Is the Aircraft Carrier Obsolete?

Harrison, Joseph A.
July 1942
New Republic;7/27/42, Vol. 107 Issue 4, p105
Focuses on the aircraft carriers of the U.S. Navy. Criticism of aircraft carriers by Maj. Alexander de Seversky, an aeronautical engineer; Reasons for the U.S. to build a large number of aircraft carriers; Comments on the weapons that have resulted in military success of Germany and Japan; Establishment of aerial superiority over landing operations with the help of aircraft carriers.


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