Books tagged: reconnaissance

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Spectre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This is a fiction short story about an infrared sensor operator aboard a C-130 gunship that gets shot down over a jungle.
While Others Sleep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
This is a very short fiction story about clandestine operations flying intelligence-gathering missions.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Offense and Defense, Army Doctrine Reference Publication 3-90, Tactical Fundamentals, Concepts, Echelons, Maneuver, Reconnaissance (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,690. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, Army Doctrine Reference Publication (ADRP) 3-90 provides guidance in the form of combat-tested concepts and ideas modified to exploit emerging Army and joint offensive and defensive capabilities.
Spy Satellite Encyclopedia: The Amazing History of the Early Photoreconnaissance Satellites
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 656,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This incredible encyclopedia of information about the early days of America's spy satellite compiles material from six of our books about NRO programs into one handy guide.
A Need to Know: The Role of Air Force Reconnaissance in War Planning, 1945-1953 - Radar Principles, World War I and II, Korean War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
More than a tool of policy makers to gather intelligence, Air Force reconnaissance efforts shaped early Cold War doctrine and war planning. Dr. Farquhar argues that a lack of information on Soviet strategic capabilities dominated the organization, operational planning, and equipment of the postwar Air Force.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-14.1: Counterspace Operations - Space Situation Awareness, Surveillance, Reconnaissance, Targeting, ISR, GPS, Space Order of Battle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,400. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Counterspace operations are critical to success in modern warfare. The rapid maturation of space capabilities and the evolution of contingency operations have greatly enhanced the effectiveness of air and space power.
Beyond the Paths of Heaven: The Emergence of Space Power Thought - A Comprehensive Anthology of Space-Related Research Produced by the School of Advanced Airpower Studies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 184,900. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Major issues have plagued the US military space community for years. Foremost among these issues is the relationship between air and space.
Aerospace Power in the Twenty-First Century: A Basic Primer - Air and Space Power, Doctrine and Strategy, Airpower, Satellites, Billy Mitchell, Claire Chennault, Reconnaissance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,540. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Dr. Chun's Aerospace Power in the Twenty-First Century: A Basic Primer is a great start towards understanding the importance of aerospace power and its ability to conduct modern warfare.
As Good As It Gets
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
"AS GOOD AS IT GETS" From 150 MPH TO MACH 3  2100 MPH A glimpse of Air Force assignments that certainly places them in the category of the title of the book. A career that started by  flying 30 sorties over Europe in a  B-17 bomber during WWII then a tour in B-29 bombers flying alert sorties, which was followed up by flying worldwide RB-47 recon missions around Soviet territories.
Spyplanes and National Reconnaissance in the 20th Century: The Amazing Story of the U-2 Program, A-12 Oxcart, Francis Gary Powers Incident, Cuba Missile Crisis, Aquatone and Genetrix Projects
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
This CIA History Staff Monograph offers a comprehensive and authoritative history of the CIA's manned overhead reconnaissance program, which from 1954 to 1974 developed and operated two extraordinary aircraft, the U-2 and the A-12 OXCART. It describes not only the program's technological and bureaucratic aspects, but also its political and international context.