Some thread necromancy in light of further lessons learned in Ukraine and the Armenian/Azerbijhan conflict.
The original discussion revolved around the proper use of LAV's in an environment that has a proliferation of ATGM. Essentially using them as direct fire support for an infantry advance...
Lol, like the army didn't invent this sort of thing. Jump wings, pathfinder, special operations qualification.
BWK is a qualification that anyone in the CAF could get if they were allowed the opportunity, though it is required by NWOs as part of their career progression their OFP is based on...
Huh. I guess I have to add another 5 min for transferring random bling between my 3B shirts. It will be a wonder if they hold out with all the holes that are going to go into them.
@FSTO seeing the new image up close I agree that the "waves" could have been done better. Not super happy about...
Is that ticketed or passing your Board? Because I have my ticket as a PRes on a MCDV. I never did the NOPQ board because we didn't do that as PRes.
Also here is your image you posted earlier that has a much better view of the badge.
Are there different colours? I'm assuming there are. What qualification levels do they represent? And when do I get my cool bling to represent that I'm CSE. And since I used to be MARS do I get one retroactively? Because I want a nipple pocket moustache as well.
What I will say about the pin is why TF do we have to slap a friggin maple leaf on every single god damned badge/patch etc...
Have enough confidence in ourselves to stop labeling everything as Canadian. I know its a great brand that leaf, but it's a terrible reflex.
I would agree with that.
I use the term light tank to distinguish from an MBT.
I mean it sounds cool but again, whats the capability it provides that another system can't do as well? And if you have an MBT would you not use that instead of a light tank, and/or put your resources into MBT instead?