TITLE

NAVAL AIRCRAFT AND WEAPON DEVELOPMENTS

AUTHOR(S)
Kennedy Jr., Floyd D.
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May2000, Vol. 126 Issue 5, p112
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on naval aircraft and weapon developments in the United States. Decline of weapons inventories; Result of the series of operations short of war launched by the administration of President Bill Clinton on a routine basis; Inadequacy of the fiscal year budgets; Lessons learned from Operation Allied Force in Kosovo, Serbia.
ACCESSION #
3162821

 

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