Accession Number:

AD1022987

Title:

The Continued Need for USAF Light Attack post OEF/OIF: A Survey of West African Infrastructure to Support Tactical Air Operations

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL MAXWELL AFB United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

As the USAF transitions to post-OIFOEF operations there is a continued need for a light attack platform to augment legacy fighter assets. The growth of transnational terrorism in West Africa significantly increases the likelihood that the USAF will be called to support tactical operations in this area.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
  • Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE