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(Ft. Leavenworth series) Douhet and Command of the Air

September 7, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

After World War I, some military theorists saw airpower as a way to avoid the horror of the trenches. Dr. Gates Brown discusses the promises of airpower theorists like Giulio Douhet, who argued that air forces could end wars before traditional military forces were ready to begin fighting. The work of these theorists helped develop the U.S. Army Air Corps’ strategic bombing doctrine during the interwar period.


September 7, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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