CHARTERING A NEW COURSE FOR CARRIER AIR POWER

Critics of the aircraft carrier argue that long-range bombers and cruise missiles offer a more cost-effective means of power projection. The author discusses the role of the aircraft carrier and concludes that only a carrier can be relied upon to project national power in the face of likely post-Cold War conditions.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Jane's Navy Intl, v 100 n 2, March/April 1995, p 14 [5 p, 5 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Friedman, N
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Aircraft carriers
  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Vehicles and Equipment;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00710782
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM