Combat Air

Some articles on combat air, air:

F-14 Tomcat Operational History - U.S. Navy Service - The Persian Gulf War (1990-1991)
... See also Gulf War Tomcats performed combat air patrols in protection of U.S ... forces deploying to the theater did so initially under the protection of naval air cover ... escort protection for attack aircraft, long range defense of ships, combat air patrols and performed tactical reconnaissance missions with TARPS ...
Torpedo Bomber - Tactics
... aircraft were easy targets for defending fighters from a combat air patrol ... Usually, combat air patrols and anti-aircraft fire quickly broke up approaching plane formations, after which each aircraft was on its own ... By contrast, if the attackers failed to achieve air superiority or surprise, torpedo bombers would suffer heavy losses regardless of whether the type was ...
191st Air Refueling Squadron - History - Utah Air National Guard - Global War On Terrorism
... was tasked to provide aerial refueling support for the countless fighter combat air patrols performed over major U.S ... The highest sortie production occurred in November when fighter combat air patrols occurred every four hours over most of the major U.S ... for Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), deploying aircraft and personnel to Spain to support combat air operations from late Sep 2001 until the spring of 2002 ...
128th Air Refueling Wing - History - Global War On Terrorism
... aerial refueling support for the countless fighter combat air patrols performed over major U.S ... The highest sortie production occurred in November when fighter combat air patrols occurred every four hours over most of the major U.S ... for Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), deploying aircraft and personnel to Spain to support combat air operations from late Sep 01 until the spring of 2002 ...

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