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Service Culture Effects on Joint Operations The Masks of War Unveiled - Study of Pre-Goldwater-Nichols Act Operations, Eagle Claw (Desert One Iranian Hostage Rescue) and Urgent Fury (Grenada Invasion)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,540. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Within the U.S. military services a thorough and clear self awareness is absolutely essential to the success in both these efforts. A key aspect of self awareness, successful joint operations, and effective transformation requires a thorough understanding of the component service cultures and their potential to effect operations.
Creating a New Military Service: Historical Precedents - History of Army Air Force, New Forces after World War II, Analysis of Possible Independent Space Force and Cyberspace Force Services
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This paper examines the defense organizational responses to the emergence of air and space as warfighting domains and, using these experiences as points of comparison, applies the same logic to consider the question: Should the Department of Defense create an independent US Cyber Force?
Army and Air Force Subcultures: Effects on Joint Operations - Example from History, U.S. Army Air Force Development During World War II, Air Force Culture in the Cold War, Korean and Vietnam War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Joint effectiveness of U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army forces is critical to achieving national objectives in today's strategic environment. Constrained procurement budgets and unprecedented and diverse missions call for effective dialogue and synergy between land and air forces.
Tears Before Bedtime
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
From England to the beaches of Normandy to a POW camp in Thailand, this is the true-life story of a British Royal Navy veteran of World War II. In this moving memoir, E.R. Rhodes shares his personal story of faith, love, and loss.
A Chinese Philosophy on Strategems The Art of War Doug Nash
Price: $4.95 $2.48 USD. (50% off until Jan. 11, 2019!) Words: 45,190. Language: Australian English. Published: December 9, 2018 by SunTzuDo. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » History » Military
Strategemata and the Art of War are perfect companion books. If you own one, you need to own the other to achieve the best understanding of both books. Frontinus tells you what happened. Sun Tzu gives you a chance to understand why the result came about. The best place to understand both is A Chinese Philosophy on Stratagems. A must for every strategist and tactician who has a library.
Earth, Wind, and Fire: Elemental Properties of Army and Air Force Cooperation in Close Air Support (CAS) 1945-1991 - Study of the Most-Dangerous Scenario - Nuclear Weapons, Cold War, to Desert Storm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,790. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The study examines how designing a force for the most-dangerous scenario affects the Air Force's ability to cooperate with the Army and conduct joint missions, specifically CAS. Tomorrow's fight is unknown, but a near certainty is that it will be a joint fight and therefore it is imperative for the Air Force to foster inter-service cooperation.
The Evolution of Integrated Close Air Support (CAS): World War II, Korea and the Future of Air-Ground Combined Arms Synergy - Detailed Study of Leaders von Richthofen, McCutcheon, and Quesada
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This thesis addresses the evolution of integrated close air support (CAS) from its birth to the present. By comparing three air arms' development of CAS, it provides a historical bedrock for the controversies and discord that surround debate regarding the tactic.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on the 2017 Collision of A-10C Thunderbolt II Close Air Support Aircraft, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Two A-10C’s collided over the Nevada Test and Training Range on Sept. 6, 2017, due to the unintentional failure to adhere to established altitude deconfliction procedures, according to an Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Board report.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on Mishap Involving F-16C at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, Due to Pilot Error, Killing a Civilian Contractor
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,460. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Headquarters Air Education and Training Command released its Accident Investigation Board report from the aircraft accident involving an F-16C at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, Jan. 31, 2017. Members of the board found that the cause of the mishap was pilot error.
FLC Legal - The War in Vietnam that was Never Reported
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,990. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
FLC Legal is an inside look at a side of the Vietnam war that most people would believe could not have happened, not to mention, did happen in the US Marine Corps. It tells the story of a band of young trial lawyers, who had also spent nearly a year in training to become Marine Corps infantry officers.
Royal Marines Historical Time Line. Volume Two Third Edition.
Price: Free! Words: 474,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book is the Third Edition of Volume One. Based on the 'Royal-Marines.net' website. Further editions will follow yearly. The aim is to try and recall every single day of the Royal Marines 354 year history. It's an ongoing project that will probably take several years to complete. I'm hoping that this second Edition will attract others to join in and send information that I can use.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on May 2018 Crash with Fatalities of WC-130H Hercules Airlift Cargo Airplane at Savannah Hilton Head Airport, Georgia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Air Mobility Command released the results of its investigation into the WC-130H Hercules crash near Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, Savannah, Georgia, May 2, that killed all nine Airmen on board.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on April 2018 F-22A Raptor Fighter Aircraft Landing Incident at Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada Caused by Pilot Error
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
The pilot was not operating the aircraft in accordance with set procedures and prematurely retracted the landing gear. The AIB president further found by a preponderance of the evidence that organizational factors contributing to this mishap were significant in influencing and shaping the pilot's actions.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on 2018 Crash of Thunderbirds Air Demonstration Squadron F-16CM Fighting Falcon Fighter Aircraft at Nellis AFB, Nevada
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The cause of the mishap was the MP's G-LOC and associated states of absolute and relative incapacitation. During these states, the MP was unable to apply appropriate flight control inputs to avoid the MA's impact with the ground or attempt an ejection.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on 2018 Crash of HH-60G Pave Hawk Helicopter in Uninhabited Desert Area Near Al Qaim, Iraq with Seven Fatalities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
An HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter struck a galvanized steel cable and subsequently impacted an uninhabited desert area near Al Qaim, Iraq, March 15, 2018, according to an Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Board report.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on February 2018 F-16CM Fighting Falcon Fighter Aircraft Engine Fire on Takeoff from Misawa Air Base (AB), Japan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The mishap aircraft (MA) experienced an engine fire shortly after take-off from runway (RWY) 28 at Misawa Air Base (AB), Japan because an obsolete turbine frame forward fairing on the mishap engine (ME) failed during takeoff.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on T-38C Talon Supersonic Jet Trainer Aircraft Crash With Pilot Fatality Near Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas in 2017
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Headquarters Air Education and Training Command released its Accident Investigation Board report from the T-38C Talon mishap, which occurred near Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 20, 2017.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on 2017 RQ-4B Global Hawk UAV Drone Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Mid-Air Breakup Near Lone Pine, California
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
According to an Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Board (AIB) report an RQ-4B Global Hawk that crashed June 21, 2017, near Lone Pine, California, broke up mid-air after experiencing issues with one of its navigational data devices/ navigators.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Board Report on 2017 Loss of General Atomics UAV Drone MQ-9A Reaper Aircraft from 361st Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
An MQ-9A crashed May 6, 2017 in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility after the ground control station lost downlink from the aircraft on final approach, according to an Air Combat Command Abbreviated Accident Investigation Board report.
2018 Report of the Electromagnetic Defense Task Force (EDTF) - New Evaluation of EMP Threat from Nuclear Weapons and Solar Storms, Urgently Needed Protection of the Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electrical
This vital late 2018 report covers the serious threat posed by EMP and electromagnetic spectrum attacks. On 20-22 August 2018, the Electromagnetic Defense Task Force (EDTF) hosted an inaugural summit in the National Capital Region (NCR). The summit was designed to aid and encourage actions to recover footing where our technological lead in EMS is being challenged.

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