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Download E-books Panzer IV: The Panzerkampfwagen IV Medium Tank, 1939-1945 - Armor Specials series (6081) PDF

By Kevin Hjermstad

The Panzer IV was once the spine of the German Panzer divisions in global battle II, serving on all significant fronts. nearly 7,500 Panzer IV gun tanks have been equipped, and the chassis served because the foundation for different kinds of armored cars. greater than a hundred b&w images, 28 colour profiles, b&w line drawings and halftone illustrations. 50 pages.

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Download E-books Marine Corps Reference Publication MCRP 12-10B.1 (Formerly MCWP 3-35.3) Military Operations on Urbanized Terrain (MOUT) 2 May 2016 PDF

By United States Government US Marine Corps

Marine Corps Reference booklet MCRP 12-10B.1 (Formerly MCWP 3-35.3) army Operations on Urbanized Terrain (MOUT) 2 might 2016 This handbook presents information for the association, making plans, and behavior of the entire diversity of army operations on urbanized terrain. This ebook was once ready essentially for commanders, staffs, and subordinate leaders right down to the squad and hearth group point. it truly is written from a Marine air-ground activity strength point of view, with emphasis at the floor wrestle aspect because the probably supported point in that atmosphere. It offers the extent of distinct details that helps the complexities of making plans, getting ready for, and executing small-unit wrestle operations on urbanized terrain. It additionally offers ancient and environmental info that helps making plans and coaching for wrestle in built-up parts.

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Download E-books Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems: A Human Systems Integration Perspective (Aerospace Series) PDF

By Nancy J. Cooke, Leah J. Rowe, Winston Bennett, DeForest Q. Joralmon

Highlights the human parts of Remotely Piloted plane platforms, their interactions with the expertise and every different, and the consequences of human services and obstacles for the bigger system

  • Considers human elements concerns linked to RPAS, yet in the context of a truly huge method of individuals, different cars, coverage, defense issues, and ranging applications
  • Chapters were contributed by way of global classification specialists in HSI and people with operational RPAS experience
  • Considers accidental outcomes linked to taking a extra myopic view of this system
  • Examines implications for perform, coverage, and research
  • Considers either civil and armed forces features of RPAS

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Download E-books Department of Defense Political Appointments: Positions and Process PDF

In 1998, the security technology Board job strength on Human assets Strategywas verified for the aim of comparing the dept of Defense's(DoD's) skill to draw and preserve either civilian and armed forces personnel.As a part of this overview, RAND used to be requested to review the expansion of politicalappointment positions in the DoD in addition to to ascertain the appointmentand affirmation strategy that power political appointees face. Taskedwith reviewing suitable DoD information, the nationwide safeguard examine Institute(NDRI), appearing in aid of the safeguard technology Board activity strength, foundthat the variety of DoD positions requiring Senate affirmation has grownsignificantly over the last twenty years. The research additionally printed that thefunctional duties of such positions have narrowed whereas theirvacancy premiums have elevated. In assessing the literature, the NDRI foundthat disincentives exist within the political appointment and confirmationprocess -- specifically, standards that applicants expose more than a few personaland monetary details; specifications to conform with conflict-of-interestregulations which could require divestiture of inventory holdings; and requirementsto conform to large publish employment regulations. also, thelength of the appointment and affirmation method itself could function adisincentive to power appointees.

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