Corpus ID: 109139827

Interservice Rivalry and Airpower in the Vietnam War

  title={Interservice Rivalry and Airpower in the Vietnam War},
  author={Ian Horwood},
Abstract : The primary objectives of this study are to establish the nature and levels of rivalry and dispute between the United States armed services over matters relating to the military application of airpower during the Vietnam period, and to assess the extent to which such rivalry may have distorted U.S. operational policy in Southeast Asia. The historical development of airpower suggests that interservice rivalry is especially prevalent in this particular area of military activity. From… Expand
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