protective fire


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protective fire

[prə′tek·tiv ′fīr]
(ordnance)
Fire delivered by supporting guns and directed against the enemy to hinder his fire or movement against friendly forces.
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As mentioned, while these coatings have always been recognized as important, the circumstances surrounding the 9-11 terrorist attack brought protective fire coatings back into the forefront and raised their profile.
The players, wearing full protective fire kit, had to carry out various trials from running out hoses fully charged with water and carrying heavy pumps over an obstacle course to attending a simulated house fire.
Ignoring his own injuries, he directed medical treatment to the wounded and maintained protective fire for the group.
helicopter gunships would provide the Canadians with protective fire support.
These protective fire walls you've built around yourself are keeping out the good as well as the bad.
While his crewmates parachuted from the plunging aircraft, Riley continued firing the machine guns fighting off enemy aircraft and providing protective fire so that his crewmates could drift safely to ground.
2 pound, ul rated 5-bc w/car mount bracket; fights grease, gasoline, oil and electrical fires, protective fire extinguisher hood, push button pressure check.
MFCS can conduct final protective fires (FPF), precision registrations, grid, polar plot, and shift missions.