Contents

Contents

Foreword  Roméo Dallaire

Preface Walter Dorn

PART I  The UN's First "Air Force": Congo

  1. Planning, Organizing, and Commanding the Air Operation in the Congo, 1960 
    William K. Carr
  2. Peacekeepers in Combat: UN Fighter Jets and Bombers in the Congo, 1961-1963 
    A. Walter Dorn
  3. A Fine Line: Use of Force, the Cold War, and Canada's Air Support for the UN Organization in the Congo 
    Kevin A. Spooner

PART II  Airlift: Lifeline for UN Missions

  1. Above the Rooftop of the World: Canadian Air Operations in Kashmir and along the India-Pakistan Border 
    Matthew Trudgen
  2. Humanitarian Relief in Haiti 2010: Honing the Partnership between the US Air Force and the UN 
    Robert C. Owen
  3. Flying Humanitarians: The UN Humanitarian Air Service 
    A. Walter Dorn and Ryan W. Cross

PART III  Aerial Surveillance: Eyes in the Sky

  1. Aerial Surveillance: Eyes in the Sky 
    A. Walter Dorn
  2. UN Observer Group in Lebanon: Aerial Surveillance during a Civil War, 1958 
    A. Walter Dorn
  3. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Supporting UN Operations: A Commercial Service Model  David Neil

PART IV  The UN and No-fly Zones

  1. The UN Iraq-Kuwait Observer Mission and the Southern No-fly Zone, 1991-2003 
    James McKay
  2. Observing Air Power at Work in Sector Sarajevo 1993-1994: A Personal Account
    F. Roy Thomas

PART V  Combat: Enforcing the Peace

  1. Air Operations in Somalia: "Black Hawk Down" Revisited 
    William T. Dean III
  2. Operation Deliberate Force in Bosnia 1995: Humanitarian Constraints In Aerospace Warfare 
    Robert C. Owen
  3. Combat Air Power in the Congo, 2003- 
    A. Walter Dorn
  4. Allied Air Power over Libya 
    Christian F. Anrig

PART VI  Evolving Capabilities

  1. Advances in Aviation for UN Peacekeeping: A View from UN Headquarters 
    Kevin Shelton-Smith
  2. Peace from Above: Envisioning the Future of UN Air Power 
    Robert David Steele

Afterword: Some Reflections

 

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