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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: refueling, operational, efficiency, aerial, assessment, desert, storm, operation
Number of Pages: 24
ISBN-10: 0788141287
ISBN-13: 9780788141287

Assesses the future of the air refueling tanker force in light of Operation Desert Storm & the significant change in the international security environment. Desert Storm had underscored the relevance of a 1990 initiative intended both to (1) enhance the efficiency of the tanker force during conventional combat & (2) standardize the refueling systems of U.S. fighter aircraft. This report focuses on additional actions that the Desert Storm experience suggest could further improve the efficiency & effectiveness of aerial refueling operations. Tables.

Author: Norman J. Rabkin
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: travel, house, foreign, cost, airlift, dod, presidential
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2000-11
ISBN-10: 0756707250
ISBN-13: 9780756707255

This report provides information on DoD costs for fixed-wing cargo airlift, passenger airlift, & aerial refueling for foreign trips by the President, Vice President, & First Lady & for White House-directed trips from Jan. 1997 through March 2000. On the basis of the best available data, DoD spent at least $292 million to provide fixed-wing airlift & air refueling support for 159 White House foreign trips from Jan. 1, 1997 through March 31, 2000. Shows the estimated airlift & air refueling costs as well as the number of trips taken by the President, Vice President, First Lady, & other White Hou

Author: Daniel I. Gordon
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: protest, congressional, testimony, tanker, refueling, force, procurement, aerial, air
Number of Pages: 15
Published: 2009-02
ISBN-10: 1437907709
ISBN-13: 9781437907704

The Boeing Co. protested the award of a contract to Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. by the Dept. of the Air Force for KC-X aerial refueling tankers. Boeing challenged the Air Force¿s technical and cost evaluations, conduct of discussions, and source selection decision. Because Boeing competed for the contract, it is an interested party for purposes of filing a protest. Under the Competition in Contracting Act of 1984, the government is required to consider protests of contract awards filed by interested parties. In deciding protests, the Congress makes a determination of whether the agency¿s

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: aerial, refueling, requirements, report, force, science, board, task, defense
Number of Pages: 67
ISBN-10: 1428994432
ISBN-13: 9781428994430

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: aerial, refueling, requirements, report, force, science, board, task, defense
Number of Pages: 67
ISBN-10: 1428982582
ISBN-13: 9781428982581

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: aircraft, requirements, report, requesters, refueling, congressional, aerial, dod, needs, determine, military
Number of Pages: 41
ISBN-10: 1428937331
ISBN-13: 9781428937338

Authors: John F. Schank, Giles K. Smith, Brien Alkire, Mar
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: versus, mid, life, refueling, production, cvn, aircraft, carrier, fleet, accelerating, modernizing
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 083303720X
ISBN-13: 9780833037206

As the Navy builds the last of its Nimitz-class carriers, it asked RAND to study the trade-offs involved in accelerating the production of its new CVN 21 carrier while hastening the retirement of some of the Nimitz fleet. What are the trade-offs involved in terms of cost, capability, and fleet size? RAND researchers looked at the Navy
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