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Bogeys and Bandits
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,060. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Former naval aviator and award-winning military writer Robert Gandt had the chance to return to his old base to fly one of the fastest, sleekest jets in the world. In Bogeys and Bandits he takes the reader along for the ride.
Toward a Theory of Spacepower - Selected Essays - Commercial Space, Launch Services, Tourism, Civil Space Authority, Moon, Mars, National Security, Warfare, Russia, China, India, Space Law, ASAT
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 306,060. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is an authoritative compilation of expert opinions on spaceflight and spacepower, providing a broad, interesting, and up-to-date overview of all aspects of the subject.
Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Programs and Research: Computing, Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences, Materials, Mathematics, Physics, Electronics, Mechanical Science, Environmental Sciences
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This single-source document describes the research programs of the U.S. Army Research Office (ARO) of the Army Research Laboratory (ARL). The mission of ARO, as part of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), is to execute the Army's extramural basic research program.
2012 Navy Program Guide: Major Systems, Programs, Ships, Submarines, Aircraft, Carriers, Weapons, Electronics, Sensors, Surface Combatants, Expeditionary Forces, Data Systems - Bonus 2011 Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,930. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This new 2012 Navy Program Guide is an overview of the key systems, programs and initiatives of the U.S. Navy, with detailed information on the status of hundreds of programs for systems ranging from aircraft and ships to weapons and information dominance. As a bonus, this ebook reproduction includes the complete 2011 edition as well.
Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership, Military Space Programs, Sputnik through the Age of Apollo and the Gulf War
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership is a study of the United States Air Force in space. Of all the military services, the Air Force has been preeminently involved for the past fifty years in initiating, developing, and applying the technology of space-based systems in support of the nation's national security.
From Runway to Orbit: Reflections of a NASA Engineer - Revelations about the Space Shuttle, Challenger Accident, X-15, Lifting Body Program, NASP, Hypersonics and the X-33 (NASA SP 2004-4109)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 175,290. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a fascinating account by the former chief scientist of the Dryden Flight Research Center of the major space and aeronautical developments of the last 40 years, including the Space Shuttle, X-15, X-33, the lifting body program, the National Aerospace Plane (NASP), and more.
The Smell of Kerosene: A Test Pilot's Odyssey - NASA Research Pilot Stories, XB-70 Tragic Collision, M2-F1 Lifting Body, YF-12 Blackbird, Apollo LLRV Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (NASA SP-4108)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is the fascinating account of the life of Donald Mallick, a NASA research test pilot. This book puts the reader in the pilot's seat for a "day at the office" unlike any other.
The Partnership: A History of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (NASA SP-4209) - Comprehensive Official History of NASA's Work with the Soviet Union and Russia Leading to the Historic 1975 ASTP Mission
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 205,420. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive and insightful account of the painstaking efforts of NASA to partner with the Soviet Union, starting in the Kennedy years and culminating in the successful 1975 Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.
Vanguard: A History (NASA Historical Series SP-4202) - Comprehensive Official History of America's First Satellite Program at the Start of the Space Race
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,520. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive account "of the origin, course of development, and results of the first American earth satellite project, one of several programs planned for the International Geophysical Year.
Spyplanes and National Reconnaissance in the 20th Century: The Amazing Story of the U-2 Program, A-12 Oxcart, Francis Gary Powers Incident, Cuba Missile Crisis, Aquatone and Genetrix Projects
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This CIA History Staff Monograph offers a comprehensive and authoritative history of the CIA's manned overhead reconnaissance program, which from 1954 to 1974 developed and operated two extraordinary aircraft, the U-2 and the A-12 OXCART. It describes not only the program's technological and bureaucratic aspects, but also its political and international context.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 8 - History Volumes: Management of the Program 1960-1965, Corona and Predecessor Programs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,420. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers two volumes in the History of Satellite Reconnaissance series by Robert L. Perry. Volume V deals with the management of the national reconnaissance program from 1960 to 1965; Volume 1 deals with Corona and predecessor reconnaissance satellite activities.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 9 - National Reconnaissance Commentaries and Reviews
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume reproduces interesting reviews and commentaries from National Reconnaissance, Journal of the Discipline and Practice, and Space Sentinel Select.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 5 - NRO Leaders, Founders, Pioneers, and the Robert Perry History Volume IV
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,090. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers additional aspects of the history of the NRO as an organization, with a special focus on leaders, pioneers, and founders. It also includes the "lost" Volume IV history written by Robert Perry.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 1 - Gambit Photoreconnaissance Satellite 1963-1984
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers the Gambit photoreconnaissance satellite flown between 1963 and 1984. The previously classified documents in this collection, converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, were released by the NRO in September 2011 as part of its 50th anniversary.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Combined Arms for Air Defense - FM 44-8 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Combined Arms for Air Defense Field Manual (FM 44-8) covers air defense artillery units. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Patriot Battalion and Battery Operations - FM 44-85 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,480. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Patriot Battalion and Battery Operations Field Manual (FM 44-85) covers the operation of the Patriot system, which is designed to defend against air and missile attack. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Air and Missile Defense Operations - FM 44-100 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Army Air and Missile Defense Operations Field Manual (FM 44-100) covers the air defense artillery function. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: River-Crossing Operations - FM 90-13 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our value-added professional format series, the River-Crossing Operations Field Manual (FM 90-13) describes how divisions and brigades conduct river crossings. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Chemical Operations Principles and Fundamentals - FM 3-100 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Chemical Operations Principles and Fundamentals Field Manual (FM ) covers the principles and fundamentals of NBC and chemical operations. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Combat Service Support Operations - Theater Army Area Command - FM 63-4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Combat Service Support Operations - Theater Army Area Command Field Manual (FM 63-4) covers the support required on the battlefield by theater area commands. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.