Firing Point

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firing point

[′fīr·iŋ ‚pȯint]
Location from which fire is delivered in target practice.

Firing Point


a conventional term that refers to any means of fire (machine gun, field gun, mortar, and the like) deployed in an open or concealed fire position.

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Second step is to establish a series of flash checkpoints in and around all known/templated firing points. The checkpoints are located on identified egress routes around the NAIs/TAIs.
Each squad is then assigned a specific firing point for its starting position.
Do not allow the mortar section to fire from some distant firing point while the company conducts live fires.
* Line squads drop when called for ammunition: Using his quick reference card, the mortar section sergeant and the FSO/FSNCO can call for the squads or teams that carry the required ammunition to be dropped off at the mortar firing point location.
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Officers discovered four men at a firing point being given instructions by two others and three men armed with shotguns.
This concept is predicated on situation dependent tactics, in which the mortar platoon establishes a firing point in the center of the battalion AOR so it can provide indirect fires in any direction.
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