Air Power History Archives

Welcome to the archives of Air Power History, the official magazine of the Air Force Historical Foundation. This publication chronicles the great campaigns, leaders and achievements of air power in the world.

The issues are grouped by year, and listed in reverse chronological order.

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2017 Air Power History Archive

Fall 2017 – Volume 64, Number 3


  • Leaflets, Loudspeakers and Radios, Oh, My! - Robert J. Kodosky
  • Reentry Vehicle Development Leading to the Minuteman Avco Mark  5 and 1 - David  K. Stumpf
  • The French Pilot Training Experience at Oscoda Army Air Field During World War II - David K. Vaughan
  • Operation Vittles: The  Berlin Airlift - Daniel L. Haulman

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Summer 2017 – Volume 64, Number 2

  • Thirteenth Air Force Radio Countermeasures Operations, 1944-45 - William Cahill
  • The Resurrection of Tactical Air Command and Military Airlift Command- Daniel L. Haulman
  • Rescue–1972: A year of challenge for rescue forces in the violent skies of Southeast Asia- Darrel Whitcomb
  • Men and Planes of World War I and a History of the Lafayette Escadrille- Juliette A. Henness

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Spring 2017 – Volume 64, Number 1

  • Considered Advisable under Existing Conditions: Philippine Airpower, 1912-1939 - William Cahill
  • Special Operations by Airpower: Strategic Lessons from World War II - Adam Leong Kok Wey
  • What Might Have Been–XX Bomber Command’s B–29 Offensive against Japanese Oil Supplies in The Netherlands East Indies and Borneo - John F. O’Connell
  • False Claims About the Tuskegee Airmen - Daniel L. Haulman

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