TITLE

Candid Voices

AUTHOR(S)
Gluck, Fred
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Air Force Journal of Logistics;Spring2002, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on military logistics in the U.S. Relationship between logistics and weapons systems; Implication of logistics for the level of warfighting capability; Role of air pilots in sustaining warfighting capability.
ACCESSION #
7076112

 

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