In the wake of DESERT STORM and the phenomenal success of the coalition forces, it appeared to a considerable number of of observers that the United States was experiencing a "revolution in military affairs" or "RMA," a sharp discontinuity in warfare like that represented by the blitzkrieg of 1940.
Smith, Edward A. Jr.
"The Navy RMA War Game Series: April 1995-November 1996,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 50
, Article 4.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol50/iss4/4