forward area


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forward area

An area in proximity to combat.
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For most commercial truck models, the unit and running costs are modest compared to their forward area equivalents so many armed forces conserve what limited funds they might have at their disposal by procuring a proportion of their logistic fleets with slightly-modified commercial vehicles painted with military finishes.
The courage of the valiant forward area population living along the LoC facing the devastating enemy and bearing its atrocities is remarkable', the prime minister added while addressing different public meetings at Jhelum valley district of AJK on Thursday.
That gives us further possibilities in the forward area.
PESHAWAR -- IGP Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani paid a surprise visit to Qila FR Peshawar forward area and various police stations on Monday.
Inspect bad bolts for abnormal wear or deformation in the forward area of the slot that contacts the breech lock during firing.
Assault support helicopters can refuel from the Herk in midair or on the ground from forward area refueling points closer to the battlefield.
THE Border Security Force ( BSF) on Monday said Pakistan violated ceasefire yet again and injured a BSF jawan by opening sniper fire on forward area along the India- Pakistan border in Samba district of Jammu.
Each forward area refueling point should have at least two loading tools.
In the case of up-armored HMMWVs, for instance, the first requirement was around 600 up-armored HMMWVs in a forward area.
The Home Minister travelled about 400 km by road yesterday and perhaps become the first Home Minister to spend night at Dungti BOP in the forward area with ITBP Jawans.
She will spend approximately 13 days in a shipyard in spring 2013 and enhancements will include 18 new single cabins, Azura's Glasshouse menu and concept replacing the Las Ramblas bar/restaurant and a Retreat added to the forward area on deck 16.

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