FAC - Forward Air Controller...person who coordinated air support, usually flying in a small fixed wing aircraft like the Cessna 0-2 "Sky Master", with a split tail and "push-me-pull-me" props front and rear. He would verify our smoke or mark the enemy position with a rocket then call in the support aircraft. This individual was essential when using non-rotary wing support, since we did not have the radios needed to talk directly to the support aircraft.
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