minus twelve minutes, a four-man team led by TSgt.
The dry interval ratio is estimated by the ratio between the number of h-hour
dry intervals and the total number of h-hour
intervals in month k as follows:
approached, soldiers went about their last-minute preparations.
To meet varying tidal conditions at the five assault beaches, H-hour
-- the designated moment when the first waves of landing craft would grind ashore -- ranged from 6:30 to 7:55 a.
On the evening of January 16, 1991, 22 minutes before H-Hour
, Air Force special operations Pave Low helicopters crossed into Iraq trailed by a flight of Army Apache helicopters, destroying key Iraqi radars and creating an air corridor for the following Coalition forces.
It began jamming Iraqi radar twelve minutes before the 3 AM H-hour
which marked the start of the war.
was 0730 and the bombardment began at 0510 hours precisely, and ceased on H-hour
as the armada approached.