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Product Description: This report provides an assessment of the manner in which Jet Engine Intermediate Maintenance shops can best be configured to support Expeditionary Aerospace Forces both in peacetime and in war. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833031037 | Rand Corp, December 1, 2001, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: This report provides an assessment of the manner in which Jet Engine Intermediate Maintenance shops can best be configured to support Expeditionary Aerospace Forces both in peacetime and in war.

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Product Description: As part of a larger study of support for Expeditionary Aerospace Forces, this analysis addresses logistics structure alternatives for meeting demands for Low Altitude Navigation and Targeting Infrared for Night (LANTIRN) across a spectrum of operational requirements...read more
By Amatzia Feinberg (editor), Project Air Force (other contributor), Rand Corporation (corporate author) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833029034 | Rand Corp, September 1, 2000, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: As part of a larger study of support for Expeditionary Aerospace Forces, this analysis addresses logistics structure alternatives for meeting demands for Low Altitude Navigation and Targeting Infrared for Night (LANTIRN) across a spectrum of operational requirements.

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Product Description: A key challenge facing the future Air Force is how to nearly continuously deploy relatively small scale forces for peace keeping and humanitarian relief missions while maintaining the capability to win major theater wars. In response to this challenge, the Air Force has developed the concept of an Expeditionary Aerospace Force (EAF) to deal with the range of expected missions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Project Air Force (other contributor) and Robert S. Tripp (editor)

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9780833027634 | Rand Corp, August 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A key challenge facing the future Air Force is how to nearly continuously deploy relatively small scale forces for peace keeping and humanitarian relief missions while maintaining the capability to win major theater wars.

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Product Description: Although the mix of active and reserve forces constituting the total Air Force has shifted during the last decade's force drawdown, reductions have not been proportional and may not have taken into consideration effects on other components...read more

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9780833027627 | Rand Corp, August 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Although the mix of active and reserve forces constituting the total Air Force has shifted during the last decade's force drawdown, reductions have not been proportional and may not have taken into consideration effects on other components.

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Product Description: Coercion―the use of threatened force to induce an adversary to change its behavior―is a critical function of the U.S. military. U.S. forces have recently fought in the Balkans, the Persian Gulf, and the Horn of Africa to compel recalcitrant regimes and warlords to stop repression, abandon weapons programs, permit humanitarian relief, and otherwise modify their actions...read more
By Daniel Byman, Eric V. Larson, Project Air Force (other contributor), Rand Corporation (corporate author) and Matthew C. Waxman

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9780833027436 | Rand Corp, May 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Coercion―the use of threatened force to induce an adversary to change its behavior―is a critical function of the U.

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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: This pictorial history, featuring nearly 40 rare aircraft photos, discusses the major trends in the history of jet fighter design and development in the United States since WWII. With the declining size and experience base of the U...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Hugh P. Levaux, Mark A. Lorell, Project Air Force (other contributor) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833026071 | Rand Corp, October 1, 1998, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This pictorial history, featuring nearly 40 rare aircraft photos, discusses the major trends in the history of jet fighter design and development in the United States since WWII.

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Product Description: The proposition that innovation is critical in the cost-effective design and development of successful military aircraft is still subject to some debate. RAND research indicates that innovation is promoted by intense competition among three or more industry competitors...read more
By Hugh P. Levaux, Mark A. Lorell, Project Air Force (other contributor) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833025951 | Rand Corp, October 1, 1998, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The proposition that innovation is critical in the cost-effective design and development of successful military aircraft is still subject to some debate.

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Product Description: The Air Force implemented stock funding to manage most depot-level reparables in FY 1992. The market-like system was intended to provide customers with incentives to make cost-effective repair decisions at the local level.
By Laura H. Baldwin, Glenn A. Gotz, Project Air Force (other contributor) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833025579 | Rand Corp, September 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The Air Force implemented stock funding to manage most depot-level reparables in FY 1992.

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Product Description: The authors assess quantitatively the capabilities of U.S. forces in the context of a generic scenario depicting a large-scale war in the next decade. From this, the identify priorities for modernizing U.S. forces.
By David A. Ochmanek (editor), Project Air Force (other contributor) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833026125 | Rand Corp, April 1, 1998, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The authors assess quantitatively the capabilities of U.

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Product Description: Analyzes inventory levels, affordability, and mission needs for the new Joint Strike Fighter aircraft.
By Project Air Force (other contributor), Donald Stevens (editor) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833024978 | Rand Corp, July 1, 1997, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Analyzes inventory levels, affordability, and mission needs for the new Joint Strike Fighter aircraft.

