First Person Singular

Wack, Joseph
May 2001
Journal of Electronic Defense;May2001, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p82
Trade Publication
Presents a former United States Air Force airborne radar instructor and radio countermeasures (RCM) officer's account of his training and mission experiences. Instructions received on jamming techniques and Carpet transmitters; Flying missions in England; Responsibilities of an RCM officer.


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