TITLE

Training Joint Engineers for Deployment

AUTHOR(S)
McClellan, John C.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Engineer;Jan-Mar2006, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the training for joint engineers in preparation for deployment. The training involves numerous specialist such as explosive ordinance disposals, engineer design teams, utility teams and fire fighters from the United States Air Force, United States Army Reserve and the Army National Guard combat engineers. It aims to provide Air Force personnel to form combat teams capable of executing Army battle drills and operating while attached to Army ground forces.
ACCESSION #
20633632

 

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