DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
Headquarters, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
Fort Campbell, Kentucky 42223-5000
AFZB-CS 15 March 1999
MEMORANDUM FOR DISTRIBUTION
SUBJECT: GOLD BOOK
1. The Gold Book is authoritative. Its Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) will be used to execute air assault operations in the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). It is a prescriptive "how to" guide for our Division, as well as a guide for those wishing to refine air assault operations in their units or those needing to become familiar with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).
2. The Gold Book will be reviewed after major operations or events for changes and modifications to these TTPs.
3. Proponent for the Gold Book is the ACofS, G3/DOT, Plans and Exercises.
4. Air Assault!
FOR THE COMMANDER:
F. L. HAGENBECK