Opinion: The End Of Air Assault?

Ukrainian servicemen unload FIM-92 Stinger Manpads
Ukrainian servicemen unloaded FIM-92 Stinger Manpads provided by the U.S. in February.
Credit: Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images
Wars teach many lessons. Most are harsh, many are forgotten after previous conflicts, and some are plain false. Among the latter, the U.S. and its allies returned from Iraq and Afghanistan with unrealistic (or to be more generous, nontransferable) ideas about air operations. They took air dominance...

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