The Purpose of this site - is to help rekindle old friendships and start new ones through communications and annual Reunions. Perhaps even remember the good times with people who shared a common perilous military experience a long time ago, in a place far, far away.

'The Vietnam War Otter Guys'

18th and 54th Aviation Company 'Otternest' Association

The 2022 REUNION was a 'Wow' ~ and the 2023 Info will be on the 'REUNION+1' page once scheduling is complete. Clink on it at the top of this page. Consider joining us for the '23 Reunion in Houma. Louisiana... and we'll have a great time with fellow Vietnam Army Aviators. They are some great people and even better 'storytellers'.

'Wings of Friendship and Brothers in Arms'

7 Army Military Values: Loyalty ~ Duty ~ Respect ~ Honor ~ Selfless Service ~ Integrity ~ Courage

Our Reunion 2023 will be held in Houma, LA

Learn More ~ Navigate to the 'REUNION+1' Page ~ at the top of this page ~

"We Went as Soldiers - Came Home as Brothers"

The U.S. Army's U-1A 'Otter' - the best short-haul, 'Short T/O & Landing' (STOL) Utility Aircraft of it's day. Servicing all of South Vietnam from 1961 to 1971. They were flown & maintained by the men of the 18th and 54th Aviation Companies. See the OTTERS Page for more.

18th or 54th Co Members ~ join us on FACEBOOK in a 'Facebook GROUP'. Request to be a member at the web address below: www.Facebook.com/Groups/1548250928756860/

We will not forget your service to America or to your military 'Brothers'. Click on the IN MEMORIAM Page and also the USEFUL LINKS Page to visit the Virtual Wall website.

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