Military

FM 3-22.37

FIELD MANUAL HEADQUARTERS
NO. 3-22.37 DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
Washington, DC, 23 January 2003

FM 3-22.37

JAVELIN
MEDIUM ANTIARMOR
WEAPON SYSTEM

CONTENTS

COVER
PREFACE
CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION
1-1. Weapon System
1-2. Equipment Description and Data
1-3. Command Launch Unit
1-4. Round
1-5. Missile Operation
1-6. Capabilities and Features
CHAPTER 2. CONTROLS AND OPERATION
2-1. Controls and Indicators
2-2. Command Launch Unit Status Indicators
2-3. Command Launch Unit Display Indicators
2-4. Preparation for Firing
2-5. Firing Positions
2-6. Restore to Carrying Configuration
2-7. Carrying Techniques
CHAPTER 3. TRAINING PROGRAM
Section I. General
3-1. Training Strategy
3-2. Prerequisites for Additional Skill Identifier
Section II. Train the Trainer
3-3. Train-the-Trainer Program
3-4. Program Audience
3-5. Standards for Trainers
3-6. Resource Requirements
3-7. Training Support Packages
3-8. Training Devices
3-9. Basic Skills Trainer Setup Operations
3-10 Field Tactical Trainer Setup Operations
3-11. Gunner Skill Test Execution
Section III. Train the Gunner
3-12. Conduct of Training
3-13. Centralized Training
3-14. Program Execution
3-15. Gunner Qualification Program
3-16 Resource Requirements
3-17. Sustainment Training
3-18. Collective Training
CHAPTER 4. TACTICAL CONSIDERATIONS
Section I. Role and Fundamentals
4-1. Role
4-2. Capabilities and Limitations
4-3. Fundamentals of Employment
Section II. Defense
4-4. Defensive Operations
4-5. Mechanized Company Defensive Employment
4-6. Defense in Depth
4-7. Delays and Withdrawals
Section III. Fighting Positions
4-8. Hasty Fighting Position
4-9. Deliberate Fighting Position
Section IV. Other Tactical Operations
4-10. Offensive Operations
4-11. Antiarmor Ambush Role
4-12. Stability and Support Operations
4-13. Urban Combat
Section V. Target Engagement Techniques
4-14. Target Detection
4-15. Target Classification
4-16. Target Recognition
4-17. Target Identification
4-18. Target Engagement
4-19. Fire Plan
4-20. Fire Control
APPENDIX A. Safety
APPENDIX B. Antiarmor Range Card
APPENDIX C. Immediate Decontamination and Destruction Procedures
APPENDIX D. Warning Indicators and Malfunctions
APPENDIX E. Forward Looking Infrared
GLOSSARY
REFERENCES
AUTHENTICATION

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