Air Force Magazine
Год / месяц: 2021/4
Формат: PDF - 6 MB
Air Force Magazine - журнал Ассоциации военнослужащих и ветеранов ВВС США.
10 Q&A: Protecting the Homeland
Air National Guard Director Lt. Gen. Michael A. Loh on COVID-19, deployments to the Capitol, and more.
34 Building the New Space Coalition
By Rachel S. Cohen
Partnerships in space could build capabilities and save money for everyone.
39 Defending Forward Bases
By Amy McCullough with Brian W. Everstine
China and Russia made huge strides in missile technology while U.S. air base defense languished.
Now, the U.S. is playing catch-up.
44 Advancing U.S. Hypersonics
By John A. Tirpak
As flight-tests begin, the military must overcome shortages of talent, test capacity, and supply.
48 Building the Future Force
By Col. Mark Gunzinger, USAF (Ret.), and Lukas Autenreid
The next National Defense Strategy must mitigate against looming strategic risks.
52 The Forensics of Flight Emergencies
By Jennifer-Leigh Oprihory
How military researchers are working to understand—and prevent—hypoxia-like events in Air Force aircraft fleets.
55 Above and Beyond
By Brian W. Everstine
Capt. Steve Phillis stayed on station in his A-10, putting himself at risk to aid his downed wingman. The decision cost him his life. Does it also rate the Medal of Honor?
58 Air Power in the War Against ISIS
By Benjamin Lambeth
Strategy was lacking at the start. Then it made all the di erence.