TITLE

Training for Close Combat

AUTHOR(S)
Kemp, Ian
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Armada International;Oct/Nov2006, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article considers several live training systems that can develop the weapon-handling skills of soldiers. One of the most widely deployed training systems is the Fats Small Arms Trainer. The U.S. Army National Guard has collaborated with prime contractor SRI and Cubic to develop the eXportable Combat Training Capability as a cost-effective system. Saab Training Systems delivered a Mout training system for installation in the training village of the Royal Netherlands Army.
ACCESSION #
22972719

 

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