Exercise Predators Run: Australian Army Combined Arms Exercise


12/26/2015: Units of the 1st Brigade conducted combined arms attacks with support from the Royal Australian Air Force during Exercise Predators Run, at the Cultana Training Area in South Australia on Tuesday, 20 October 2015.

Infantry dismounts were coordinated with firepower from M1A1 Abrams Main Battle Tanks, M113 Armoured Personnel Carriers, artillery and mortar support, and Royal Australian Air Force FA-18 Hornets in order to enhance Australian Defence Force members’ warfighting skills within a combined arms environment.

Exercise Predators Run is part of the 1st Brigade’s “Predator” series of exercises, designed to prepare soldiers for operations as the Brigade moves towards the force generation cycle “Ready” phase in 2016.

 Credit Australian Ministry of Defence:11/6/15