Essays Tagged: "United States Air Force"

The Roswell Incident

ENT--------------------Forty-seven years ago an incident occurred in the southwestern desert of the United States that could have significant implications for all mankind. It involved the recovery by ... l William Blanchard, who later went on to become a four-star general and Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force. That the weather balloon story was a cover-up has been confirmed by individ ...

(5 pages) 137 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Death Cload

2100 hours, Captain James S. Steward of the UnitedStates Air Force straps on his G-suit and goes over hismission briefings one last time. He wal ... ve a build up ofnuclear missile silos around the capitol. With the Cubanmissile crisis at hand, the United States cannot let theirguard down on a sneak attack from the Communists.'Another suicide-run, ... home with sick eerie feeling in hisstomach.After a long comprehensive study of the recon images,the United States order an increase in their production oftheir nuclear missiles to counter-attack any o ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Effects of terrorism on the economics of America

Glane, in central France, German SS troops take revenge, massacring 642 villagers. August 1945: the United States Air Force drops the world's first nuclear weapons. Some 190,000 Japanese die, nearly a ...

(2 pages) 194 0 2.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

"My Notion of Terrorism". This essay describes my thoughts of terrorism, its reasons and aims.

e an act of terrorism. But what is terrorism? What people can be called terrorists?August 1945: the United States Air Force drops theworld's first nuclear weapons.September 2002 - the attack on Twin T ...

(2 pages) 191 1 3.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

In this essay I had to write about the scariest experience of my life. I chose a minor skirmish I had in the Middle East while serving in the United States Air Force.

Tense TimesIn February of 2000 I was stationed in Kuwait as a senior airman in the United States Air Force. I was a member of a flight of paratroopers (also known as "pj's") assigned ...

(3 pages) 86 4 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Garry Winogrand.

in New York City in 1928; he became interested in photography in the late 1940's when he was in the United States Air Force. When he was done his term of duty, he went on to City College in New York C ...

(6 pages) 63 0 3.3 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Language and Culture.

language determines the culture. One such place to find this evidence would be in any branch of the United States' armed forces.Every day military culture includes a vast variety of ways to make the l ... cedures to names of people, places, or things. Take in account the very names of the services; USN: United States Navy, USA: United States Army, USMC: United States Marine Corps, USAF: United States A ...

(2 pages) 123 1 1.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Sexual Discrimination at the United States Air Force Academy

The following paper will analyze the United States Air Force's policy prohibiting discrimination in the workplace. Specifically looking a ... t prevalent discrimination issue the Air Force currently is targeting, sexual discrimination at the United States Air Force Academy. I will include a discussion of strengths and weakness of the existi ... included in the Ivy League, that is an elite institution of higher education. I am speaking of the United States Air Force Academy. According to the U.S. News and World Report, it ranked the Air Forc ...

(6 pages) 65 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Poor Leadership is Responsible for Iraqi Prisoner Atrocities

US soldiers demonstrated against Iraqi prisoners. As a recently retire Military Policeman from the United States Air Force, I find the actions of a few Army Soldiers to be an abomination against ever ...

(3 pages) 55 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

International Conduct and Behaviour

large corporation has some type of international impact and or business dealings. My "company", the United States Air Force is no different and we are certainly international, due to the necessity of ...

(4 pages) 66 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Roswell Mystery: Extraterrestrial or misguided weather balloon?

ified flying object crashed into the desert close to the Air Force base in Roswell, New Mexico. The United States Air force made many attempts to conclude that the crash was nothing more than a misgui ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


nagement fundamentals. My belief based on my own experience as a Logistics Readiness Officer in the United States Air Force is that every supply chain no matter what product you are helping to provide ...

(6 pages) 89 0 4.0 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

An American Hero

William H. Pitsenbarger. He defended the country during the vietnam war as a pararescue man in the United States Air Force.He was killed in action on April 11, 1966. He was on a mission to pull out i ...

(1 pages) 521 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Manufacturing Of Faulty Products

mily apart. Joe Keller, the father, had allowed twenty-one cracked cylinder heads to be sold to the United States Air Force for their P-40 fighter planes. These planes crashed in flight because of the ... ems. Apr 1996: 74+.Legal Information Institute. Products Liability Law: An Overview. 19 Apr. 2001. .United States. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Filthy Food, Dubious Drugs, and Defective Devices: ...

(6 pages) 60 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Herbicides: The Never Ending Battle

ects, and the controversy of the decision to enact the herbicide program.On January 13, 1962, three United States Air Force C-123s left Tan Son Nhut Airfield on what would be remembered as one of the ... d the dense vegetation as a cover throughout South Vietnam. In hopes of destroying this tactic, the United States initiated a program in 1971 that would run through 1979 to defoliate regions in which ...

(16 pages) 60 0 4.8 Aug/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Total Quality Management (TQM)

IntroductionIn the early 1990's I was in the United States Air Force and I had the opportunity to be exposed to Total Quality Management in more ...

(4 pages) 186 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Performing Total Quality Management Surveys

ion called Virtua Health Care and for the last one I would like to use Government, specifically the United States Air Force. Strategic processes around the nation do not really address, incorporate or ... sses. The quality movement, which primarily came to prominence in Japan in the 1960s and forced the United States automotive industry to take a look at its quality philosophies in the 1980s and thus t ...

(7 pages) 95 1 0.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

IQ Testing

?s name is called and it is announced that this good student has received a full scholarship to the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Tony?s name was never announced, the ...

(2 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

F117 nighthawk stealth fighter

person to fly the Nighthawk and the cost to build each Nighthawk is around 45 million dollars. The United States Air Force has produced 59 Nighthawks with the help of Lockheed's "Skunkworks." ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Carrol Shelby

mily moved to Dallas, Texas he completed his high school career in Dallas, and then enlisted in the United States Air Force, and served the duration of the war as a flight instructor, as well as a tes ... m he won the very prestigious, and very grueling twenty-four hour race at Le MansHe returned to the United States in 1960, cutting his career short due to heart problems he had since birth. With no ca ...

(5 pages) 1566 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers