fire superiority

fire superiority

[¦fīr sə‚pir·ē′är·əd·ē]
(ordnance)
Fire with greater effect than that of the enemy because of its greater accuracy and volume, making possible advances against the enemy without heavy losses.
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The 2-day conference will explore the defining factors that contribute to enhanced lethality and fire superiority for land forces.
With the above reference in mind, the SBF creates the ability for the commander to achieve fire superiority and the support by fire needed to execute the assault.
The fielding of the IAR will significantly enhance the ability of our infantrymen to gain and maintain fire superiority, reduce their fighting load and provide them a more ergonomic and accurate weapons system that can keep up during the assault," said Marine spokesman Maj.
They call us in to provide indirect fire on enemy locations to either destroy or disrupt them so we can move or gain fire superiority.
The Turkish defense contractor said the ordnance transfer system would provide the Firtina with greater mobility and fire superiority against counterbattery fire.
During all of the ambushes we have encountered over the past few years the 60 mm has been the deciding factor for gaining fire superiority.
The old ABCs (airway, breathing, and circulation) have been replaced with CAB (complete the mission then airway and breathing), which starts off with fire superiority, THEN try and help the injured.
Drawing on the operational and strategic experience of military experts, as well as the technical expertise of those at the forefront of industry and research, SMi's Future Armoured Vehicles Weapons Systems conference shall explore the defining factors that contribute to enhanced lethality and fire superiority for land forces.
The enemy knew that if he took out our mortar systems, he would quickly be able to gain fire superiority and have the tactical advantage.
com)-- Drawing on the operational and strategic experience of military experts, as well as the technical expertise of those at the forefront of industry and research, SMi's Future Armoured Vehicles Weapons Systems conference, taking place on 28th - 29th June 2016 in London, UK, shall explore the defining factors that contribute to enhanced lethality and fire superiority for land forces.