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Army provides HIMARS support during Red Flag-Alaska 19-1
U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to Alpha Battery, 3rd Battalion, 27th Field Artillery Regiment (HIMARS), 18th Field Artillery Regiment, Fort Bragg, N.C., fire a M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System at Fort Greely, Alaska, Oct. 19, 2018, during Red Flag-Alaska 19-1. Their unit was tasked to provide long-range artillery support during RF-A, allowing the unit to showcase its capabilities and develop relationships with other services. Some capabilities of the M142 HIMARS include long-range lethality, the ability to be loaded unto an aircraft and flown anywhere location in the world, and extreme range precision to reduce collateral damage.