U.S. Air Force Survival Training: Search and Rescue

U.S. Air Force Survival Training: Search and Rescue

by Department of the Air Force
     
 
Written by U.S. Air Force survival experts, this comprehensive survival training is a must-have for all types of outdoor adventures - from weekend campers to extreme-sports enthusiasts. This reprint of the U.S. Air Force search-and-rescue guide contains more than 700 black-and-white illustrations from the original manual, supplemented by nearly 100 new color

Overview

Written by U.S. Air Force survival experts, this comprehensive survival training is a must-have for all types of outdoor adventures - from weekend campers to extreme-sports enthusiasts. This reprint of the U.S. Air Force search-and-rescue guide contains more than 700 black-and-white illustrations from the original manual, supplemented by nearly 100 new color photographs. Included in this amazing resource are survival techniques for all climates and terrain's, such as:

  • Forecasting the weather
  • Building shelter (from tepees to snow caves)
  • Starting fires in (almost) and condition
  • Finding nourishment and avoiding poisonous animals (on land or at sea)
  • Fashioning clothing from available materials
  • Navigating in all types of situations and environments
  • Maintaining good hygiene and battling illness in the wild
  • Surviving chemical, biological, and nuclear disasters.

Armed with the advice of Air Force search-and-rescue experts found in these pages, you will be equipped - physically, emotionally, and psychologically-to overcome just any challenge encountered in the wild.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760747667
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
07/25/2003
Pages:
620
Product dimensions:
6.84(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.76(d)

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