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Old 11 February 2018, 00:12
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Which is why... ultimately... inevitably... I give these new formations a half-life of about 3-4 years. Other things will take priority and they'll be downsized or discarded. Much as the Lightfighter Infantry concept of yesteryear.

It's not that there isn't a need, but that there'll be little institutional patronage for the SFABs (either in the Army or Congress) during future hard fought budget battles. Or seriously attritional real ones.
or sucked into SOCOM some how, lots of new CSM/LTC/COL slots would suddenly be available.
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