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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Theater Missile Defense Operations (FM 100-12) Ballistic and Cruise Missiles (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Army Theater Missile Defense Operations Field Manual (FM 100-12) covers the defense against theater missiles.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Procedures for Joint Theater Missile Target Development - JTMTD (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Multiservice Procedures for Joint Theater Missile Target Development - JTMTD Field Manual (FM 90-43) documents tactics, techniques, and procedures for conducting Joint Theater Missile Target Development (JTMTD).
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Explosive Ordnance Disposal Service and Unit Operations (FM 9-15) UXO, EOD, Bomb Disposal (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,310. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Service and Unit Operations Field Manual (FM 9-15) covers explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) services and unit operations.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Procedures for Unexploded Ordnance Operations (FM 3-100.38) UXO, UXB, Unexploded Bombs (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Multiservice Procedures for Unexploded Ordnance Operations Field Manual (FM 3-100.38) describes the unexploded explosive ordnance (UXO) threat and provides guidelines to minimize the impact of UXO hazards.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Space Support to Army Operations (FM 100-18) Defense Department Space Policy, Military Space Systems (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,530. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Space Support to Army Operations Field Manual (FM 100-18) deals with the issue of space support for Army operations.
20th Century Atomic Bomb and Nuclear Weapon History - Manhattan Project and the Nevada Test Site Official History Documents
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Learn about the history of America's development and testing of nuclear weapons from this reproduction of two important Energy Department publications: The Manhattan Project - Making the Atomic Bomb, and Origins of the Nevada Test Site. They provide exclusive details of the extraordinary development program known as the Manhattan Project and the early days of the Cold War.
The Roswell Incident: Case Closed, The Official Air Force Report on Alleged UFO Crash Sites and Alien Bodies from 1947 - Witness Statements, High Dive and Excelsior, Secret Experiments
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This is a reproduction of the official U.S. Air Force report on the “Roswell Incident” of 1947. The USAF states: "The "Roswell Incident" refers to an event that supposedly happened in July, 1947, wherein the Army Air Forces (AAF) allegedly recovered remains of a crashed "flying disc" near Roswell, New Mexico... the material recovered near Roswell was consistent with a balloon device."
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Response Framework (NRF) Nuclear / Radiological Incident Annex NRIA (IS-836) - Nuclear Incident Response Team (NIRT)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to the Nuclear/Radiological Incident Annex (NRIA) to the NRF.
Evolution of Aircraft Carriers: The History of U.S. Navy Carriers, USS Langley, Early Tests and Developments, World War II and Beyond
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval 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
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval 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
By Progressive Management
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 118,910. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval 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.
Naval Operations Concept 2010: Maritime Security, Power Projection, Force Structure, Seapower Strategy for Navy, Marines, and Coast Guard
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Naval Operations Concept 2010 (NOC 10) describes when, where and how U.S. naval forces will contribute to preventing conflict and prevailing in war in order to guide Maritime Strategy implementation in a manner consistent with national strategy. NOC 10 describes the ways in which the sea services will achieve the ends articulated in A Cooperative Strategy for 21st Century Seapower.
U.S. Army War College Guide to National Security Policy and Strategy - Second Edition, Revised and Expanded
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 228,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This important guide from the U.S. Army War College provides an up-to-date sweeping overview of national security policy and strategy.
2011 Defense Acquisitions: Assessments of Selected Weapon Programs by the GAO - Army, Navy, Air Force Weapons Systems including UAS, Missiles, Ships, F-35, Carriers, NPOESS, Osprey
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This is GAO’s ninth annual assessment of Department of Defense (DOD) weapon system acquisitions, an area that is on GAO’s high-risk list. The report is in response to the mandate in the joint explanatory statement to the DOD Appropriations Act, 2009. It includes observations on the performance of DOD’s 2010 portfolio of 98 major defense acquisition programs.
2011 Navy Program Guide: Key Systems, Programs, Initiatives including Ships, Submarines, Aircraft, Carriers, Weapons, Electronics, Sensors, Surface Combatants, Expeditionary Forces, Data Systems
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This 2011 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.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Comprehensive Planning and Training Strategy Needed to Support Growing Inventories, Greater Commonality and Efficiencies among Unmanned Aircraft Systems
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Two GAO reports about the military's unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) explore issues involving planning, training, and acquisition commonalities and efficiencies.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): U.S. Air Force Role in Future Air Warfare - Manned or Unmanned? (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This paper examines the role of unmanned aircraft in the future of the U.S. Air Force. For over eight years the USAF has been continuously deployed to both theaters, flying tens of thousands of sorties each year—mostly manned missions, but some unmanned. The unmanned flights are primarily for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions.
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)
By Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval 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.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Enhancing Combat Survivability of Existing Unmanned Aircraft Systems - Components, Warning Systems, Jammers, Decoys, Shortcomings (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Combat survivability is the capability of UAS to avoid or withstand a man-made hostile environment. This report explored how to enhance the combat survivability of existing UAS. Potential survivability enhancement options: changes in tactics, improving the situation awareness of the operator, equipping with the capability to counter an incoming threat, improving payload performance, and more.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Role of DoD Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Homeland Security - Border Security, History of UAVs (Remotely Piloted Aircraft - RPA, Drones)
By Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This paper seeks to identify roles in which the nation can leverage these assets in the defense of the homeland. Drug interdiction, port security, disaster relief, search and rescue, and border patrol are just a few potential roles. Finally, this paper looks at potential obstacles, both legal and policy, to implementing a proposed way-ahead.