• Substance Abuse Air Force
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    BACKGROUND PAPER ON LEADERSHIP AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE 1. What is substance abuse Although you may never have to deal with issues such as substance abuse, you must be prepared and knowledgeable should this type of problem present itself to you. The information in this paper will familiarize you with the definition, identification, leadership and family involvement concerning substance abuse. Lets start with the definition. 2. According to Air Force Pamphlet 36-2241, The Professional Fitness Study Gu...
  • Korean War North Korea
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    On 26 June, one day after 90, 000 North Korean troops, armed with Soviet weapons, crossed the 38 th parallel to invade South Korea, President Harry Truman directed U. S. military forces to assist South Korea. This began the Korean War, which came at a time when America was becoming more and more fearful of Communism. The fact that Communist China and the Soviet Union were backing the North Koreans added to American fears of a 'Communist Takeover' of the world. Led by General Douglas MacArthur, A...
  • Scholarship Essay One Semester Degree
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    The Southern Arizona Federal Woman's Program Interagency Council 2003 Scholarship Awards " If you try hard you " ll succeed, just keep on trying," my mother always says. As far back as I can recall, my parents have always said remarks such as this one. They have always been major influences in my life, giving me enthusiasm, courage, strength, and the ability to keep progressing forward. Both my mom and my dad are officers in the USAF. They both worked extremely hard to get to where they are toda...
  • Benjamin O Davis Jr
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    Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. was born December 18, 1912 in Washington D. C. His father, Benjamin O. Davis, Sr. was one of the few African-American officers in the U. S. Army. Davis, Jr. was appointed to the U. S. Military Academy in 1932 by Rep. Oscar S. De Priest, the only black congressman at that time. At West Point he endured ostracism from both classmates and superiors who wanted to see him fail. He persevered and graduated 35 th in a class of 276 in 1936. He was the fourth African-American gr...
  • Kelly Flinn Air Force
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    Kelly Flinn, author of Proud to Be: My Life, The Air Force, The Controversy, was born on December 23, 1970, in St. Louis, Missouri. When she was 12, she moved to Atlanta, Georgia. She graduated from high school in 1989. On June 29, 1989, she entered the United States Air Force Academy and began her active-duty career in the U. S. Air Force. She graduated form the Academy on June 2, 1993, and then went on the Undergraduate Pilot Training at Columbus Air Force Base. In September 1995 she was the...
  • Presidential Travel Force One
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    Through the course of our countrys history many things have changed such as the presidents and their form of transportation. Civilization has broadened the types transportation through the decades. The use of transportation has furthered our countrys ability to communicate with each other and many other countries. The presidents travel started out with an uncomfortable horsedrawn carriage and has escalated to a giant Boeing 747 jumbo jet with all the amenities of the White House. Today the only ...
  • Chuck Yeager Air Force
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    Chuck Yeager The Paper Chuck Yeager has, besides breaking the sound barrier in the experimental Bell X-1, made many other great achievements during his lifetime, including shooting down five enemy airplanes in one mission. By writing this paper, I hoped to learn how he got to take the record-breaking flight and about his career before and afterwards. I chose to write a paper on Chuck Yeager because I thought it would be interesting to do a research project on the record-breaking pilot. Also, it ...
  • Ufo Air Force
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    A UFO is an unidentified flying object. Many people believe them to be small saucer looking objects in the sky and other believe differently, but to tell you the truth many different kinds of UFO's have been seen soaring the skies in the day but most commonly in the night. They are most often seen at night because of the many lights that people claim to see illuminating from these hovering objects in the sky. There are many different reasons, doctors say, why people claim they have seen these "f...
  • Job Study On The Australian Air Force
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    JOB STUDY Training and Advancement 1. Are there any educational or other qualifications your employer would expect for the job you are doing? Following appointment as an Officer in the Air Force, you " ll undergo an Initial Officer Course (IOC) at the Officer Training School, RAAF Base Williams (Point Cook) 20 km south west of Melbourne, Victoria. This course aims to teach you the leadership skills needed to become an Air Force Officer. The course is a combination of theory and practical trainin...
  • Stakeholder Air Force
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    The purpose of this paper is to identify key stakeholder groups in the Air Force. In addition to identifying these stakeholders groups, this paper will include whom in the Air Force marketing and communications programs might affect. The next paragraph will expound of who the key stakeholder groups are. Key stakeholders for the United States Air Force (USAF) are people in the community, in every town, and every state that make up this country. In addition, other key stakeholders are personnel in...
