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Should C-17s be used to carry in-theater cargo during major deployments?

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Published by RAND in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Air Force -- Ground support.,
    • Airlift, Military -- United States.,
    • C-17 (Jet transport),
    • Deployment (Strategy)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul S. Killingsworth, Laura Melody.
      SeriesDocumented briefing ;, DB-171-AF/OSD
      ContributionsWilliams, Laura Melody., United States. Air Force., United States. Dept. of Defense. Office of the Secretary of Defense., Project Air Force (U.S.), National Defense Research Institute (U.S.), Rand Corporation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUC333 .K55 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 41 p. :
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL404002M
      ISBN 100833025457
      LC Control Number98103804
      OCLC/WorldCa37822505

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Should C-17s be used to carry in-theater cargo during major deployments? by Paul S. Killingsworth Download PDF EPUB FB2

The authors conclude that there is a robust role for about one squadron of 12 Cs in-theater during major regional contingencies. However, this number holds only if the assumption is made that the aircraft must be assigned to the theater for the entire duration of the by: 5.

Should Cs Be Used to Carry In-Theater Cargo During Major Deployments. Author: Paul Killingsworth Subject: InRAND was asked to support a study, called the C Tactical Utility Analysis (TUA), to examine possible roles for the C as an in-theater airlifter.

Created Date: 11/20/ PM. The C Globemaster III is the most flexible cargo aircraft to enter the airlift force. The C is capable of rapid strategic delivery of troops and all types of cargo to main operating bases or directly to forward bases in the deployment area.

lift of Cs, C-5s, or Cs to carry ad-ditional personnel and gear to the forward operating location. “Think of it as deploying a fighter squadron,” one C pilot suggested.

“You need some help to get over and set up.” Cs will not typically set up shop at a major airport receiving large stra-tegic transport airplanes from CONUS. In the spring ofthe Office of the Secretary of Defense was coordinating the Airlift Requirements Study, in which a simulation model developed by the Air Force was to be used to analyze alternative fleets of passenger and cargo by: However, the study recommended that additional Cs beyond the planned procurement of (a squadron of 14, according to DOD officials) should be used to augment C capability.

In contrast, the C Tactical Utility Analysis (TUA) provided an in-theater perspective on C operations.

RAND had two objectives in its support of the TUA: one to estimate the capacity Should C-17s be used to carry in-theater cargo during major deployments? book. The Boeing C Globemaster III is a large military transport aircraft.

It was developed for the United States Air Force (USAF) from the s to the early s by McDonnell Douglas. The C carries forward the name of two previous piston-engined military cargo aircraft, the Douglas C Globemaster and the Douglas Should C-17s be used to carry in-theater cargo during major deployments?

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