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post #8 of Old 09-13-2008
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Originally Posted by captbillc View Post
actually, a vessel with attack helicopters aboard would be a lot more effective than a WWII battleship. they could respond to threats a lot faster.
That would work as long as it doesn't become another Black Hawk Down situation. I tend to like that battleship idea myself, but any of these ideas are pretty expensive to maintain.

This sounds like a perfect U.N. project, since all nations shipping in that area could be tragets.
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