Flashcards in Ch. 118 GCE Assault Amphibian Battalion Fundamentals Deck (18)
What is the Mission of the Amphibian BN?
-To land the surface assault elements of the landing force w/ equipment from ships to inland operations for combat support on shore.
What is the organization of the Amphibian BN?
-H&S company and 4 assault companies
What is the concept of employment for the BN?
-Assigned to or support of a MAGTF to support hip to shore lift capability during amphibious assault.
What is the cruising ranges for the AAVP7A1, AAVC7A1, and the AAVR7A1?
-25mph/300 miles (Land)
-2600 RPM/7 hours (Water)
What is the cruising speed for the AAVP7A1 AAVC7A1, and the AAVR7A1?
-20 to 30 MPH (Land)
-6 MPH (Water)
What is the Max speed forward for the AAVP7A1 AAVC7A1, and the AAVR7A1?
-45 MPH (Land)
-8.2 MPH (Water)
What is the Max speed reverse for the AAVP7A1 AAVC7A1, and the AAVR7A1?
-12 MPH (Land)
-4.5 MPH (Water)
What is the Crew size for the AAVP7A1 (Personnel)?
What is the armaments for the AAVP7A1(Personnel)?
-HBM2 Caliber .50 machine gun
-MK 19 MOD3 40 MM machine gun
What is the Troop capacity for the AAVP7A1(Personnel)?
-21 combat troops @ 285 pounds
What is the primary mission of the AAVC7A1(Communications)?
-Task force communication center in water ops from ship to shore and to inland objective after ashore.
What is the Crew size for the AAVC7A1(Communications)?
What are the armaments for the AAVC7A1(Command)?
-7.62 machine gun
What is the primary mission of the AAVP7A1(Personnel)?
-Carries troops in water ops from ship to shore
-Also carries troops to inland objectives after ashore
What does the Communication Center in the AAVC7A1 consists of?
-5 radio operator stations
-3 staff stations
-2 master stations
-Provide secure radio transmission between each AAVC7A1 and other vehicles/radios
What is the Primary mission for the AAVR7A1(Recovery)?
-To recover smaller or similar size vehicles
-Carries maintenance equipment for vehicles in the field
What is the Crew size for the AAVR7A1(Recovery)?