maneuvering and advancing through the urban terrain
To develop urban operations capabilities, the battalion conducted simunition training at a local military operations on urban terrain
(MOUT) site on Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), Wash.; this served as the culminating training event prior to the battalion deploying to NTC.
(32) Paul van Riper, "A Concept for Future Military Operations on Urban Terrain
," Marine Corps Gazette 81, no.
Gabi Ashkenazi said that in a future war with Hamas in the Gaza Strip or Hezbollah in Lebanon, said that in a future conflict the IDF will have to simultaneously use ground forces and standoff firepower.Ashkenazi gave his speech at the International Conference on Fire and Combined Arms in an Urban Terrain
. "It would be nice if we could stop rocket and missile fire with just standoff firepower," he said.
Operators, here's what those MRAP categories mean: CAT I is used for combat operations in rural and urban terrain
. CAT II is used for multi-mission operations like leading convoys, transporting troops, and serving as an ambulance and utility vehicle.
The battle demonstrated the ability of armored forces to move under heavy fire and bring firepower to the enemy in urban terrain
In June 2008, the Military Operations on Urban Terrain
site was dedicated to Maj.
Foreclosed houses and new office parks left unfilled as a result of the recession equaled some amazing pools and even more unique urban terrain
for us to explore and conquer.
The 32-year-old said the skills used for urban terrain
differ to those needed for the forest orienteering.
SUGVs, or iRobots, are capable of military operations in urban terrain
, sewers, tunnels, and caves.
The Army will use the DefendIR units to support Military Operations on Urban Terrain
Everyone--pedestrian, shopkeeper, traffic policeman--can see that it has an evenness and simplicity which transforms the ground level experience into a more composed, gentler and kinder response to the urban terrain
. High streets such as Camden Town and town centres such as Aldgate, South Kensington and Earls Court will no longer feel like part of a motorway system where the speed of through traffic is paramount.