DISPERSAL, DETERRENCE, AND DAMAGE
- Hemingway Reports Spain. Hemingway, Ernest // New Republic;6/8/38, Vol. 95 Issue 1227, p124
Relates the experience of the author during the war in Spain. Attack of the Heinkel light bombers protected by Messerchmidt pursuit planes; Struggles experience by the author entering Lerida; Meeting of the author with the first group of refugees after passing the old Roman walls of Tarragona.
- 'The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.'. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2013, Vol. 139 Issue 6, p96
A photograph depicting a carrier air group led by Douglas TBD-1 Devastator torpedo planes roaring past a line of battleships and their escorting destroyers during fleet exercises in the Pacific Ocean during the World War II is presented.
- Reports: Letter from Dresden. Clark, Robert S. // Hudson Review;Winter1986, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p534
The letter presents the author's experiences of visiting the city of Dresden that was attacked by British and American bombers in 1945. Dresden was holding a season-long celebration of the reopening of its gem of an opera house that was destroyed on the evening of February 13, 1945, as three...
- THEY FLEW FOR FRANCO. Musciano, Walter A. // Aviation History;Sep2004, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p30
Discusses an air battle in Spain. During the first week of July 1937, the German Condor Legion launched a spectacular coordinated attack on Spanish Republican forces at the Battle of Brunete, about 15 miles west of Madrid in Spain. Messerschmitt Bf-109B fighters flew top cover to maintain air...
- The jet race. // Airman;Jun2003, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p27
This article reports that Germany was the first to field jet-powered aircraft, but the U.S. wasn't far behind. As early as 1941, Army Air Forces and civilian engineers were experimenting with rocket powered aircraft with the goal of creating a faster, more maneuverable aircraft for wartime use....
- Kansas City's Bomber Plant, 1941-1945. Macias, Richard // Kansas History;Winter2005/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p244
Focuses on the condition of the bomber plant in Kansas City, Kansas between 1941 and 1945. Role of the B-25 bomber in the World War II arsenal of the U.S.; Commencement of World War II in Europe; Army and navy appropriation legislative bills that were passed by the U.S. Congress.
- Historic Aircraft. Polmar, Norman // Naval History;Dec2005, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p14
This article focuses on the historic military aircraft of the U.S. Boeing is perhaps best known for its multi-engine bombers and commercial airliners, but in the 1920s and 1930s the Boeing Airplane Co. produced outstanding fighter aircraft for the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps. Boeing's first...
- THE KOREAN WAR AT 50. Hymel, Kevin M. // Army Magazine;Nov2001, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p16
Chronicles the events of October 1951 during the Korean War. Segregation of the United States Eight Army; Advance to the Jamestown Line in Operation Commando; Attack of fighter-bombers on communist troops.
- AIRLINES. Moffett, Jim; Whitby, Steve; Scheil, Joe; Marks, Ron // Air Classics;Jan2008, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p48
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to previous articles including "Barney's War" in the November 2007 issue, "Aluminum Falcon" in the November 2007 issue" and "Airlines" in the December 2007 issue.