Accession Number:

ADA399888

Title:

Air Force Information Operations (IO) Doctrine: Consistent with Joint IO Doctrine

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

60.0

Abstract:

Is Air Force information operations IO doctrine consistent with joint IO doctrine as required by policy directives To answer this question, this research paper analyzes the consistency between Air Force Doctrine Document AFDD 2-5, Information Operations, and Joint Pub JP 3-13, Joint Doctrine for Information Operations, in three principal areas 1. The components of information superiority IS and definitions of the key terms IS, IO, and information warfare IW. 2. Air Force addition of the terms counterinformation CI, offensive counterinformation OCI, and defensive counterinformation DCI. 3. The capabilities and related activities used to carry out offensive and defensive IO.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE