In 1969, when the team had six days of R&R, they tried to get a flight out of Da Nang to Hawaii. The flights were all booked, but Beller Air bumped two civilian passengers so that the team could get out.
About ten years before the events surrounding Lin Duk Coo's arrival in Los Angeles, the members of the A-Team were all captives of a Viet Cong prisoner of war camp commanded by General Chow.
While working as soldiers of fortune in Los Angeles, the team sometimes accepted people as honourary members. On a few occasions, Hannibal referred to Amy Allen as a member of the team.