Magnus Says Marines Are Overstretched, Underfunded

Klamper, Amy
July 2004
Sea Power;Jul2004, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p7
Reports on Marine Lt. Gen. Robert Magnus' argument that the ongoing operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Haiti, Djibouti and other far-flung areas are stressing the U.S Marine Corps. Marines' efforts to find helicopter squadrons to meet their requirements; Plan of the Marines to use AV-8B Harrier and F/A-18D Hornet fighter planes to alleviate the burden on AH-1W Cobra attack helicopters currently being used; Number of Marines deployed in Iraq, Afghanistan and in other locations.


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