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  • Air warfare planning [r]: The set of doctrines and procedures for carrying out all types of air warfare, as an integrated whole [e]
  • Centers of gravity (military) [r]: A centre of military force or power. [e]
  • Counterforce [r]: Military targeting doctrine, historically associated with nuclear warfare and now with precision-guided munitions. [e]
  • Countervalue [r]: A military targeting doctrine, first articulated in the context of nuclear warfare but not restricted to it, in which the attacker plans to attacks civilian populations, and to destroy the enemy industrial capability [e]


  • Avro Lancaster [r]: The principal British heavy bomber in WWII. [e]
  • B-17 [r]: A heavy bomber that was the workhorse, along with the B-24, of America's strategic bombing of Germany in World War II. [e]
  • B-24 [r]: World War II U.S. heavy bomber, of greater range but lesser defense than the B-17. Used against Germany, but also for antisubmarine warfare and patrol in the Pacific. [e]
  • B-29 [r]: Very heavy bomber, by Second World War standards, that carried out U.S. strategic bombing against Japan [e]

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