field training exercise


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field training exercise

An exercise in which actual forces are used to train commanders, staffs, and individual units in basic, intermediate, and advanced-level warfare skills. Also called FTX. See also exercise; maneuver.
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Through classroom instruction, a command post exercise and a field training exercise, United Accord 18 participants can improve capabilities to plan and employ their forces to effectively counter violent extremist organizations which will enhance regional security.
During the CTE, the FSC exercised all of the skills it learned through mission-essential task list training performed during section-level sergeant's time training and battalion- and company-level field training exercises.
The joint exercise lifecycle for CRNA GORA-2016 was reduced; the Emergency Management Agency of Montenegro hosted two formal planning conferences and a site survey over the span of 8 months to design and coordinate an event that consisted of 2 days of academics and training, 2 days of command post and field training exercises, and a very important persons capabilities and demonstration day.
We're trying to make use of local field training exercises, and that's where the equipment comes in as important.
North Korea's accusation comes amid its threats to wage all-out war against South Korea and the United States in response to their ongoing military exercises, which also include Foal Eagle, an annual field training exercise that began March 1 and lasts through April 30.
A strategic missile group of the Army Strategic Force Command carried out the launch on the culmination of a field training exercise aimed at testing the operational readiness of the Army Strategic Force Command, the Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement.
The launch was conducted by a Strategic Missile Group of the Army Strategic Force Command on the culmination of a field training exercise that was aimed at testing the operational readiness of the Army Strategic Force Command.
The Cold Lake squadron also participated in a marksmanship day in Bonnyville, a familiarization flying day at the Cold Lake Regional Airport, a visit to the TELUS World of Science in Edmonton, and a weekend survival field training exercise where the whole squadron learned and practiced survival skills.
Air Force Reserve and Guard Airmen from the 304th Rescue Squadron and 142nd Security Forces Squadron recently tested their abilities to provide security and combat search and rescue during their third annual field training exercise in Riley, Ore.
RSLC is a physically and mentally demanding course where one block of instruction builds upon the next, culminating in a multi-day, graded, field training exercise where students execute the skills they learned in both urban and wooded environments.
This field training exercise includes an integration of warrior tasks and battle drills, incorporating all medical tasks in multiple scenario-driven events, to include the use of Mine Resistant Ambush Protected ambulances and UH-60 helicopter mockups for students to become familiar with loading and unloading casualties from these vehicles," LaChance explained.
Of course, the field training exercise (FTX) is the most obvious example, but there are numerous other opportunities for engineer support or expertise--command post exercises (CPXs), war games/simulations, sand tables, training exercises without troops (TEWTS), terrain walks, and so on.