AES 231: The Evolution of USAF Air and Space Power I

Credits 1
Survey course designed to trace the historical development of air power and its uses starting before the Wright brothers and extending through the Korean War. Concentrates on the advent of the air age, the airplane at war (1914-1918), the interwar years, air power in World War II, the Berlin Airlift, air power in the Korean War, and the evolution of air power concepts and doctrine. Emphasizes student participation and presentations to enhance communication skills. Leadership Laboratory (AES 001) is mandatory for AFROTC cadets and complements this course by providing cadets with followership experiences. (Fall)

AES 131 & AES 132 or permission of instructor

This course is offered in partnership with the University of Nebraska at Omaha.