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  • AFGHAN ARTILLERYMEN GAIN TECHNOLOGICAL EXPERIENCE TO IMPROVE FIRING ABILITY

    “We used data from previous fire missions as practice to make sure they got the lessons,” said U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Joshua Kuhnert, a native of Pinckneyville, Ill., the primary instructor and a field artillery automated tactical data system specialist with 1st Battalion, 76th Field Artillery, 4th Infantry Brigade Comabt Team, 3rd Infantry Division. The […]

  • ANA Takes New Artillery Fire-control System Into Service

      Afghan National Army (ANA) artillery units are operating with a new computerized fire-control system that has been developed by Ukranian Defense Consulting (UDC). The Universal Battery Level Fire Direction System (UBLFDS) was first trialled by NATO mentor teams prior to handing over to the ANA. Around 300 systems have been delivered and are operating […]