Accession Number:

ADA383853

Title:

Is Army Aviation Doctrine Adequate for Military Operations Other Than War?

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis 6 Aug 1999-2 Jun 2000

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

90.0

Abstract:

This thesis is a study of Army aviation doctrine and its suitability for military operations other than war MOOTW. It uses four case studies of operations in which Army aviation played a significant role Operation Restore Hope in Somalia, United Nations Operations in Somalia UNOSOM II, Operation Uphold Democracy in Haiti, and Operations Joint Guard and Joint Endeavor in Bosnia-Herzegovina. The case studies analyze the missions conducted during these operations and highlight the challenges encountered as well as the applicable doctrine, where it exists. The thesis continues with an analysis of aviation doctrine and its guidance for operations other than war.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE