Category Archives: Training, Tactics and Doctrine

Exercise CHEVALIER TRICOLORE: Canadian Soldiers in the French Alps

A new association between the 4e Régiment de Chasseurs (4ème RCh) of the French Army and D Squadron of the 12e Régiment Blindé du Canada (12 RBC) took shape during an exchange of units named Exercise CHEVALIER TRICOLORE from March … Continue reading

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British Paras strengthen their French connections

British paratroopers and their French Foreign Legion counterparts have been training together as they build a closer working relationship. Colchester-based B Company of 2nd Battalion The Parachute Regiment (2 PARA) has been working alongside 2e Regiment Etranger de Parachutistes (2e … Continue reading

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Friday Foto

The HIGH ANGLE / URBAN SNIPER COURSE (HA/U) teaches SOF or similar Combat Arms type Snipers the skills necessary to deliver precision rifle fire in mountainous and urban terrain. Photo copyright International Special Training Center.

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US Paratroopers Conduct Arctic Airborne Operation

Watching this video brought back memories of doing the Battalion Arctic Warfare Course at Fort Greely in December 1985 – except we jumped with snowshoes instead of skis, and off the tailgate of a Chinook rather than a Hercules. Enjoy! … Continue reading

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Polenar Tactical – “Bring it on!”, Part 2: The Assault

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