Accession Number:

ADA263927

Title:

Aviation Maintenance in the 101st Airborne Division during the Gulf War: Its Application in a Power Projection Environment.

Descriptive Note:

Study project,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-04-15

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

This Personal Experience Monograph PEM will describe the preparation and operations of 8th Battalion, 101st Airborne Division Air Assault as it deployed to the Gulf War and then participated in Operations Desert ShieldDesert Storm. It will focus on the Battalions performance in aviation maintenance and serve to evaluate current doctrine pertaining to aviation maintenance. It concludes that support packages should be tailored to fit power projection forces and that these packages require operational flexibility.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE