Fires WFF

  1. What is the goal of fire support planning?
    To integrate Fires with the maneuver forces and maximize combat power.
  2. What are the components of a Fire Support Task?
    • Task
    • Purpose
    • Execution
    • Assessment
  3. What is Fires?
    The use of weapons systems to create specific lethal or nonlethal effects on a target.
  4. What are the types of fires?
    • Surface-to-surface
    • Surface-to-air
    • Joint (Including Electronic Attack)
  5. What are the Fires tasks? (DIC)
    • Deliver fires
    • Integrate fires
    • Conduct targeting
  6. What is the Targeting Process?
    The process of selecting and prioritizing targets and matching the appropriate response to them.
  7. What are the core competencies of Fires?
    • Air Defense Artillery
    • Field Artillery
  8. What are the critical capabilities of Fires? (ADE)
    • Target Acquisition
    • Target Discrimination
    • Target Engagement
  9. What are the tenets of fires? (FIADS)
    • Flexibility
    • Integration
    • Adaptability
    • Depth
    • Synchronization
  10. What are the principals of fires? (PSSRN)
    • Precision
    • Scalable
    • Synchronized
    • Responsive
    • Networked
  11. What are the characteristics of Fires?
    • All weather
    • Precision/Near Precision
    • Mass Area
    • Air/Space Integration
    • Inherently joint
  12. What are two targeting methodologies?
    • D3A for deliberate targets.
    • F2T2EA for dynamic targets. (Find, Fix, Track, Target, Engage Assess)
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Fires WFF
Fires WFF