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Maritime Watchstanding Plans: Origins, Variants and Effectiveness
Series: Shiftwork, Fatigue and Safety, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
This book is the most comprehensive reference work available concerning (1) the genesis and history of maritime watchstanding and (2) more than a half-century of research concerning different watchstanding plans. Includes assessments of more than 35 watchstanding plans that have been observed in civilian or military operations and/or studied in laboratories, and 331 technical references.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Joint Doctrine for Unmanned Aircraft Systems: The Air Force and the Army Hold the Key to Success (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This paper examines the differences between the Air Force's and Army's approach at meeting the demand for effective and efficient UAS operations. The first difference between the services is command and control (C2), with the analysis focusing on centralized versus decentralized C2. The second difference concerns locations and examines the benefits of remote operations over in-theater operations.