Accession Number:

ADA050373

Title:

Evaluation of the Army's Plan for Tailoring Its Forces for Air Movement

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMBAT DEVELOPMENTS COMMAND FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

123.0

Abstract:

This study analyzes and evaluates The Armys objective of strategic mobility of its forces and its resultant implementation in the tailoring of its forces and equipment for movement by air Documents which state, or directly contribute to, the overall Army objective for strategic mobility and the tailoring of its forces to achieve this mobility and The Armys position including doctrine and concepts, for the air movement of airborne, infantry, mechanized, armored and air assault divisions to an overseas objective area, and method of employment, and relative combat effectiveness when movement is by airlift solely or in conjunction with prestocking or surface movement of heavy equipment.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE