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Subject Resource Guide

Unmanned Systems

July 2013
Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
Maxwell AFB, AL

Air University Research
Relevant MSFRIC Journals & Magazines
Useful MSRIC Databases
Search Terms

Recent Books & Documents
Recent Articles
Websites
Other

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Search Terms


Drones
RPV
Robot
Pilots AND remotely

Remotely piloted vehicle
Autonomous
Unmanned (aerial, surface, underwater)



Useful MSFRIC Databases


IHS Janes
EbscoHost
AULIMP
Homeland Security Digital Library


Military Periscope
Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC)
Lexis-Nexis Academic

To access MSFRIC's complete list of databases, click here.


Websites


ACQWeb
Federation of American Scientists (FAS) UAVs/UASs
Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International



The White House
Congressional Unmanned Systems Caucus
International Civil Aviation Organization

Relevant MSFRIC Journals & Magazines



Recent Books & Documents


Beard, Randal W.  Small Unmanned Aircraft: Theory and Practice.  Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 2012.  300 p.
Book call no.:  623.7469 B368s

Lingel, Sherrill Lee and others.  Methodologies for Analyzing Remotely Piloted Aircraft in Future Roles and Missions.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2012.  80 p.
Book  call no.:  623.7469 M592

Springer, Paul J.  Military Robots and Drones:  A Reference Handbook.  Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLIO, 2013.  297 p.
Book Call no.:  623 S769m

United States.  Department of Defense.  Office of the Secretary of Defense.  Unmanned Systems Integrated Roadmap FY2011-2036Washington, Department of Defense, 2011.  89 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42215-216 2011 

United States.  Department of the Air Force.  United States Air Force Unmanned Aircraft Systems Flight Plan 2009-2047Washington, Headquarters, United States Air Force, 2009.  82 p.
Book call no.:  358.4130973 U583u

More books and documents on:  "remotely piloted", UAS, drone, unmanned.


Recent Articles


Army Aviation  61:24-44 November 2012.  5 articles.

Barradp, C. and others.  Remote Flight Inspection Using Unmanned Aircraft.  Journal of Aircraft  50:38-46 January-February 2013.

Erwin, Sandra I.  Satellite Shortages May Choke Off Military Drone Expansion National Defense  97:20-21 April 2013.

Garretson, Peter.  The Case for Optionally Manned Aircraft:  Future-Proofing the Air Force's Next BomberArmed Forces Journal  150:10-15+ September 2012.

Iannotta, Ben.  Upgraded Unmanned Helicopters Face OffAerospace America  51:34-38 June 2013.

Military Review  93:2-23 March-April 2013.  First 2 articles.

Paylor, Anne.  Make Way for the Drones Air Transport World 50:39-41 June 2013.

Rupiya, Martin R.  Global Issues Affecting Africa: Drones Over African Skies: Purpose, Impact and Implications.  African Armed Forces Journal, pp 28-31, April 2013.

Sea Power  56:22-33 February 2013.  5 articles.

Seffers, George I.  Modernized Marine Drone Casts a Large ShadowSignal  67:26-28 April 2013.

Smith, Megan and Walsh, James Igoe.  Do Drone Strikes Degrade Al Qaeda?  Evidence from Propaganda Output Terrorism and Political Violence  25:311-327 April-June 2013.


Air University Research


Unmanned
RPV


UAV
Drone

Other



Dillingham, Gerald L.  Unmanned Aircraft Systems:  Continued Coordination, Operational Data, and Performance Standards Needed to Guide Research and Development Washington, GAO, 2013.  19 p.

Obama, Barack.  Remarks by the President at the National Defense University:  On Drone and Counter Terror Policy.  Washington, Fort McNair, National Defense University, May 23, 2013.  The White House Speeches & Remarks and New York Times.

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