Spacepower for A New Millennium / Edition 1

Spacepower for A New Millennium / Edition 1

by Peter Hays, James Smith, Alan Van Tassel, Guy Walsh
     
 

Spacepower for a New Millennium examines how military space activities might best contribute to United States national security by analyzing key current and future issues such as missile defense and how to organize for military space. Composed of essays written by eminent participants in the realms of space, politics, academia, and national security, this book

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Spacepower for a New Millennium examines how military space activities might best contribute to United States national security by analyzing key current and future issues such as missile defense and how to organize for military space. Composed of essays written by eminent participants in the realms of space, politics, academia, and national security, this book focuses on the issues raised in U.S. Space Command's 1998 report, Long Range Plan: Implementing USSPACECOM Vision for 2020. The book is divided into four parts: current military space issues, space and military defense, organizing for military space missions and future military space missions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072401707
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
09/19/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
322
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword

Bernard Schriever

Spacepower for a New Millennium: Examining Current U.S. Capabilities and Policies

Peter L.Hays, James M. Smith, Alan R. Van Tassel, and Guy M. Walsh

National Space Policy and National Defense

Marc J. Berkowitz

Acquisition of Space Power for a New Millennium

Roger G. DeKok and Bob Preston

The USAF Space Warfare Center: Bringing Space to the Warfighter

Gary R. Dylewski

Space and Ballistic Missile Defense Program

Lester L. Lyles

Space Defense: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?

Henry F. Cooper

Charting a New Course on Missile Defense

Curt Weldon

The Aerospace Force of Today and Tomorrow: Transforming the Air Force to Control the Vertical Dimension

Howell M. Estes III

Shaping the Battlespace: Alternative Military Space Organizations

Dana J. Johnson and Kenneth J. Reynolds

Organizing for Space-Based Intelligence Gathering

Keith R. Hall

Future Military Space Technologies

Daniel Hastings

Space Control for the 21st Century: A Space "Navy" Protecting the Commercial Basis of America's Wealth

Simon P. Worden

Spacepower and the Revolution in Military Affairs: A Glass Half-Full

Colin S. Gray and John B. Sheldon

Spacepower and America's Future

Brian R. Sullivan

Epilogue: Spacepower for a New Millennium--Space and U.S.National Security

Ronald Fogleman

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