Numerous factors complicate ACE site-selection decisions including peer-to-peer threats, complex geopolitics, and resource requirements. The proposed site-selection framework identifies existing airports best suited for strategic utilization to support combatant commands as they optimize agile combat employment infrastructure.
Air & Space Operations Review
Moer, Z.T. & Chini, C.M. & Feng, P.P. & Schuldt, S.J. (2022). "Contested Agile Combat Employment: A Site-Selection Methodology." Air & Space Operations Review, 1(3): 62-74.