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MH-53J/M PAVE LOW III/IV Systems Engineering Case Study - Challenges of Night Rescue and Night Vision; Technical Details and Program History
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is one of a series of systems engineering case studies prepared by the Air Force Center for Systems Engineering. This case study analyzes the Sikorsky HH/MH-53 (iii) PAVE LOW series.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Planning - Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication (MCDP) 5 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual covers military planning.
The Sieges of Gerona 1808 / 1809
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Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,760. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
At Gerona in 1808 the French for the first time ran into a Spanish army that neither ran away nor surrendered. The epic defence of Gerona lasted for over a year and saw the French throw everything that they had at the old walls around the city. The Spanish fought back gallantly, using their bare hands when they ran out of ammunition.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Guide to Services Contingency Planning: Beddown (Air Force Handbook 10-247, Volume 1) - BEAR Systems, Prime RIBS, Shelters and Tents
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This guide provides planners with an overview of the beddown assets, tasks, and basic procedures required for Air and Space Expeditionary Force (AEF) bare base operations.
Saddam's War: An Iraqi Military Perspective of the Iran-Iraq War - Saddam Hussein as Political and Military Leader, Ba'ath Party, Chemical Weapons, WMD, Iranian Strategy, Republican Guard
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,990. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
How did the fall of Saddam Hussein's regime look from the Iraqi perspective? That question triggered the Iraqi Perspectives Project (IPP), sponsored by U.S. Joint Forces Command and the National Intelligence Council.
Technology Horizons: A Vision for Air Force Science and Technology 2010-30 - Aircraft, Radar, Missiles, Satellites, Directed Energy, Launch Systems, ASAT, Cyber Systems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Technology Horizons: A Vision for Air Force Science and Technology 2010-30 concentrates on key science and technology focus areas for the US Air Force over the next two decades that will provide technologically achievable capabilities enabling the Air Force to gain the greatest us joint force effectiveness in 2030 and beyond.
2014 U.S. Navy Report: Sexual Harassment and Inappropriate Behavior in the Blue Angels Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron Creating a Hostile Work Environment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The inappropriate behaviors and criminal conduct documented in this report reflect poorly on the Navy in general and Naval Aviation in particular.
Wernher von Braun: His Life and Work from German Missiles to the Saturn V Moon Rocket - An Expansive Compilation of Authoritative NASA History Documents and Selections
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 197,650. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
With extensive and informative excerpts gathered from over three dozen NASA history and reference publications, this unique compilation provides unprecedented insight into the life and work of Dr. Wernher von Braun on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his birth in 1912.
The Art of Naming Military Operations - Operations in the World Wars, Using Nicknames to Shape Perceptions, Korea, Vietnam, Desert Shield, Just Cause, Military Strategy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Effectively naming operations is a powerful means of winning the war of images, a war which is just as critical as the war on the battlefield. In the image war, the operation name is the first bullet fired, and quite possibly the most critical.
Naval Air Training: Air to Air Intercept Procedures Workbook - Pursuit, Radar, Displays and Flight Path Visualization, Intercept Geometry Fundamentals, Counterturn, Missiles
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,460. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This fascinating guide by the Navy covers training for intercepts by fighter plane pilots.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force Criminal Investigations, Technical Surveillance Countermeasures, Counterintelligence, Protective Service Matters - Special Investigations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Five U.S. Air Force instructions and directives provide unique information on criminal investigations and countermeasures: Criminal Investigations Program * Protective Service Matters - Special Investigations * The Air Force Technical Surveillance Countermeasures Program * Counterintelligence * Criminal Investigations and Counterintelligence
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-27: Homeland Operations - NORAD, National Response Plan (NRP), Air Force National Security Emergency Preparedness Agency, Air National Guard (ANG), Posse Comitatus Act
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This document describes how our Air Force organizes and employs air and space power in operations in the homeland. We have superb air and space warfare doctrine addressing air and space expeditionary forces and combat operations. Homeland operations doctrine complements those documents.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force E-4 Nightwatch Command Post Aircraft - Operations Procedures, Aircrew Evaluation Criteria, Aircrew Training Flying Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Three Air Force documents provide unique information about USAF operations of the E-4 aircraft.
RAF Meteor Jet Fighters in World War II - An Operational Log
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Price: $23.00 USD. Words: 70,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A comprehensive telling of operational history of the Meteor jet fighter in World War II. Every operational mission, sortie details covered, as is a detailed description of early jet development aircraft and the Meteor F Mk. I and III, with particular emphasis on operational performance of the variants that were employed on operational missions.
How did Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gargarin Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This ebook reveals the truth of the Soviets first cosmonaut's death the facts obtained from the former USSR and his commanding officer VVS NII Flight Test Institute CO General Stepan Mikoyan.
The Last Battle - Letters May 1916 to Dec 1917
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Series: An artist's letters from the trenches, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This fifth volume of Letters by John Seymour Lindsay takes us from the end of May 1916 to December 1917. From Bienvilliers to the presentation of his Distinguished Conduct Medal and Commission in the field, to the hell of the Battle of Gommecourt, hospitalisation, further training, heavy shelling resulting in his injury at Leuze Wood and final recuperation at Osborne House, Isle of Wight.
U.S. Army Field Manual: Knowledge Management Section (FM 6-01.1) - Integrating KM into Operations of Brigades, Divisions, and Corps
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,890. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This manual provides doctrine for the organization and operations of the knowledge management (KM) section. It establishes the doctrinal principles, tactics, techniques, and procedures necessary to effectively integrate KM into the operations of brigades, divisions, and corps.
The Pentagon: The First Fifty Years - Authoritative History of the Design and Construction of the Historic Department of Defense Headquarters Building
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,890. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A symbol to the nation and the world since its beginning, the Pentagon above all is a metaphor of American power and influence with all the good and bad images such a symbol suggests. For most Americans, it is the embodiment of U.S. strength and authority, the nerve center of the military establishment, a rock of security.
Global Reach Laydown from Desert Shield to Enduring Freedom: A Comparative Analysis - Serbia, War on Terror, Afghanistan, TALCE, Operation Allied Force
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this paper is to analyze the evolution of Global Reach Laydown (GRL) from the Gulf War (DESERT SHIELD) through ALLIED FORCE (Kosovo) and ENDURING FREEDOM (Afghanistan).
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Strategy Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication (MCDP) 1-1 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,980. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual addresses strategy. This publication is designed to give Marine leaders a solid, common understanding of the fundamental nature of military strategy that is inherent in each military action.