Logo

Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership

Small book cover: Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership

Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership
by

Publisher: AU Press
ISBN/ASIN: 1585660604
Number of pages: 422

Description:
This book tells the story of the origins and development of the United States Air Force's space program from its earliest beginnings in the post Second World War period to its emergence as a critical operational presence in the Persian Gulf War.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple PDF files)

Similar books

Book cover: The Apollo Spacecraft: A ChronologyThe Apollo Spacecraft: A Chronology
by - NASA
The chronology of the Apollo spacecraft and the lunar mission provides documented information covering a wide range of happenings directly and indirectly related to the program. Written for historians and others interested in the great adventure.
(11477 views)
Book cover: Crash Course: Lessons Learned from Accidents Involving Remotely Piloted and Autonomous AircraftCrash Course: Lessons Learned from Accidents Involving Remotely Piloted and Autonomous Aircraft
by - NASA
This volume contains an investigation of remotely piloted research vehicle and unmanned aircraft system mishaps and will examine their causes, consequences, corrective actions, and lessons learned. The book comprises a series of case studies.
(3897 views)
Book cover: Fundamentals of Aerospace EngineeringFundamentals of Aerospace Engineering
by - Create Space
This book covers an undergraduate, introductory course to aeronautical engineering and aims at combining theory and practice to provide a comprehensive, thorough introduction to the fascinating, yet complex discipline of aerospace engineering.
(2850 views)
Book cover: Flight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the AeroplaneFlight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the Aeroplane
by - Longmans, Green and co.
The book is written in the simplest possible language, and contains not a single formula. It treats the principles of flight and the problems involved in the mechanics of the aeroplane, demanding only the most elementary knowledge of arithmetic.
(5873 views)