Standard Operating Procedures for Flight Deck CrewmembersBook - 2000
Presenting a fascinating insider's view of U.S.A.F. special operations, this volume brings to life the critical contributions these forces have made to the exercise of air and space power. Focusing in particular on the period between the Korean War and the Indochina wars of 1950-1979, the accounts of numerous missions are profusely illustrated with photos and maps. Includes a discussion of AF operations in Europe during WWII, as well as profiles of Air Commandos who performed above and beyond the call of duty. Reflects on the need for financial and political support for restoration of the forces. Biblio. Extensive photos and maps. Charts.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration : [U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., distributor, 2000]
Characteristics: 1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 28 cm