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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.
Evolution of Aircraft Carriers: The History of U.S. Navy Carriers, USS Langley, Early Tests and Developments, World War II and Beyond
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Here is the complete text of a unique and valuable Naval Historical Center document, Evolution of Aircraft Carriers. which chronicles the history of carriers since the mobile airfield idea was initially conceived to the nuclear supercarrier.
U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers: Carrier Battle Groups, Airplanes, Flight Operations, History and Evolution from Escort Carriers to Nuclear-powered Supercarriers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Explore America's fleet of aircraft carriers with this unique report featuring details about these awesome machines and their storied history. This massive 500-page compilation also includes the latest Navy Program Guide document, providing an overview of key systems, programs, and initiatives of the Navy.
U.S. Navy Equipment Encyclopedia: Aircraft, Ships, Weapons, Programs, and Systems - Fighter Jets, Aircraft Carriers, Submarines, Surface Combatants, Missiles, plus the Navy Program Guide
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 118,910. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Hundreds of U.S. Navy systems - from patrol craft to nuclear submarines - are comprehensively described in this detailed, up-to-date encyclopedia of naval equipment. This massive 500-page report also includes the latest Navy Program Guide document, providing an overview of key systems, programs, and initiatives of the Navy.
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.