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Paxton: Special Purpose MAGTFs Successful, but Highlight Need for Amphibs

Paxton: Special Purpose MAGTFs Successful, but Highlight Need for Amphibs

The Marine Corps’ success with establishing Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Forces-Crisis Response (SPMAGTF-CRs) in the European/African region and Middle East has demonstrated the flexibility of the Corps in carrying out foreign policy, but it also shows the risk of a shortage of amphibious warfare ships (amphibs).

Source: SEAPOWER Magazine Online