Oilpatch Mercenary Wrote:
Aug 08, 2012 11:44 AM
Final Comment for today: Here is what I say 21st century military should look like. *00 F22s. 2400 F35s 600 turboprop versions of A1 Skyraider. 5 Carrier Groups per hemisphere. Ballistic Missle Defense and strategic bombardment to be placed in orbit. Ground Forces expanded to 6 Million split 1/3 regulars, 2/3s reserves. A few Armored Cavalry Regiments, the rest various forms of light infantry. With that there can be no sucessful major military attack upon the USA or any friends/assets abroad. Initial 2-4 year costs not more that $1.2 trillion per year on paper. Half of that in terms of actual cash outlays. Costs then fall to about what we have now. With tax and spending reform available revenues should easily...