Last Flight from Da Nang — video of the most powerful piece of television news ever filmed.

For many of us post baby-boomers, this event in the 1970s was when we were just starting to watch TV news and trying to realize what was going on.  The Last Flight from Da Nang set the standard for television reports and was an inspiration for hundreds of aspiring journalists.

If you haven’t seen it, you should. Let me see if I can embed it here (CBS News has a weird system).

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