This looks like a good example that illustrates my theory that we are not so much dependent on technology sometimes but rather we are burdened by it. That question and other issues aside, it looks like the chief fault is combining two weapon systems into a single "platform." (Don't like that word platform).
Shoot low, sheriff. They're riding Shetlands!
Underneath the starry flag, civilize 'em with a Krag,
and return us to our own beloved homes!
Buy War Bonds.