Patriot System Briefing in Tallinn Estonia


Cpt. Thomas Harris, commander, Charlie Battery, 5th Battalion, 7th Air Defense Artillery, and his team gave a Patriot System briefing to members of the Estonian Defense Forces at the Support Command Center, Tallinn, Estonia Feb. 23.

Minister of Defense, Jüri Luik, Chief of Defense Gen. Riho Terras, U.S. Ambassador to Estonia, James D. Melville Jr. were among those attended.

The briefing consisted of basic capabilities and basic knowledge about the Patriot weapon system and how it fits into a layered ballistic missile defense.

After the brief, participants looked at the Patriot System and a media event was held afterwards.

The Patriot battery was invited to Estonia to participate and celebrate Estonia’s 100th year anniversary.



Video by Sgt. 1st Class Jason Epperson 

10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command