Joint Terminal Attack Controllers on Exercise Nigrum Pugio
Joint Terminal Attack Controllers on Exercise Nigrum Pugio (1.16 mins)
Exercise Nigrum Pugio is a field training exercise held at RAAF Base Townsville and surrounding airspace over the period 01 OCT – 04 OCT. It is a joint live fire exercise enabling Forces Command (FORCOMD) Joint Terminal Attack Controllers (JTAC) to conduct JTAC currency training, assessment and evaluation. The training provided is not routinely available in the combat brigades, enabling the sustainment of the JTAC capability within FORCOMD. It ensures Defence personnel are capable of coordinating close air support to soldiers on the ground during operations.
|Publish Date||10 Oct 2019|