SAC Dispersal

Estimated Installations Costs of Wing, Main and Satellite Bomber Bases, Hard and Soft

by G. P. Ward

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This short paper estimates the installation costs for B-52 and B-47 bombers in a variety of basing schemes, including a smaller number of wing-level bases; dispersing aircraft in groups of 5, 15, or 45 aircraft; and hardening bases.

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