training ammunition

training ammunition

[′trān·iŋ ‚am·yə¦nish·ən]
(ordnance)
Ammunition used for training persons in marksmanship, handling weapons, and so forth.
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Army Project Manager Maneuver Ammunition Systems are for 20mm, 25mm and 30mm tactical and target practice ammunition for air, sea and land weapons platforms and 120mm tactical and training ammunition for the Abrams Main Battle Tank.
Revenues benefited by the start-up of a new M1110 training ammunition sales contract.
Just recently there were reports the Dutch Army had to make the sound of gunfire during their training as training ammunition was not available.
Many armies chose to train their recruits with I full-power battle rifles by simply issuing low-power, low-recoil, training ammunition.
The contracts awarded include both domestic and international orders for 25mm, 30mm and 120mm tactical and training ammunition.
Even a brigade draw of training ammunition is possible by simply transferring the aggregate unit ammunition forecasts from the Total Ammunition Management Information System to the BSB account.
During recent unit visits to armored brigade combat teams by the TRADOC Capability Manager--Armored Brigade Combat Team (TCM-ABCT), master gunners expressed they have a lack of dummy training ammunition for Bradley crews to effectively conduct gunners skills tasks (GST) 4B and 5B in accordance with Training Circular 3-20.
If you're going to be firing short range training ammunition (SBTA) with cither your M2 or M2A1 machine gun, you must use the M3 recoil amplifier, NSN 1005-01-323-5406.
Thus, the purchase of training ammunition may be cut and range times may be significantly curtailed, reducing officer readiness," said Chuck Canterbury, FOP national president.
The 120mm training ammunition, used by the M1A1/A2 Abrams main battle tank, includes the M865 kinetic energy and the M1002 multipurpose anti-tank training rounds.
This is why we are hoping SAI will procure the training ammunition soon.
Montagano said, holding one of the rounds of training ammunition.
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