amphibious landing

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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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An amphibious landing was also conducted, which included the participation of the 91 Inf Bde of the Indian Army.
This year, exercise Deraa Al Sahil was also a part of Naseem Al Bahr XI in which Pak marines and RSNF marines exercised amphibious landing operations, escorting operations, beach landing, sniper camouflage training and boarding operations.
Ohls (who recently retired as Professor of Joint Maritime Operations in the Naval War College Program at the Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey, California and has served a thirty-six year career in the United States Marine Corps) offers an informed and informative analysis of the early amphibious landing operations from the Revolutionary War to the Civil War.
This military history focuses on amphibious landing operations and strategies in seven major campaigns, from the Revolutionary War to the Civil War.
Tonnerre is a helicopter-carrier, a hospital, a ship capable of carrying troops and landing them using amphibious landing craft, a command platform and occasionally a training ship.
Naval exercises such as CARAT, or cooperation afloat readiness and training, and PHIBLEX, amphibious landing exercises, were scrapped.
Brandolini was assigned to the 4th Marine Division when it was deployed from the States for its first amphibious landing, at Roi-Namur in the Marshall Islands on January 31, 1944.
Amid souring relations between the United States and the Philippines, the two countries announced that they were scrapping a planned joint amphibious landing exercise, according to a report published Monday by (http://www.
TOKYO, Oct 31 (KUNA) -- Marines from South Korea and the US kicked off an amphibious landing operation along the eastern coast amid Pyongyang's evolving threat, the Seoul-based Yonhap News Agency reported Monday.
Their troops will also simulate retaking an oil-and-gas platform and practice an amphibious landing on a Philippine beach.
The Prime Minister, who will join counterparts from European Union nations and Turkey at a summit in Brussels, announced that the Royal Navy was deploying amphibious landing ship RFA Mounts Bay as part of the Nato deployment.
The UK will pledge military assets, including the Navy's amphibious landing ship RFA Mounts Bay, to help a Nato mission tackling people-smugglers in the Aegean.

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