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ARMY AIR DEFENSE OPERATIONS

SUBCOURSE NO. AD0700

US Army Air Defense Artillery School
Fort Bliss, Texas 79916

Ten Credit Hours

 

GENERAL

This subcourse addresses the history of US Army AD. It presents the AD capabilities of our ADA weapon systems, their operations, and the organizations of those systems.

Lesson 1:AD HISTORY AND THE AIR THREAT
TASK:This lesson does not specifically relate to any enlisted or officer tasks, but provides general information on the history of ADA, the Soviet air threat, and US Army AD.
CONDITIONS:Use only this lesson material to complete the examination.
STANDARDS:You must attain a grade of 70 percent or more on the examination to receive credit for this subcourse.
 
Lesson 2:CURRENT AD WEAPON SYSTEMS
TASK:This lesson does not specifically relate to enlisted or officer tasks, but provides general information on current AD weapon systems.
CONDITIONS:Use only this lesson material to complete the examination.
STANDARDS:You must attain a grade of 70 percent or more on the examination to receive credit for this subcourse.
 
Lesson 3:ADA OPERATIONS
TASK:This lesson does not specifically relate to enlisted or officer tasks, but provides general information on the basic principles of employment prioritization and control of AD assets.
CONDITIONS:Use only this lesson material to complete the examination.
STANDARDS:You must attain a grade of 70 percent or more on the examination to receive credit for this subcourse.
 
Lesson 4:ADA ORGANIZATIONS
TASK:This lesson does not specifically relate to enlisted or officer tasks, but provides general information on the structure of US Army AD organizations.
CONDITIONS:Use only this lesson material to complete the examination.
STANDARDS:You must attain a grade of 70 percent or more on the examination to receive credit for this subcourse.

 

Unless otherwise stated, the masculine gender applies to both men and women.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Lesson 1:     AD HISTORY AND THE AIR THREAT

Learning Event 1:     Mission of AD

Learning Event 2:     History of AD

Learning Event 3:     The Air Threat

Learning Event 4:     Soviet Aircraft and Capabilities

Learning Event 5:     Soviet Munitions and Attack Techniques

Learning Event 6:     Soviet Tactics

Learning Event 7:     Threat Aircraft

Learning Event 8:     Bomber Attack Profiles and Techniques

Learning Event 9:     Helicopter Threat

Learning Event 10:     The Threat and AD

Practice Exercise

Lesson 2:     CURRENT AD WEAPON SYSTEMS

Learning Event 1:     SHORAD Systems

Learning Event 2:     HIMAD Systems

Learning Event 3:     Command and Control and ADA Radar Warning Systems

Practice Exercise

Lesson 3:     ADA OPERATIONS

Learning Event 1:     Planning ADA Operations

Learning Event 2:     ADA Missions and Responsibilities

Learning Event 3:     Classes and Types of AD

Learning Event 4:     ADA System Operations

Learning Event 5:     Designation of AD Priorities

Learning Event 6:     Defense Planning

Learning Event 7:     SHORAD System Defense Design

Learning Event 8:     HIMAD System Defense Design

Learning Event 9:     Command and Control

Practice Exercise

Lesson 4:     ADA ORGANIZATIONS

Learning Event 1:     Organizational Structures

Learning Event 2:     TAADCOM

Learning Event 3:     HIMAD Missile Battalions

Learning Event 4:     SHORAD Artillery Battalions

Learning Event 5:     Nondivisional SHORAD Units

Practice Exercise

GLOSSARY

AD0700 Edition 8 Examination