What is air power?

  • (noun): The aggregation of a country's military aircraft.
    Synonyms: aviation

Some articles on air power, air:

Joel Hayward - Biography - Academic and Professional Career - Work in The United Kingdom
... In November 2005 he became the head of the newly created Air Power Studies Division, a specialist unit of thirteen Defence Study academics established by the Royal Air Force and King's College ... He is a Director of the Royal Air Force Centre for Air Power Studies, the Air Force's national thinktank ... He is also a member of the CAS Air Power Workshop, a small and highly select working group of scholars and other theorists convened by the Chief of Air Staff (the ...
Sebastian Cox
... Mr Sebastian Cox, MA (born in 1956), is the Head of the Air Historical Branch (AHB) of the Royal Air Force, a specialist archive and history unit based at ... A widely published scholar of British air power, Cox is one of the three directors of the Royal Air Force Centre for Air Power Studies ... He is a long-time member of the CAS Air Power Workshop, a small working group of scholars and other theorists convened by the Chief of Air Staff (the head of the Royal Air Force) ...
John Baker (general) - The Baker Report
... the optimal command arrangements for ADF air power ... Despite extensive reference being made to the command and control challenges posed by air power, Baker did not provide definitive guidance on how the ADF should ...
Phillip Meilinger
... He is a member of the Academic Advisory Panel of the Royal Air Force Centre for Air Power Studies ... he was Dean of the School of Advanced Airpower Studies (SAAS) at the USAF's Air University in Montgomery, Alabama ... He received a BS degree from the United States Air Force Academy, an MA degree from the University of Colorado, and obtained a PhD degree in military history from the University of Michigan ...
Henry Wrigley - Retirement and Legacy
... jobs round Australia had been snapped up by people, not only air force people but other people on the spot" ... Wrigley was made an honorary air vice marshal in July 1956 ... the service's Golden Jubilee his fellow guests included Air Marshal Sir Richard Williams, Air Vice Marshal Bill Anderson, Air Commodore Hippolyte De La Rue, and Wing Commander Sir Lawrence Wackett ...

Famous quotes containing the words power and/or air:

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