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Time:"1600EST (GMT -5)"
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Estimated Duration:"60-90Minutes, depending on amount of questions asked."
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Module:"Artillery - M119 Howitzer, ACE Systems"
Number of Students:"12"
Credit badge: TBD (Note: We are still determining the badge to be accredited to attendees. Attendees will be notified course.)
- Fire Direction Center/Officer
- What is the FDC/FDO?
- What do they do, and how do they do it?
- Howitzer Operation
- Positions of the M119 Howitzer.
- Procedures of Aiming.
- Ammunition Types and Uses.
- Ammo Preparation and Loading
- How to prepare ammunition for a fire mission.
- Forward Observation
- What is the job of a Forward Observer?
- What are the standard radio procedures?
- Set-Up a battery.
- Perform fire missions.
- Final Exam (Questionnaire Test)
- Further Artillery Demonstrations