Flashcards in 120 GCE Light Armored Reconnaissance (LAR) Battalion Fundamentals Deck (29)
What is the mission of LAR BN?
to conduct recon, security, and economy of force operations and, within capabilities, conduct limited offensive or delaying operations that exploit the units mobility and firepower.
What does LAR consist of?
4 LAR Companies
Primary Function of the LAR-25
To provide strategic mobility to reach and engage the threat, tactical mobility for effective use of fire power
Range for LAR-25
Speeds (Land and Water) for LAV-25
Land: 62 MPH
Water: 6 MPH
Crew/Troop Capacity for LAV-25
Driver, Gunner, Commander and 6 Troops
Armaments for LAV-25
M242 25mm Chain Gun
M240 7.62mm machine gun mounted coaxial to the main gun
LAV-25, LAV-AT, LAV-C2, LAV-L, LAV-M and LAV-R is air transportable via?
C-130, C-141, C-5 and CH-43 E
For LAV-25 how many 25mm rounds are there?
For LAV-25 how many 7.62mm rounds are there?
How many smoke grenades are there for LAV vehicles?
Primary Function of LAV-AT
Provide highly mobile, protected anti-armor fire support to light infantry and recon forces and provide capability to defeat heavy, armored targets
Armaments of LAV-AT
M901A1 TOW II and M240E1 7.62mm
For LAV-AT how many TOW II rounds are there?
For LAV-AT how many 7.62mm rounds are there?
Primary Function of LAV-C2?
Is a mobile command station providing field commanders with all necessary resources to control and coordinate LAR units in all assigned roles
Armaments of LAV-C2
For LAV-C2 how many 7.62mm rounds are there?
Primary Function of LAV-L
Provides ammunition, rations, and POL (petroleum, oil and lube) supplies required to sustain operations
Armaments of LAV-L
For LAV-L how many 7.62mm rounds are there?
Primary Function of LAV-M
Provide indirect fire support to light infantry and recon forces
Armaments of LAV-M
M252 81mm Mortar and M240E 7.62mm machine gun
For LAV-M how many 81mm bombs are there?
For LAV-M how many 7.62mm rounds are there?
Primary Mission of LAV-R
Tactical mobility to reach and recover/support disabled vehicles
For LAV-R how many 7.62mm rounds are there?
Armaments for LAV-R