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The Resource The posture triangle : a new framework for U.S. Air Force global presence : research report, Stacie L. Pettyjohn, Alan J. Vick ; prepared for the United States Air Force

The posture triangle : a new framework for U.S. Air Force global presence : research report, Stacie L. Pettyjohn, Alan J. Vick ; prepared for the United States Air Force

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The posture triangle : a new framework for U.S. Air Force global presence : research report
Title
The posture triangle
Title remainder
a new framework for U.S. Air Force global presence : research report
Statement of responsibility
Stacie L. Pettyjohn, Alan J. Vick ; prepared for the United States Air Force
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Sponsor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
U.S. Air Force (USAF) global posture-its overseas forces, facilities, and arrangements with partner nations-faces a variety of fiscal, political, and military challenges. This report seeks to identify why the USAF needs a global posture, where it needs basing and access, the types of security partnerships that minimize peacetime access risk, and the amount of forward presence that the USAF requires
Member of
Cataloging source
B24X7
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Pettyjohn, Stacie L
Dewey number
358.4/17
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
UG634.49
LC item number
.P48 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vick, Alan
  • United States
  • Project Air Force (U.S.)
  • Rand Corporation
Series statement
Research report
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Air bases, American
  • Air bases, American
  • United States.
  • United States.
Label
The posture triangle : a new framework for U.S. Air Force global presence : research report, Stacie L. Pettyjohn, Alan J. Vick ; prepared for the United States Air Force
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The research described in this report was sponsored by the United States Air Force under Contract FA7014-06-C-0001."
  • "Rand Project Air Force."
  • Title from title screen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; Background; The Policy Problem; Purpose of This Document; Organization; 2. Why Does the USAF Need a Global Posture?; The Reach and Limits of U.S. Territory; The Posture Triangle; Strategic Anchors; Forward Operating Locations; Support Links; An Integrated Framework for Posture Planning; 3. Where Does the USAF Need Basing and Access?; Strategic Anchors; Strategic Anchors: Enduring Partners; Strategic Anchors-Mutual Defense Partners; Forward Operating Locations
  • Support Links (En Route Airfields)4. What Types of Security Partnerships Minimize Peacetime Access Risk?; Political Challenges to Peacetime Access; Peacetime Access Risk; 5. How Much Forward Presence Does the USAF Require?; Tremendous Variation in the USAF's Overseas Presence; Military Requirements and Forward Presence; The Posture Triangle and Peacetime Presence Needs; 6. Findings and Recommendations; Why Does the USAF Need a Global Posture?; Where Does the USAF Need Basing and Access?; What Types of Security Partnerships Minimize Peacetime Access Risk?
  • How Much Forward Presence Does the United States Require?Recommendations; Use an Integrated Framework to Explain Global Posture; Maintain Strategic Anchor Locations in Key Regions and with Enduring Partners; Expand Access to Potential Forward Operating Locations in Key Regions; Use Basing Clusters to Minimize Access Risk; Expand USAF Capability to Support Rotational Forces; Global Posture for a Global Power; Bibliography
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833081674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The posture triangle : a new framework for U.S. Air Force global presence : research report, Stacie L. Pettyjohn, Alan J. Vick ; prepared for the United States Air Force
Publication
Note
  • "The research described in this report was sponsored by the United States Air Force under Contract FA7014-06-C-0001."
  • "Rand Project Air Force."
  • Title from title screen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; Background; The Policy Problem; Purpose of This Document; Organization; 2. Why Does the USAF Need a Global Posture?; The Reach and Limits of U.S. Territory; The Posture Triangle; Strategic Anchors; Forward Operating Locations; Support Links; An Integrated Framework for Posture Planning; 3. Where Does the USAF Need Basing and Access?; Strategic Anchors; Strategic Anchors: Enduring Partners; Strategic Anchors-Mutual Defense Partners; Forward Operating Locations
  • Support Links (En Route Airfields)4. What Types of Security Partnerships Minimize Peacetime Access Risk?; Political Challenges to Peacetime Access; Peacetime Access Risk; 5. How Much Forward Presence Does the USAF Require?; Tremendous Variation in the USAF's Overseas Presence; Military Requirements and Forward Presence; The Posture Triangle and Peacetime Presence Needs; 6. Findings and Recommendations; Why Does the USAF Need a Global Posture?; Where Does the USAF Need Basing and Access?; What Types of Security Partnerships Minimize Peacetime Access Risk?
  • How Much Forward Presence Does the United States Require?Recommendations; Use an Integrated Framework to Explain Global Posture; Maintain Strategic Anchor Locations in Key Regions and with Enduring Partners; Expand Access to Potential Forward Operating Locations in Key Regions; Use Basing Clusters to Minimize Access Risk; Expand USAF Capability to Support Rotational Forces; Global Posture for a Global Power; Bibliography
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833081674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote

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