Army Techniques Publication ATP 3-60 Targeting May 2015 (Paperback)

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Army Techniques Publication ATP 3-60 Targeting provides the techniques used for targeting by the United States Army. This manual has applicability in any theater of operations. The manual offers considerations for commanders and staffs in preparing for challenges with targeting, yet is flexible enough to adapt to a dynamic situation. ATP 3-60 will replace field manual (FM) 3-60, Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for the Targeting Process. ATP 3-60 supports Army doctrine reference publications (ADRP) 3-0, and 3-09. The principal audience for ATP 3-60 is all members of the profession arms. Commanders and staffs of Army headquarters serving as joint task force or multinational headquarters should also refer to applicable joint or multinational doctrine concerning the range of military operations and joint or multinational forces. Trainers and educators throughout the Army will also use this publication. Chapter 1 discusses the targeting guidelines and philosophy associated with targeting techniques. Chapter 2 discusses targeting methodology relating to lethal and nonlethal effects. It discusses the D3A methodology and the integration and synchronization with maneuver forces. Chapter 3 discusses the corps and division targeting requirements and details the commanders and staff officers D3A methodology in support of tactical operations. Chapter 4 discusses brigade level targeting. Appendix A discusses find, fix, track, target, engage, and assesses functions relating to targeting techniques. Appendix B discusses find, fix, finish, exploit, analyze, and disseminate functions relating to targeting techniques. Appendix C discusses target value analysis using criticality, accessibility, recuperability, vulnerability, effect, and recognizability (CARVER) tool. Appendix D provides example formats and targeting reports. Appendix E provides an updated targeting checklist using the D3A methodology. Appendix F provides targeting working group standard operating procedures samples. Appendix G provides common datum. Appendix H provides example of target numbering.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781512289077
ISBN-10: 1512289078
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: May 20th, 2015
Pages: 120
Language: English