July 1968 Proceedings Magazine: United States Naval Institute
Proceedings Cdr. Ted Wilbur, USN, who is also the editor of Naval Aviation News, depicts, as perhaps
July 1968 only a naval aviator can, the unusual man/machine relationship that is a carrier aircraft launch. Here,
VOLUME 94, NUMBER 7, WHOLE NO. 785 pilot and deck crew function in a classic example of teamwork as the catapult bridle is attached to an A-5 Vigilante.
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Secretary's Notes 24
On Understanding War 26
by Col. R. L. Giddings, Jr., USA
One's Own Destiny 38
by Lt. Jerome C. Fritz, USN
My India: Diversity and Harmony 43
by Capt. A. P. S. Bindra, Indian Navy
Of Hosenoses, Stoofs, and Lefthanded Spads • 56
by Capt. G. G. O'Rourke, USN
"No Contest" on the Fishing Grounds 62
by Cdr. Adrian L. Lonsdale, USCG
Captain Mahan's "War" with Great Britain • 71
by Kenneth Bourne and Carl Boyd
Pictorial—The Skyraider Bows Out and the Corsair II Enters Combat 79
by PH1C Jean Cote and Donald Grantham, USN
Comment and Discussion 95
Book Reviews 107
Professional Reading 115
Professional Notes 122
The Old Navy 139
Book List 152