Accession Number : ADA288328
Title : A New Methodology for Assessing Multilayer Missile Defense Options,
Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA
Personal Author(s) : Larson, Eric V. ; Kent, Glenn A.
PDF Url : ADA288328
Report Date : 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 83
Abstract : Iraqi Saud missile attacks during the Persian Gulf War dramatized U.S. vulnerability to theater ballistic (and potentially, cruise) missiles and illustrated all too clearly the threat of large-scale casualties to U.S. and allied forces posed proliferating weapons of mass destruction around the world. The presence of these weapons could serve as a strong deterrent on U.S. actions, and could serve result in constraining U.S. forces from achieving their objectives in regional
Descriptors : *GUIDED MISSILES, WEAPONS, METHODOLOGY, WARFARE, IRAQ, THEATER LEVEL OPERATIONS, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, PERSIAN GULF, WEAPON SYSTEMS, LAYERS, MASS, ATTACK, DESTRUCTION, POLITICAL ALLIANCES, VULNERABILITY.
Subject Categories : Guided Missiles
Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE