Air Power and Desert Storm
DIANE Publishing, May 1, 1993 - 92 pages
Includes Saddam Hussein and Iraqi Air Power; The Air Force Mission; The big Lesson from Desert Storm Air Base Attacks; The New AFM 1-1; O Clubs; and Close Air Support. Black and white photos.
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Page 61 - ("air action against hostile targets which are in close proximity to friendly forces and which require detailed integration of each air -mission with the fire and movement of those forces");
Page 23 - to organize, train, equip, and provide forces for the conduct of prompt and sustained combat operations in the air.
Page 72 - Journal, is the professional journal of the Air Force. Requirements for distribution will be based on the following: ! copy for each general
Page 20 - Our mission ... is to defend the United States through control and exploitation of air and space.
Page 95 - is a graduate of Squadron Officer School, Air Command and Staff College, and Air War College.
Page 18 - Department of Defense (DOD) Directive 5100.1, Functions of the Department of Defense and Its Major Components,
Page 62 - detailed and, usually, local direction and control of movements or maneuvers necessary to accomplish missions or tasks assigned.
Page 88 - sponsored by the International Security Studies Program at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy of Tufts University; the