Accession Number : ADA194150

Title :   The Problem of Space in Soviet Operational Art.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY COMBINED ARMS CENTER FORT LEAVENWORTH KS SOVIET ARMY STUDIES OFFICE

Personal Author(s) : Kipp, Jacob W

PDF Url : ADA194150

Report Date : Jan 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : This assay provides commentary and context to the Soviet General Staff's approach to the study and preparation of space as an arena for the conduct of military actions. These comments are based on a lecture given by General-Major I.B. Shaposhnikov at the Voroshilov Academy of the General Staff in the mid 1970s and draw upon a larger study of these issues which was under taken by the author et al.: Soviet Views on Military Operations in Space (1986). Keywords: Soviet military doctrine, Spacecraft military applications; Soviet general staff.

Descriptors :   *ARMY OPERATIONS, *SPACE(ROOM), MILITARY DOCTRINE, MILITARY OPERATIONS, USSR

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE