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  1. MEU make up?
    Marine Expeditionary unit is normally built around the building blocks of a MAGTF.  Comprised of a Ground Combat Element (GCE) Aviation Combat Element (ACE) Logistics Combat Element (LCE) and a Combat Element (CE).  Roughly 2,200 troops commanded by a Marine Colonel, deployed from an amphibious assault ship.
  2. What is a GCE?
    Ground Combat Element, 1200 troops.
  3. What is a ACE?
    Air Combat Element
  4. What is a LCE?
    Logistics Combat Element, 300 troops
  5. What is a CE and how many troops?
    Combat Element, 200 troops.
  6. What types of engineering plants are there?
    • Steam
    • Gas Turbine
    • Diesel
    • Nuclear
  7. What ships have reversible pitch propellers?
    CG & DDG
  8. Wasp DTE?
    • 1.5 times the strength of the detected radar SLQ-32
    • 256 NM SPS-49 detects
    • 220 NM SPS-48 detects
    • 110 NM TAS (mk 23) detects
    • 7-9 NM NSSM engages
    • 3-5 NM RAM engages
    • 1 NM CIWS engages
  9. What type of helo makes up HSM?
    SH-60B & 60R
  10. What type of helo makes up HSC?
    SH-60F & 60H
  11. what is an OPTASK?
    • OPERATIONAL TASKING
    • a instruction on how a unit will comply with a  warefare area or a mission.
  12. WHAT IS AN OPORD?
    • OPERATIONAL ORDER
    • sent by a numbered fleet or higher and will give a overall outline on how that fleet will operate.
  13. WHAT IS AN OPGEN?
    • OPERATIONAL GENERAL
    • normal routine message traffic.
  14. WHAT IS DIM?
    • DAILY INTENTIONS MESSAGE
    • tells everybody what your unit plans on doing for the day.

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Swo Definitions
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2012-08-07 01:25:31
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