lines are tracer rounds and there are 5 bullets between each tracer round

Another view of a mini-gun firing from the door way of a "Spooky" AC-47.

 

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Drawing of an AC-47 "Spooky" on a bank firing it's mini-guns.

 

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