Growing the Space Industrial Base: Policy Pitfalls and Prospects
Paper no. 23
AIR WAR COLL MAXWELL AFB AL
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For more than 50 years, the United States used the inventiveness and productivity of its economy to overmaster Soviet advantages in numbers and geography. This asymmetric strategy-arguably the most sustained and extensive in history-proved triply successful. It brought superior defense and intelligence capabilities, many of which might remain unchallenged for years to come. It brought economic advancement, as national security research and engineering found commercial and civil applications. And, it brought scientific and technological advancement, demanding and fueling basic and applied research at universities, public corporations, and commercial companies.
- Administration and Management
- Defense Systems