Robert F. Dorr (September 11, 1939 – June 12, 2016) was an American author and retired senior diplomat who published over 70 books, hundreds of short stories.
Robert F. Dorr (September 11, 1939 – June 12, 2016) was an American author and retired senior diplomat who published over 70 books, hundreds of short stories, and numerous contemporary non-fiction articles on international affairs, military issues, and the Vietnam War. Most recently, he headed the weekly "Back Talk" opinion column for the Military Times newspaper and the monthly "Washington Watch" feature of Aerospace America.
com's Robert F. Dorr Author Page. He is the author of 70 books and thousands of magazine articles about the Air Force, aviation and military affairs. He writes a weekly opinion column for Air Force Times, monthly columns for Combat Aircraft, Air International and Aerospace America magazines, and a quarterly column for Air Power History, which he helped create. His first paid magazine article was in the November 1955 Air Force magazine when he was fifteen. He wrote 1,700 history columns for all four Military Times newspapers from 2000 to 2009. Dorr wrote books about dozens of different types of military and civilian aircraft. This week's featured book by Bob is DOUGLAS A-1 SKYRAIDER, one of the books he wrote for the Osprey Air Combat series. The A-1 was first used during World War II as a carrier-based, long-range dive/torpedo bomber. It was later used in the Korean War and Vietnam.
Air Power Abandoned book. In this close-up look at how Gates killed the F-22, author Robert F. Dorr argues that the Pentagon chief, who served under presidents of both parties, harmed the nation when he fired the Air Force's top leaders and terminated the F-22. Why did Gates really sack Air Force Secretary Michael Wynne and chief of staff General T. Michael "Buzz" Moseley?
Now, military historian Robert F. Dorr presents the first fully-llustrated oral history of the Marine Air Wingand gives the "Flying Leathernecks" the recognition they deserve
Now, military historian Robert F. Dorr presents the first fully-llustrated oral history of the Marine Air Wingand gives the "Flying Leathernecks" the recognition they deserve. When America entered World War I in 1917, the Marine Air Wing had only thirty-five aviators. During World War II, it expanded to sixty-one squadrons-twenty with at least one flying ace-and over 10,000 pilots. The first fully illustrated oral history of the United States Marine Corps Air Force-the "Flying Leathernecks. Marines generally inspire thoughts of a peerless ground force that has always bravely answered America's call to arms.
This book features a detailed examination of what makes this airplane so special, including its sophisticated communications, navigation, and defensive systems
Climb aboard the president's office in the sky - Air Force One, the world's most recognizable airplane. This book features a detailed examination of what makes this airplane so special, including its sophisticated communications, navigation, and defensive systems. Learn about how today's 747 was built, and compare it to presidential aircraft of the past.
His book Air Force One, a history of presidential aircraft and air travel, has been praised by critics. Other recent books by Robert F. Dorr include Korean Air War, co-authored with Warren Thompson, and the Alpha Bravo Guide to the U. S. Army. Bob lives in Oakton, Virginia, with his family and Labrador retriever. Thomas D. Jones Dr. Jones is a scientist, author, pilot, and former NASA astronaut. A Distinguished Graduate of the Air Force Academy, Tom piloted B-52D strategic bombers for five years before beginning his NASA career.
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