Search Results: 'OODA loop'
When Sun-tzu met Clausewitz: John Boyd, the OODA Loop, and the invasion of Iraq
John Boyd was a fighter pilot in the Korean War, an instructor at the US Air Force Fighter Weapons School, and arguably America's greatest military thinker. His concept of the OODA Loop helped guide... More > the US military during two wars against Saddam Hussein's Iraq. This 3500-word 'long essay' was prepared for the War in the Modern World programme at King's College London by Daniel Ford, an American journalist and historian.< Less
Aerial Attack Study
The monograph prepared by Capt. Boyd in 1961, and the first statement of Energy Maneuverability, now the basis of aerial combat doctrine in all western air forces.