February 2005

Vol. 88, No. 2

The Fallujah Model

The operation has become the benchmark for airpower in urban joint force warfare.

Air Force World

Jumper Praises Air Precision Gen. John P. Jumper, Chief of Staff, said the Air Force used precision tactics—both old and new—to great effect during recent operations against targets in Fallujah. The urban battle heralded the return of strafing, among other...


The Madonna Doctrine “Global terror is down the street, around the block. Global terror is in California. There’s global terror everywhere, and it’s absurd to think you can get it by going to one country and dropping tons of bombs...