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Noun1.amphibious landing - a military action of coordinated land, sea, and air forces organized for an invasionamphibious landing - a military action of coordinated land, sea, and air forces organized for an invasion; "MacArthur staged a massive amphibious landing behind enemy lines"
landing - the act of coming to land after a voyage
military action, action - a military engagement; "he saw action in Korea"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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During the Amphibious Warfare Subject Matter Expect Exchange (SMEE), we discussed topics ranging from amphibious training continuums, MEU force generation, and the 15th MEU's ability to conduct operational maneuver [and logistics] from the sea.
Similarly, submarine warfare and amphibious warfare techniques were tested in Fleet Problems.
The new force, drawn from warships in the Mediterranean and home waters include two carriers, HMS Invincible and HMS Hermes with their Sea Harrier jump jets and Sea King helicopters, at least 26 destroyers and frigates, the amphibious warfare ship HMS Intrepid, which was recently reprieved from the defence cuts, and a number of landing ships.
Another mundane obstacle to the high-tech approach is that the LCS's MH-60 Sea Hawk helicopter is simply a lot smaller than the MH-53E Sea Dragon that makes up the Navy's existing airborne mine-hunting squadrons, which operate off big-deck amphibious warfare ships and carriers.
Another obstacle to the high-tech approach is that the LCS's MH-60 Sea Hawk helicopter is simply a lot smaller than the MH-53E Sea Dragon that makes up the US Navy's existing airborne mine-hunting squadrons, which operate off big-deck amphibious warfare ships and carriers.
A combined Royal Navy/Royal Marine force, it flies Sea King and Lynx helicopters and specialises in amphibious warfare.
The authors do justice to World War II, perhaps the "Golden Age" of amphibious warfare and an important era in Marine history.
Navy, sometimes called a maritime force, is the branch of a nation's armed forces, principally designated for naval and amphibious warfare.
My dad was an intelligence officer in the Marine Corps and was an honor graduate of Officer Candidate School, basic school and amphibious warfare school.
Amphibious warfare 1000-1700; commerce, state formation and European expansion.
First to fight our nation's battles, first o perfect modern amphibious warfare, and leaders in military action and peacekeeping operations," says Marines magazine editor Lt.
Fusing the Mistral class ships together with a robust amphibious assault capability, which could be reinforced with aircraft such as the Kamov Ka-50 attack helicopter, will give Russia a thorough 21st Century amphibious warfare capability.