February 23

Here’s Our Guide to Researching Body Armor

Search the internet and you will find thousands of blogs and web pages regarding body armor, plate carriers, level III this and armored piercing that, but many people don’t know what it all means.  So, we have put together a small guideline to use when researching the various types of […]


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February 23

This is How to Give a WARNO

Within the planning process of a military operation, there are several key steps that must be accomplished before being able to action the mission.  The WARNO or Warning Order is one of these key steps that vary in time, detail and method of delivery depending on Mission, Enemy, Terrain and […]


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February 23

How To Call in a 9 Line UXO Report

Here’s the standard procedure for calling in a UXO report. LINE 1 — Date time group discovered: (Command policy will dictate Local or Zulu time). LINE 2 — Reporting Activity (UIC / Unit designation). Location: mandatory eight digit grid: (include: landmarks, reference points, or street addresses).  LINE 3 — Contact […]


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February 23

Here’s A NATO 9 Line MEDEVAC Format

NATO 9 Line Line 1: Location of Pickup Site (Grid or latitude/longitude) Line 2: Frequency & Call Sign At Pickup Site Line 3: Number of Patients By Precedence Urgent (Non-Surgical)- evacuate within 2 hours Urgent-surgical (All Trauma)- need immediate Surgical Care Priority– evacuate within 4 hours Routine– evacuate within 24 hours Convenience– evacuate […]


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