Accession Number : ADA182219
Title : Evolution of the Modern Dogfight.
Descriptive Note : Student rept.,
Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL
Personal Author(s) : Hanson,Ronald L , II
PDF Url : ADA182219
Report Date : Apr 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 26
Abstract : Air Combat has undergone many changes since its humble beginning during WWI. This article examines some of the many changes that have occurred in the 'dogfight' from its inception through our most recent combat experiences in Vietnam. Also included are brief glimpses at technological breakthroughs that have affected Air Combat as well as some of the future possibilities. Keywords: BTM(Basic Fighter Maneuvers); Avionics.
Descriptors : *AERIAL WARFARE, WARFARE, AVIONICS, VIETNAM, HISTORY, WEAPON SYSTEMS, AIR TO AIR MISSILES
Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Military Aircraft Operations
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE