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Missing the Obvious & the Invisible Gorilla

By | August 20, 2019

[August 20, 2019]  We were told to be on the lookout for the Soviet-built ZSU-23-4 Shilka anti-aircraft gun.  In previous training exercises, the imitation ZSU had shot down several U.S. attack helicopters.  We were missing the obvious battlefield threat of armored infantry and paid a heavy price in another scenario at the Fort Irwin simulated battlefield. In 1999… Read More »