  • Adultery In The Military
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    Adultery Debated Issue In Military In 1995 Lieutenant Kelly Flinn became the United States' first female B-52 Bomber pilot. One year later Lt. Flinn began a relationship with a man who was legally separated from his wife with a divorce pending. Eventually Lt. Flinn fell in love with the man and the Air Force charged her with adultery. The charges against Lt. Flinn left her facing dismissal from the military and the possibility of serving up to nine-and-a-half years in prison. In military trials...
  • Soldier Hundred Thousand
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    Soldier The United States has long been known for having a military presence that few would dare to challenge. The catalyst has not been in having billions in defense funds, it has not been in having huge weapons of mass destruction, it is the heart and spirit of the soldier. I am very proud to be a part of this long and proud tradition of upholding the ideals set forth in the U. S. Constitution. It is something that I would recommend to all willing and able college students. It instills a sens...
  • Chuck Yeager Air Force Pilot
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    Chuck Yeager is unquestionably the most famous test pilot of all time. He won a permanent place in the history of aviation as the first pilot ever to fly faster than the speed of sound, but that is only one of the remarkable feats this pilot performed in service to his country. Charles Elwood Yeager was born in 1923 in Myra, West Virginia and grew up in the nearby village of Hamlin. Immediately upon graduation from High School he enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps to serve in World War...
  • The Way And Life Of General Carl A Spaatz
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    The Way and Life of General Carl A. Spaatz The name General Carl 'Tooey' Andrew Spaatz has become synonymous with the phrase air power and strategist. Air power has come along way since Wilbur and Orville launched the first airplane in 1902 in the city of Kitty Hawk. Famous engineers have taken the Wright-Brothers design and made great improvements to them while slowly integrating these new powerful means of transportation, weaponry and communication aids into the military. Since the onset of Wo...
  • Air Force One Flies High
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    At a time when presidents lie, steal, and do anything else morally wrong, Harrison Ford sets the standard for what a president should be in one of this decade's most entertaining films. Director Wolfgang Petersen has given audience members a pro-American thriller. Air Force One thrives because it has a riveting plot, tremendous acting, and superior special effects. The movie starts with a U. S. led commando raid in Kazakhstan that captures a renegade Russian leader, General Radek (Jurgen Prochno...
  • Air Force Walton Made Roswell
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    In the summer of 1947, a little town called Roswell, New Mexico was given an exploit device that happen to "fall" at there disposal. This device was of nothing they have ever seen before. It was made of materials not of this world and had hieroglyphs that no man had written in history. Soon the United States Air Force was notified and taking over. From there on, what had happen turned into nothing more than a story to tell around the campfire. The set off was that the Army Air Force made "lame"...
  • Security Forces In America
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    My research topic is the military career, Security Police. Next February, I plan to join the Air Force as a SP and this is a good way to get more information on that career. This career is related to America because SPs serve America. As a future career of mine, Security Police in the Air Force serve America in many ways. The first step to having a career in Security Forces is to join the Air Force and go to basic training. First you talk to a recruiter. You will need to take the ASV AB tests t...
  • Air Force History 1
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    1- The position of Chief Master Sergeants of the Air Force occupies the top enlisted grade, and has great responsibility and prestige in the Air Force. The objective of this background paper is to inform on the career progression, awards, and decorations of the former Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Thomas N. Barnes. In the first main point, I will trace the former CMSAF military career from Non-Commissioned Officer to Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Tier. Secondly, I will discuss the maj...
  • Air Force History Background
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    BACKGROUND PAPER ON FORMER CMSAF THOMAS N. BARNES 1- The position of Chief Master Sergeants of the Air Force occupies the top enlisted grade, and has great responsibility and prestige in the Air Force. The objective of this background paper is to inform on the career progression, awards, and decorations of the former Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Thomas N. Barnes. In the first main point, I will trace the former CMSAF military career from Non-Commissioned Officer to Senior Non-Commissi...
  • Airpower Future Of Conflict
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    Airpower: the future of conflict The United States entered the 21 st Century as the lone world superpower, having won the 45 year long Cold War with the USSR that marked the latter half of the previous century. Our nations military was the largest and most powerful it had been in the history of the United States prior to the defeat of Soviet Union. With the fall of such a powerful enemy, it was inevitable that all branches of our military would undergo restructuring. Our nations military and pol...