Air Force implements Stop-Loss

Bosker, A.J.
May 2003
Airman;May2003, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p13
Focuses on the use of Stop-Loss by the Air Force to retain specific skills needed to meet national security objectives in Washington D.C. Details on the design of Stop-Loss; Importance of the program for the war against terrorism; Benefits of the Stop-Loss for the airmen.


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