To Win a War
- General Warns of Danger In Enemy Satellites. Ahearn, Dave // Defense Daily International;8/25/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 33, p15
The article reports that according to General Kevin Chilton, commander of the Air Force Space Command, the U.S. must be able to know the nature of potential enemies' missile launches. He adds that the U.S. must be able to immediately ascertain the nature and intent of that spacecraft. Chilton...
- For U.S., Ignoring the Limitations of Airpower a Recipe for Disaster. Metz, Steven // World Politics Review (19446284);1/29/2016, p1
The article discusses the importance and limitations of military airpower to the U.S. It mentions several military benefits of airpower including lower casualties, exploitation of technological superiority and ease of disengagement, the need for military and political leaders, policymakers and...
- Lessons learned may be flawed. Fulghum, David A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/14/1999, Vol. 150 Issue 24, p64
Cites the early lessons learned by the United States military from the conflict in Kosovo, Serbia. Includes modifications to the B-2 stealth-bomber; Advantage that Joint-STARS offers; Intelligence collection; Electronic warfare.
- Truth@readiness.mil. Vandergriff, Donald E. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun99, Vol. 125 Issue 6, p56
Discusses the problems on readiness of the United States Armed Forces. Readiness decline exposed by the information revolution; Reasons for the declining readiness; Leadership as a factor of the decline; Harmful effects of the officer culture; Implications of the decline to the national security.
- Preparedness is militarism. Villard, Oswald Garrison // Preparedness is Militarism;2009, p217
Opinion. Presents the author's view about the significance of preparedness in the American military. How the influence of United States is measured; What the preparedness policy signifies; Significance of preparedness policy; Power of the secretary of the navy; Significance of establishing...
- Keeping forces ready to fight. Finch, Louis C. // Defense;1995, Issue 4, p2
Discusses issues and trends related to the near-term readiness of the United States Armed Forces. Efforts of the Department of Defense (DoD) to maintain high level of readiness in the military; Definition of military readiness; Need for the DoD's programs to maintain the balance between...
- Training and the Army of the 1990s. Vuono, Carl E. // Military Review;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 77 Issue 1, p79
Discusses the significance of training in the United States Army of the 1990s. Difference between today's Army and the force of 40 years ago; Commitment to training readiness; Army's basic and interrelated tasks; Realistic training; Need to reshape the Army in response to revolutionary...
- Defence Strategy Enhancements and the FCS Model. Leibstone, Marvin // Military Technology;Jul2003, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p73
Examines the defense strategy enhancements and Future Combat system model for military modernization and transformation planning in the U.S. Partnership between General Dynamics Land Systems and United Defense; Use of Generative Analysis tools; Application of modeling, simulation and...
- HAS IT WORKED? Locher III, James R. // Naval War College Review;Autumn2001, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p94
Examines the importance of organization on the system of national defense in the United States. Consideration of the changes mandated by the Goldwater-Nichols Act; Creation of effective central authority; Construction of battleships and heavy cruisers to convoy escorts and landing craft.