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  • Modeling the Departure of Military Pilots from the Servicesby Marc N. Elliot; Kanika Kapur; Carole Roan Gresenz

    RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95

    High numbers of voluntary departures from the US military by pilots have caused concern amongst military administrators. This study explores some determinants of the pilot attrition problem, including the effects of major airlines hiring pilots. more...

  • Models of Operational Training in Fighter Squadronsby James H. Bigelow; William W. Taylor; S. Craig Moore; Brent Thomas

    RAND Corporation 2004; US$ 9.95

    Operational squadrons spend most of their time training to maintain readiness and to prepare aircrew members for subsequent assignments. Although some operational training is needed to achieve these objectives, it has been difficult historically to justify any specific amount of flying. more...

  • Possums and Bird Dogsby Peter Nolan

    Allen & Unwin 2006; US$ 33.62

    The story of 161 Reconnaissance Flight, the Australian Army Aviation unit deployed to Vietnam from September 1965 to March 1972, told through unit and personal records, pilot and aircraft log books and personal interviews with veterans. more...

  • Diamond Dakota Mysteryby Juliet Wills

    Allen & Unwin 2006; US$ 24.50

    An extraordinary but true war-time tale of daring, mystery, luck and in excess of twenty million dollars worth of diamonds, and how they were lost, found and lost again. more...

  • Behind the Cyberspace Veilby Brian J. Collins

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2008; US$ 55.00

    This work examines the ways in which the Air Force as an institution, once the exclusive domain of aviators, must adjust to meet the operational demand of network-centric warfare in the information age. more...

  • A Dawn Like Thunderby Robert J. Mrazek

    Little, Brown and Company 2008; US$ 9.99

    One of the great untold stories of World War II finally comes to light in this thrilling account of Torpedo Squadron Eight and their heroic efforts in helping an outmatched U.S. fleet win critical victories at Midway and Guadalcanal. These 35 American men--many flying outmoded aircraft--changed the course of history, going on to become the war's most... more...

  • Limits of Air Powerby Mark Clodfelter

    Free Press 1989; US$ 32.95

    The Limits of Air Power analyzes the American bombing campaigns in Vietnam and shows why the use of air power, so effective in previous wars, proved unsuccessful in a limited war. Major Mark Clodfelter, a military historian, assesses the American use of air power from World War II through the Vietnam War, and shows how its effectiveness declined... more...

  • Basher Five-Twoby Scott O'Grady

    Random House Children's Books 2010; US$ 6.99

    U.S. Air Force pilot Captain Scott O'Grady was shot down in his F-16 over Bosnia while helping to keep the peace. The plane exploded, and Captain O'Grady fell 5 miles to the ground below. In exciting detail, Captain O'Grady tells how he evaded capture and how, with little water and no food, he was able to survive on his own in enemy territory. This... more...

  • Tail-End Charliesby John Nichol; Tony Rennell

    St. Martin's Press 2007; US$ 23.99

    Night after night they stifled their fears and flew through flak and packs of enemy fighters to drop the bombs that would demolish the Third Reich. The airmen of the United States 8th Army Air ForceAmerican and British Bomber Command were among the greatest heroes of the Second World War, defying Hitler in the darkest early days of the war and taking... more...

  • Black Aces Highby Robert K. Wilcox

    St. Martin's Press 2007; US$ 8.99

    A riveting account of a modern fighter squadron at war and the exploits, triumphs, and traumas of its pilots. The Black Aces. Their courage, ferocity, and instincts made them legendary in military aviation. Flying F-14 Tomcats, they played as much a part in recent US operations in Kosovo as did any air squadron in the theater, air force or navy,... more...