List of Vietnam War flying aces

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The following is a list of flying aces of the Vietnam War.

Name Country Service Victories
Nguyễn Văn Cốc North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 9 aicrafts and 2 UAV
Mai Văn Cường North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 8
Nguyễn Hồng Nhị North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 8
Phạm Thanh Ngân North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 8
Đặng Ngọc Ngự North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 7
Nguyễn Văn Bảy North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 7
Lê Hải North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Lê Thanh Đạo North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Lưu Huy Chao North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Nguyễn Đăng Kỉnh North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Nguyễn Đức Soát North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Nguyễn Ngọc Độ North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Nguyễn Nhật Chiêu North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Nguyễn Tiến Sâm North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Vũ Ngọc Đỉnh North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 6
Nguyễn Văn Nghĩa North Vietnam North Vietnam Air Force 5
Capt. Charles B. "Chuck" DeBellevue United States United States Air Force 6
LT Randall "Duke" Cunningham United StatesUnited States Navy1 5
LTJG William P. Driscoll United StatesUnited States Navy 5
Capt. Steve Ritchie United States United States Air Force1 5
Capt. Jeff Feinstein United States United States Air Force 5

1Cunningham and Ritchie were the only American pilot aces of the Vietnam War. The other three were Weapon Systems Officers (Air Force) or Radar Intercept Officers (Navy).

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