The importance of the TXANG recapitalize or acquiring new airframes to maintain the current three wings and remain relevant. Approximately 50% of the DoD budget goes to healthcare and retirees and the percentage will continue to increase. Along with retirement changes that are in the works, we need a focused wellness plan on the individual and not millions of dollars into state of the art gyms. The template already exists for data masked special operations units and is propagating to the rest of the SOF world. A focused wellness plan for all military personnel will mitigate the current epidemic of "disabled veterans," and decrease the DoD budget on healthcare and put the focus back on military capability.
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