The Selected Aspects of Contemporary Air Threats


air threats
air safety
air assault assets

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Kulik, T. (2020). The Selected Aspects of Contemporary Air Threats. Safety & Defense, 6(1), 11-21.


One of the factors affecting the security of a state is air threats. Their nature often exerts a negative impact on both the functioning of the state and using airspace. The purpose of this article is to define the term of air threats and characterize contemporary air threats, illustrated with numerous examples. The scientific deliberations lead to outlining possible development trends in this respect, in relation to technological progress. The article ends with several concluding statements with regard to an analysis of prospective air threats. It also shows possible development trends in the discussed matter. The final part of the article is devoted to conclusions regarding the transformation of contemporary air threats.


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