Accession Number : AD1015743

Title :   The Search for a Permanent Home: Explaining the Organizational Instability of Air Force Rescue

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : Air University Maxwell Air Force Base United States

Personal Author(s) : Uberuaga,Mark

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Report Date : 01 Jun 2015

Pagination or Media Count : 61

Abstract : Air Force Rescue has experienced endemic organizational instability over the last three decades, reflected by multiple relocations within various major commands. The ongoing flux has negatively impacted Rescues development and capabilities. Many of the issues that prompted relocation in the past are still unresolved, suggesting continued organizational instability in the future.

Descriptors :   tilt rotor aircraft , unified combatant commands , second world war , aerial warfare , united states special operations command , aircraft equipment , military force levels , aircraft industry , airlift operations , fixed wing aircraft , prisoners of war , air power , rescues , air force personnel

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE