M4 Carbine Training Under COVID-19 Prevention
March 24, 2020
March 19, 2020 - A U.S. Army Paratrooper assigned to 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, takes aim with a M4 carbine using an Engagement Skills Trainer (EST) under COVID-19 prevention condition at Caserma Ederle in Vicenza, Italy. The EST provides Soldiers with the opportunity to increase their marksmanship proficiency on a wide array of dismounted and crew served weapons systems with virtual fire scenarios and pop-up targets.
The 173rd Airborne Brigade is the U.S. Army Contingency Response Force in Europe, capable of projecting ready forces anywhere in the U.S. European, Africa or Central Commands' areas of responsibility.
Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photos by Davide Dalla Massara