The equipment ground forces carry into combat has grown steadily heavier in recent decades. Reducing this burden could have a real impact on combat effectiveness. But how can the military do so?Read More
Author: James King
US Army Maj. James King reviews Maj. Gen. (Ret) Robert Scales’ new book, Scales on War.Read More
MWI contributor James King argues that increasingly capable and integrated air defense systems have brought about the end of mass airborne operations.Read More
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