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Product Description: Advanced technology and demonstration programs currently under way may ultimately lead to a transatmospheric reusable launch vehicle suitable for insertion into low earth orbit or for delivery of payloads to distant targets within minutes...read more
By Mel Eisman, Daniel Gonzales, Project Air Force (other contributor) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833025548 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1997, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Advanced technology and demonstration programs currently under way may ultimately lead to a transatmospheric reusable launch vehicle suitable for insertion into low earth orbit or for delivery of payloads to distant targets within minutes.

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Product Description: It may be possible for transatmospheric vehicles (TAVs) to insert payloads into low earth orbit or deliver payloads to distant targets within minutes, to carry out various types of military, civil, and commercial missions. The promise of TAVs lies in their reusability and their potential capability to launch payloads at much lower cost than existing rockets...read more

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9780833025470 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1997, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: It may be possible for transatmospheric vehicles (TAVs) to insert payloads into low earth orbit or deliver payloads to distant targets within minutes, to carry out various types of military, civil, and commercial missions.

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Product Description: This guide is intended to assist those in the vanguard of using Advanced Distributed Simulation (ADS) for analysis. It discusses ADS analysis strengths and weaknesses, the role ADS might play within a broader analysis strategy, experimental design, exercise preparation and management, and post-exercise analysis...read more
By Robert Kerchner, Thomas Lucas (editor) and Project Air Force (other contributor)

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9780833025463 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1997, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: This guide is intended to assist those in the vanguard of using Advanced Distributed Simulation (ADS) for analysis.

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Product Description: Examines the effects of peace operations on the training and readiness of USAF forces and personnel.
By Project Air Force (other contributor) and Alan Vick (editor)

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9780833024923 | Rand Corp, May 1, 1997, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Examines the effects of peace operations on the training and readiness of USAF forces and personnel.

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Product Description: The authors concluded that, although it was unlikely that the special set of circumstances surrounding the F-117 procurement could be fully replicated for many other programs (nor should they be), two elements of F-117 program management not only could be but also should be applied more broadly...read more
By Robert Leonard, Project Air Force (other contributor), Rand Corporation (corporate author), H. L. Shulman, Giles K. Smith and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833024046 | Rand Corp, September 1, 1996, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: The authors concluded that, although it was unlikely that the special set of circumstances surrounding the F-117 procurement could be fully replicated for many other programs (nor should they be), two elements of F-117 program management not only could be but also should be applied more broadly.

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Product Description: This report identifies major advantages and challenges of using advanced distributed simulation (ADS) in Air Force analysis, training, and mission rehearsal. As part of a carefully designed analytic plan, ADS could improve presentation of results, allow for parallel processing, and achieve faster model development...read more
By John Friel, Robert Kerchner, Tom Lucas, Project Air Force (other contributor), Rand Corporation (corporate author) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833024107 | Rand Corp, July 1, 1996, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: This report identifies major advantages and challenges of using advanced distributed simulation (ADS) in Air Force analysis, training, and mission rehearsal.

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Product Description: Today, the United States possesses military predominance, and American political and economic ideas have broad global appeal. Almost all of the economically capable nations are our allies. Yet the end of the Cold War has also brought an increase in disorder as a result of the rise in ethnic nationalism and the fragmentation of several states...read more
By Zalmay Khalilzad (editor), Project Air Force (other contributor), Rand Corporation (corporate author) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833023438 | Rand Corp, February 1, 1996, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Today, the United States possesses military predominance, and American political and economic ideas have broad global appeal.

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Product Description: Discusses rationales for the continued existence of West European nuclear forces.
By Olivier Debouzy, Robert A. Levine, Project Air Force (other contributor), Rand Corporation (corporate author), United States Air Force (corporate author) and Nicholas K. J. Witney

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9780833016638 | Rand Corp, January 1, 1995, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Discusses rationales for the continued existence of West European nuclear forces.

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Product Description: Operations short of war, one of three basic responsibilities of the U.S. armed services, are increasingly consuming the attention and resources of U.S. military forces around the world, in such places as Bosnia, Somalia, Haiti, Rwanda, and Kuwait...read more
By Carl H. Builder, Theodore William Karasik, Project Air Force (other contributor), Rand Corporation (corporate author) and United States Air Force (corporate author)

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9780833023209 | Rand Corp, January 1, 1995, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Operations short of war, one of three basic responsibilities of the U.

By Arroyo Center (corporate author), Scott Bailey, Allsion Koehler, Larry McDonough, Project Air Force (other contributor), United States Air Force (corporate author) and United States Army (corporate author)

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9780833013637 | Rand Corp, May 1, 1993, cover price $9.00

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