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Author Futrell, Robert Frank.

Title The United States Air Force in Korea : 1950-1953 / by Robert Frank Futrell.

Publication Info. New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1961.


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  951.9 F98    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xxi, 774 pages : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 669-673) and index.
Contents The first six days of Communist aggression -- Plans and preparations -- Drawing the battleline in Korea -- In defense of the Pusan perimeter -- Victory in South Korea -- The strategic bombing campaign -- On to the Yalu -- Two months of defeat and retreat -- Air superiority was the key to victory -- Air campaigns against Communist logistics -- Air-ground operations on the field of battle -- Armistice talks make a new phase of Korean hostilities -- The Communists seek air superiority -- Ten months of comprehensive railway interdiction -- Toward an air-pressure strategy -- A summer and autumn of air-pressure -- Air reconnaisance, transport, and rescue support the United Nations forces -- Sustained air pressure operations -- Airpower achieves United Nations military objectives -- Air mission accomplished.
Subject United States. Air Force. Far East Air Forces.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Aerial operations.
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