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Product Description: Department of Defense assistance to partner nations entails supporting helicopter fleets, often composed of outdated and difficult-to-service equipment. Rand researchers quantified the implications of migrating these fleets to alternative aircraft.

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9780833087164 | Rand Corp, March 11, 2015, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Department of Defense assistance to partner nations entails supporting helicopter fleets, often composed of outdated and difficult-to-service equipment.
9780426114550, titled "Doctor Who and the Abominable Snowman" | Carol Pub Group, May 1, 1983, cover price $3.50 | also contains Cost-effective Helicopter Options for Partner Nations, Doctor Who and the Abominable Snowman | About this edition: A single blow from the giant, hairy paw smashes the explorer to the ground.

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Product Description: The current strategic airlift fleet will be reaching the end of its service life in the next few decades, which has raised concerns about the cost and possible budget spike that would result from the need to recapitalize that fleet...read more

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9780833077011 | Rand Corp, January 23, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The current strategic airlift fleet will be reaching the end of its service life in the next few decades, which has raised concerns about the cost and possible budget spike that would result from the need to recapitalize that fleet.

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Product Description: U.S. Air Forces in Europe seeks to build partnerships and partner capacity in Europe. This report characterizes the current policy debate on security cooperation and force posture in Europe, develops a framework to describe the current approach and environment for the USAF in Europe, defines alternative postures for conducting activities, and recommends efficiencies to improve them...read more

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9780833076250 | Rand Corp, November 16, 2012, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: U.

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Product Description: The Air Force is considering upgrades to the KC-10 in several areas: avionics, command and control, multipoint refueling, defensive systems, and compatibility with night-vision systems. An assessment of options to upgrade the KC-10 weighed the costs and potential benefits of the upgrades against demands in homeland defense, theater employment, deployment, and air bridge operations and KC-10 roles (refueling only, airlift only, or dual-role)...read more

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9780833051097 | Rand Corp, February 16, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The Air Force is considering upgrades to the KC-10 in several areas: avionics, command and control, multipoint refueling, defensive systems, and compatibility with night-vision systems.

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Product Description: The relationship between China and Taiwan is more stable in 2009 than it has been years; at the same time, the cross-strait military balance is shifting in ways that are problematic for Taiwan's defense. This volume examines the changing China-Taiwan political dynamic, evaluates key aspects of the cross-strait military balance, and considers how Taiwan might be successfully defended against a Chinese invasion attempt...read more

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9780833047465 | Rand Corp, October 30, 2009, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The relationship between China and Taiwan is more stable in 2009 than it has been years; at the same time, the cross-strait military balance is shifting in ways that are problematic for Taiwan's defense.

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Product Description: Creating a new partnership to integrate air operations with ground fire and maneuver more effectively on future battlefields.

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9780833037411 | Rand Corp, April 1, 2005, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Creating a new partnership to integrate air operations with ground fire and maneuver more effectively on future battlefields.

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Product Description: Each of the three defense reviews of the last decade fell short of fully apprehending the demands of the emerging threat environment, and the budgets that would be needed and afforded, resulting in a growing imbalance between strategy, forces, and resources over the decade. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833030245 | Rand Corp, July 1, 2001, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Each of the three defense reviews of the last decade fell short of fully apprehending the demands of the emerging threat environment, and the budgets that would be needed and afforded, resulting in a growing imbalance between strategy, forces, and resources over the decade.

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Product Description: The past 20 years have been a time of relative peace in Asia and, notwithstanding the 1997-1998 financial crisis, a period of robust economic growth as well. Currently, however, Asia is beset by a variety of problems that could well imperil the stability it has long enjoyed ― including territorial disputes, nuclear rivalry, rising nationalist sentiments, and increased military capabilities...read more

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9780833029553 | Rand Corp, June 1, 2001, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: The past 20 years have been a time of relative peace in Asia and, notwithstanding the 1997-1998 financial crisis, a period of robust economic growth as well.

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Product Description: Among the hottest flashpoints in the world today, U.S. policymakers and diplomats cannot ignore the Taiwan Strait. China regularly rattles its saber to intimidate Taiwan and influence U.S. policy but has thus far stopped short of overt military action...read more

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9780833028976 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Among the hottest flashpoints in the world today, U.

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Product Description: China has been embarked on a process of reform and modernization that has led to unprecedented economic development. The goal is to make China a developed country, which would, among other things, raise the standard of living and prepare the base for a strong military...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833027511 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1999, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: China has been embarked on a process of reform and modernization that has led to unprecedented economic development.

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Product Description: As part of a two-year effort to develop an expansive construct of air and space power in the early twenty-first century that capitalizes on forthcoming air and space technologies and concepts of operation and is effective against adversaries with diverse economies, cultures, political institutions, and military capabilities, the research team investigated the possibility that future adversaries might be able to mount effective missile attacks on U...read more
By David T. Orletsky, Project Air Force (other contributor), John Stillion and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833027009 | Rand Corp, February 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: As part of a two-year effort to develop an expansive construct of air and space power in the early twenty-first century that capitalizes on forthcoming air and space technologies and concepts of operation and is effective against adversaries with diverse economies, cultures, political institutions, and military capabilities, the research team investigated the possibility that future adversaries might be able to mount effective missile attacks on U.

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Product Description: Explores strategies for making USAF more effective against light infantry opponents.

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9780833023896 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1996, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Explores strategies for making USAF more effective against light infantry opponents.

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