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ACTSAmerican Coalition for Traffic Safety, Inc.
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He had been one of the strategists at the Air Corps Tactical School at Maxwell in the 1930s, and he was determined to prove against Japan that precision bombing of specific targets by day would work.
Later in the interwar period, the Air Corps Tactical School (ACTS) built Gorrell's framework into its doctrine.
Finney, History of the Air Corps Tactical School, 1920-1940 (Maxwell AFB, Ala.: Air University, 1955), 31.
Faber, "Interwar US Army Aviation and the Air Corps Tactical School: Incubators of American Airpower," in The Paths of Heaven, ed.
Air generals have trumpeted the Air Command and Staff College as the "Cathedral of Air Power." And each school at Air University has vied to claim the proud heritage of the Air Corps Tactical School as their own, even though the Tactical School was always more concerned with air combat than with general war, and today would be as analogous to the Weapons School at Nellis Air Force Base as any school at Air University.
West, Warden and the Air Corps Tactical School: Deja Vu?
Billy Mitchell, in the Air Corps Tactical School, translated that same concept to air power.
This pattern could be recognized when the strategic flame was relighted at the Air Corps Tactical School in the 1930s and in the Strategic Air Command (SAC) in the 1950s.
Born at Field Creek in central Texas (April 13, 1896); graduated from Southeastern State Teachers College, Oklahoma, and commissioned in the army at the outbreak of war (1917); transferred to the aviation section (November), became a pilot (September 1918), and served in the Philippines for three years (1919-1922); served in the office of the chief of the Air Service (1924-1926), was one of the pilots in a Pan-American Flight goodwill tour (1926-1927); received a journalism degree from the University of Southern California (1933); and was promoted to major (1935); graduated from the Air Corps Tactical School (1936) and the Command and General Staff School (1937); made the first transcontinental flight purely on instruments, and published This Flying Game with Gen.
In the early thirties the Air Corps Tactical School came to be dominated by men of that stamp.