gunnery


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gunnery

[′gən·ə·rē]
(ordnance)
The art or practice of using machine guns or cannon either on the ground or in the air.
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The Stryker brigade combat team (SBCT), using the tenets of the HBCT gunnery model, must become more efficient at training.
During phase 1 of THITS, the unit trained individual Soldiers and crewmen on the initial EQTs and gunnery tables at the company level before starting the remaining tables, which were incorporated into squad and platoon level field exercises.
Volume 2 will actually consist of three FMs--one for HBCTs (referred to as the "HBCT gunnery manual"), one for Stryker brigade combat teams, and one for infantry brigade combat teams.
He said: "I think it's a sad indictment on the Labour government that Mr Gunnery feels forced into doing this.
This is especially relevant to desired training outcomes 'for the Gunnery Table (GT) XII or combined arms live-fire exercise.
Despite the fact that we no longer had a gun truck mission, we were told to execute our gunnery program in order to verify the proof of principle of crew certification for convoy protection platforms.
The system can be deployed and retrieved rapidly from the ocean and also eliminates the need for fixed land gunnery ranges, which is often located on islands and traditionally used for naval gunfire training.
While protests which can cause harm to a person's health are not to be encouraged, Mr Gunnery has drawn attention to the fact that many people with limited mobility will now have to travel further to access the basic services offered by a local post office.
25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (NYSE: CGT; TSX: CAE) - CAE has been awarded two contracts valued at more than (pnds stlg)13 million (C$28 million) to provide the British Army with Warrior Gunnery Turret Trainers and provide maintenance and support services for the Royal Navy's Merlin Training System.
Four-year-old McKenna Kerr waited with her older sisters, mother and aunt for the return of her father, Gunnery Sgt.
Cavalry scouts must be able to competently communicate, move, and shoot in that order; however, gunnery remains a critical foundational training event for all Cavalry--armored, Stryker, and wheeled formations.