Although military tactical convoys are often treated as mere administrative moves, they are a combat operation and must be executed as such. This requires extensive preparation and careful coordination. Among these, live-fire exercises are of paramount importance.
In this video, members of the U.S. Army 122nd Aviation Support Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division, conduct convoy live-fire training during a battalion field exercise at Fort Bragg, NC. The training prepares an Aviation Support Battalion (ASB) for the critical task of convoy security while deployed.
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