with the draw down there will not be the same numbers needed but yes it will be a problem I would say alot of Tellic one hands will be called ot before the year mark of them being returned from theatre.
The regulars though are in no shape to provide extra manning
The next tranch of AMS TA are being assembled as we speak.
The Op (Op LATEX) began a few weeks ago. A load of 4-tonners with the driver armed with a Government Procurement Card have been touring the sex shops of the UK and the Low Countries buying up every available blow-up sex doll they can find. Rumour has it, they've even accepted a few that needed repairing or cleaning out first with a wet wipe but hey ho.
A team of people have been inflating them at RTMC, Chillwell before Phase 2 at Strensall where they have a red cross painted on them with.
They have a number of advantages. You can f*** 'em about as much as you like. And with the "Marc Almond" device, they can have all the cream sucked out of them dead quick for a smooth turn around.
By releasing the airvalve and pointing them in the direction of the UK, they don't need to the Crabs to fly 'em back, undergoing decompression on route.
Simple. Effective. Cheap. And good for morale but medically, not very good.