So is there an airport still operational on the island that can receive, say, a C-5, or even C-130s?
Drop in some SeaBees with their equipment, and let them roadbuild from there to the ports, where more Construction Battalions can be brought ashore, and get the roads working.
Get people basic supplies, and bring medical MASH facilities (Hey Cuba?) to get people well.
Wouldn’t it be ironic if a Chinese load of solar PV panels were nearby in the Carribean, that could donate (or hold the note on) enough generation to complete the transition ot renewables.
On the repaired roads, those CBs could UNDERGROUND a power grid to cover the island.
In Your Dreams, Fleischman!
OK, I just went and read Harvey Wasserman’s article AFTER the Stand With one. Absolutely!