Accession Number : ADA435109
Title : Air Defense with an Attitude: Helicopter v. Helicopter Combat
Descriptive Note : Journal article
Corporate Author : ARMY COMBINED ARMS CENTER FORT LEAVENWORTH KS
Personal Author(s) : Grau, Lester W. ; Adams, James H., III
PDF Url : ADA435109
Report Date : FEB 2003
Pagination or Media Count : 11
Abstract : Helicopters are proliferating among the world's armies. This growing inventory includes armed helicopters equipped with weapons systems suitable for engaging other helicopters in aerial combat. In a major regional conflict, armed helicopters might pose a threat that neither the U.S. Air Force nor U.S. Army is prepared to counter.
Descriptors : *ATTACK HELICOPTERS, *AIR DEFENSE, *WEAPON SYSTEMS, *AERIAL WARFARE, *GUNSHIPS, COUNTERFORCES(MILITARY), TACTICAL AIR SUPPORT.
Subject Categories : Helicopters
Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE