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Additionally, they might still be hittable by the jets, depending on the kind of area they in.

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by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 02:26:23 PM EST
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Aerial target acquisition in urban areas is extremely difficult.  Even with trained, disciplined, defenders individuals and sub-units tend to stray from where they are supposed to be or mis-report their position.

Even more important, the one thing that cannot happen is "collateral damage" on the people the NFZ is supposed to protect.

The best thing is to let the revolutionaries deal with Gadaffi forces inside the urban areas.  

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 02:35:40 PM EST
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