Air Force Magazine
Год / месяц: 2016/3
Формат: PDF - 20 MB
Air Force Magazine - журнал Ассоциации военнослужащих и ветеранов ВВС США
4 Editorial: Following the Money to Europe
To deter Russia, the US will dramatically increase its forward presence in Europe.
16 Critical Ingredient in Short Supply
By John A. Tirpak
USAF’s biggest problem with the F-22? There aren’t enough to go around.
22 Horner’s Gulf War
By Rebecca Grant
The air commander calls Desert Storm a hard-fought win for airpower.
28 Toward a Total Force
By Jennifer Hlad
The integration seen on deployment still isn’t natural at home station.
34 Red Tails
Photos from USAF, the Air Force
Historical Research Agency, and Toni Frissell via the Library of Congress They were pilots, maintainers, weathermen, and administrators.
42 High-Altitude ISR at Risk
By Aaron M. U. Church
The future of the U-2 and Global Hawk missions are up in the air.
47 Hypersonic Weapons Come of Age
By Mark J. Lewis
Will the US—or some other nation—be first to field these game-changing weapons?
52 Lifesavers Along the Trail
By Brian W. Everstine
Eric Roberts and Ronald Brodeur have now received Silver Stars they earned 46 years ago, for heroism in
56 DOD Photochart
Compiled by Chequita Wood DOD’s top leadership in Obama’s second-term Administration.
60 All Eyes on Khe Sanh
By John T. Correll
Day by day, the world followed the news. LBJ had a scale model of the besieged outpost in the White House.