From: Montreal, Canada
I agree with you in that the power of paradrops can be underestimated. So perhaps it is modeled well enough in the context of a Strategic level game like SC3.
Having had relatives that survived the German invasion of Crete, I can tell you that many an angered villager took matters into their own hands, wielding a pitchfork in hand to engage the helpless German airborne troops as they landed. From my understanding, they were helpless because they landed with a minimum of weapons, as per: http://www.combatreform.org/hptll.htm ...
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