Accession Number : ADA293340

Title :   From the Sea .... From the CV: Do Carriers Really Contribute to Peace Operations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI DEPT OF OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Cropper, Thomas A.

PDF Url : ADA293340

Report Date : 08 MAR 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : This study examines present carrier air power to determine how well it meets the requirements of a joint task force commander in peace operations. The aircraft carrier delivers a wide range of capabilities which have been the driving forces in its repeated deployments in such operations. Analysis yields particular mission areas requiring more effective capabilities for which solutions are offered.

Descriptors :   *PEACETIME, *AIRCRAFT CARRIERS, *AIR POWER, DEPLOYMENT, MISSIONS, RANGE(EXTREMES), NONLETHAL AGENTS.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE