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    consisted roughly of 80,000 ground and air personnel, and 50,000 conscripts. Its main constituents consisted of 100 antiaircraft-gun battalions, 65 battalions of SA-2 Surface to Air Missiles (SAMs), 60 battalions of SA-3 SAMs, 12 batteries of improved HAWK SAMs (I-HAWK), and 1 battery of Crotale missiles (Air Defense Force). Integration of all radars, missile batteries, air bases, and command centers into an automated command and control system linking them via the Hawkeye early warning aircraft was the focus of the ADF. Thru 1989, the majority of modern weapons utilized in the air defense system were the 108 medium-altitude I-Hawk SAMs acquired from the United States (Air Defense Force). A British firm helped modernize 400 older Soviet-made SA-2 SAMs and about 240 SA-3s, which provided short-range defense against low-flying targets. Based on the SA-2, Egypt began production of the Tayir as Sabah (Morning Flight) along with its introduction of Amun (Sky guard) a gun-missile-radar system (Air Defense Force). The ADF mounted sixty Soviet SA-6 SAMs on track vehicles as tactical launcher, sixteen provided mobile launching platforms for fifty French-manufactured Crotale SAMs. With the advancement of its military, cooperation with the United States to develop an advanced Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence (C3I) system for assimilation of data to engage targets simultaneously has been vital to anti-air operations. Egyptian Air defense requires technical and…

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    Introduction The AGM-158 JASSM (Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile) is a low unmistakable battle rocket produced by designers of the United States. It is greater than numerous other prior undertakings, semi-stealthy long-go weapon embodying 2,000 pounds. The rocket's generation begun in 1995; however various issues amid trials happened that brought on deferment of its dispatch until 2009. Presently, JASSM is incorporated in the military payload of numerous different nations, for example,…

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    Pak 3

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    The Patriot Advanced Capability 3 (PAC 3) is a surface to air missile fired from a Phased Array Tracking Radar of Target (PATRIOT) Launching element. The Air Defense Artillery Branch is the primary branch that uses the technology. The missile provides air and missile defense capabilities in the defense of U.S deployed forces and allies. The PAC-3 missile effects more countries other than the United States, countries such as; Bahrain, Denmark, Germany, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait,…

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    would most thoroughly enjoy serving in the Navy would be the Surface Warfare Community. I believe that the opportunity to work on an aircraft carrier would be awe-inspiring privilege. Throughout this essay, I plan on discussing the rich history of the surface warfare community, while touching on the main missions that drive this particular community. Surface Warfare Officers (SWO’s) are trained extensively to maintain and operate United States Naval ships, their crews, and their systems through…

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    Seapower Definition

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    Built around an aircraft carrier and its air wing, the CSG also includes 2-5 other ships. Usually at least two are destroyers or cruisers, which provide air and ballistic missile defense for the CSG, conduct long-range strike using cruise missiles, and perform anti-submarine warfare. A fleet supply ship provides logistical support. In addition, CSGs often include an attack submarine designed to destroy hostile surface ships or enemy submarines. The attack submarine frequently operates…

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    Best Fighter Jets

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    human and they are an essential component of any air force. Modern fighter jets are a combination of perfect craftsmanship, ultimate engineering and the best of modern technology. Over the past years, many different types of fighter jets have been designed and built to fight in the sky. Below is the list of the world's best fighter jets, based on technology, performance, armament fit and aircraft specifications. F-22 Raptor The F-22 Raptor is the fifth-generation stealth fighter in the U. S.…

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    Air Defense History

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    Many people may not know that Air Defense Artillery lineage comes from Coastal Artillery Corps. It was created after the revolutionary war in order to protect the United States coasts against naval attacks and bombardments by ships. Air Defense Artillery has come a long way and has had to continuously evolve in order to protect the US from adversaries and danger. From the Multiple Gun Motor Carriage M-16 Halftrack to Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, the mission has always been to protect…

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    In 1962 the world was extremely close to a nuclear war, but thanks to one man the horror never happened. The crisis was known as the Cuban Missile Crisis, when the Soviet Union sent four nuclear submarines armed with torpedoes into the seas around Cuba. The future of the world was in doubt. Naturally, the US did not like the dangerous Soviets so close to the US, so President Kennedy decided to set up a blockade around Cuba. He did this by deploying the US Navy, the world’s largest navy. He sent…

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    transport planes, and bombers from Germany for Air Force. The Nationalist had a huge advantage against the Republicans in Air Force Italy gave the Nationalist 700 aircrafts, and 900 tanks as well. The Republicans received 1000 aircrafts, 1550 artillery, and 900 armors from the USSR (Soviet Union) Falklands/Malvinas The British Royal Navy was reducing its size…

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    My CAP will be on the use of drones for military use. Drones have been used to unleash devastating semi-accurate firepower. The current statistics of drone strikes are 4,413 confirmed strikes, 6,826-9,930 total killed. Drones may be equipped with such weapons like a air-to-surface missile, air-to-air missile or other types of guided munitions. Drone strikes are mostly carried out of the US military in countries like Pakistan and Yemen. Recently, the U.S. military killed more than militants in an…

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