Aircraft, on the other hand, expensive as they are, may be the only means to get at many targets beyond artillery range. ... It appears that neither the design, deployment, nor employment of Air Force tactical air power would be dramatically changed if the ... Virtually all Air Force active and reserve tactical air units can reach Europe within a month or less under current ... NATOa#39;s defense would be more orderly and better coordinated than under surprise attack, when NATO ground forcesanbsp;...
|Title||:||Planning U.S. general purpose forces|
|Author||:||United States. Congressional Budget Office, Nancy J. Bearg|