This exhaustive study of 40 years of Air Force high-tech weaponry challenges myths about U.S. military prowess. With a panoramic sweep and shocking frankness unrivaled in the current literature, Ken Werrell reveals the true extent of the Air Force's technological transformation. Chasing the Silver Bullet traces in unprecedented detail the evolution of the Air Force's entire inventory since the Korean War and offers sage analysis of the strategies and doctrine that fashioned the hardware.4 1 Pave Hawk, 263 Pave Knife, 150, 152 Pave Low, 262, 264 Pave Mover/ Assault Breaker, 129, 200-201, 204 Pave Nail, ... look-down, shoot-down (APG- 63), 69-70, 75; low probability of intercept, 1 29-30; maintenance of, 73; pulse- doppleranbsp;...
|Title||:||Chasing the silver bullet|
|Author||:||Kenneth P. Werrell|
|Publisher||:||Smithsonian Inst Scholarly Pr - 2003-03-17|