Legends of Airpower: Russ Dougherty
General Russell E. Dougherty – Career officer who entered the Army Air Corps during WWII. A judge advocate in the late 1940s, he left the legal world to fly bombers and refuelers. A planner in the joint arena for several tours, Russ Dougherty became the Commander-In-Chief of Strategic Air Command in 1974. During the Cold War, Dougherty commanded the most lethal nuclear arsenal in the world…. More >>
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