The Corps Needs Tactical Jets

Stout, Jay A.
April 2001
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2001, Vol. 127 Issue 4, p112
Conference Proceeding
Focuses on need to reintroduce tactical jet aviation into the U.S. Marine Corps. Reasons for the failure of MV-22 Osprey, helicopter and AV-8B Harrier, jet fighter planes; Problems with the F/A-18 Hornet aircraft; Effect of aircraft failures on participation of Marine Corps in conflicts of the U.S. with various Asian countries; Military budgets assigned to the U.S. Marine Corps after the defeat at Keelung.


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