TITLE

Studies Aim to Refocus Urban Training, Tactics

AUTHOR(S)
Roth, Margaret
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Sea Power;Dec2004, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the studies to determine how U.S. forces can better prepare for unconventional threats in the future. Five areas of a study on a broad spectrum of training needs; Specific questions the studies aim to answer; Suggestion that new concept of urban operations embraces the integration of ground and air assets; shift of training from known tactics to anticipating the unexpected.
ACCESSION #
16480583

 

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