Fire Away! 1-182 Field Artillery Rocket in Northern Strike -The Firearm Weblog


We all adore rockets – so let’s fire away in this Photo Of The Day. There’s a lot of fire and smoke involved as rockets do what they do, so the photographs turn into pretty spectacular.

Above you can see Alpha Battery, 1-182 Field Artillery as they fire their Higher Mobility Artillery Rocket technique in July 2019. The place is Camp Grayling, in Michigan USA in the course of the workout Northern Strike.

Under: Public Affairs Officers establish camera positions outdoors the exclusionary zone as Soldiers with Alpha Battery, 1-182 Field Artillery prepare to fire their Higher Mobility Artillery Rocket.

Northern Strike 19 is a National Guard Bureau-sponsored workout uniting service members from a lot more than 20 states, various service branches and quite a few coalition nations in the course of the final two weeks of July 2019 at Camp Grayling Joint Maneuver Instruction Center and the Alpena Combat Readiness Instruction Center, each situated in northern Michigan and operated by the Michigan National Guard.

The accredited Joint National Instruction Capability workout demonstrates the Michigan National Guard’s capacity to deliver accessible, readiness-constructing possibilities for military units from all service branches to realize and sustain proficiency in conditioning mission command, air, sea, and ground maneuver integration, collectively with the synchronization of fires in a joint, multinational, decisive action atmosphere.

Photographs by Capt. Joe Legros, Michigan National Guard.


I can not assume of a weapon technique, other than possibly smoke grenades or smoke generators, that build a lot more smoke than rockets. Can you?


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