16 Air Assualt Brigade is part of Great Britians Rapid Reaction Force, along with 3 Cdo Brigade (made up entirely of Royal Marines). 16 Air Assualt Brigade was made by an amalgamation of 5 Airborne Brigade and 24 Airmobile Brigade.

16 Air Assault Brigade consists of

As you can see for a fighting force of 5 Battalions + 1 Squadron of armour + 1 Special forces Platoon, the logistical needs are massive. The entire Brigade is capable of delopying at short notice, and the Parachute Infantry within 48 hours.