WTI 1-16 Assault Support Tactics


U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion’s assigned to Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One (MAWTS-1) externally lift M777 howitzer’s in support of Assault Support Tactics 1, and U.S. Marines with C Battery, 1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division set up and fire M777 howitzer’s during Weapons and Tactics Instructor Course (WTI) 1-16 at Fire Base Burt, Chocolate Mountain Aerial Gunnery Range, Calif., Oct. 12, 2015. WTI is a seven week event hosted by MAWTS-1 cadre. MAWTS-1 provides standardized tactical training and certification of unit instructor qualifications to support Marine aviation training and readiness and assists in developing and employing aviation weapons and tactics. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Daniel D. Kujanpaa/Released)