Accession Number : AD0766375

Title :   The USSR'S 'Blue Belt of Defense' Concept: A Unified Military Plan for Defense Against Seaborne Nuclear Attack by Strike Carriers and Polaris/Poseidon SSBNS,

Corporate Author : CENTER FOR NAVAL ANALYSES ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s) : Herrick,Robert Waring

Report Date : MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The report speculates on the connotation of Blue Belt of Defense as used by Soviet and East German propagandists and military personnel.

Descriptors :   (*ANTIMISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEMS, USSR), (*BALLISTIC MISSILE SUBMARINES, NUCLEAR WEAPONS), ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE, TASK FORCES, THREAT EVALUATION, PROPAGANDA, MILITARY STRATEGY, WAR GAMES

Subject Categories : Antimissile Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE