Tactics

Tactics

“Are we tac or non-tac?” - Overcoming the inconsistency of the ‘semi-tac’ working environment

James Fagg is frustrated by the inconsistencies in expected tactical behaviours. He proposed some ground rules that can easily be incorporated into orders so that soldiers know what is expected of...

By James Fagg

Tactics

The Defeat of the Red Baron – Future Air Defence of the Manoeuvre Force

In this article Braden Holmes has a look at the Australian Army's current and future Air Defence capability.

By Braden Holmes

Tactics

Lightweight Handheld Mortars: A Suitable and Effective Platform to be Organic to Rifle Platoons

Debate regarding provision of a lightweight mortar for employment within rifle platoons of the RAR has increased in the current decade.This article continues the discussion.

By Joshua Tschiderer

War Room

Our Stories: The ADF on Operations - Series Two Episode Eight: Anzac Reunion At Taji

Task Group Taji is a combined force of Australian and New Zealand Defence Force personnel that first deployed to Iraq in May 2015 at the request of the Iraqi Government.

By The Cove

War Room

Our Stories: The ADF on Operations: Series Two Episode Seven: Corporal Levi Stripp

Task Group Taji is a combined force of Australian and New Zealand Defence Force personnel that first deployed to Iraq in May 2015 at the request of the Iraqi Government.

By The Cove

Tactics

Train, Advise, Assist Mission in the Philippines

In this article Lachlan Tremble how the Australian Army could support a Train, Advise and Assist mission in support of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.

By Lachlan Tremble

Tactics

Train, Advise and Assist in the Philippines

This another other article about the Australian Armys train, advise and assist the mission in our neighbouring state of the Philippines

By Alex Whittle

Tactics

Shock Action: Approaches from the Platoon and Troop Level

In this paper, Gerard Donnelly looks at practical ways that junior manoeuvre commanders at platoon and troop level can achieve shock action.

By Gerard Donnelly

Tactics

Using Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems to Call for Fire, Today

This article, written by three USMC officers, examines the potential small unmanned aircraft systems have for enabling ground maneouvre through directing offensive fires.

By Paul Niggl

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