The purpose of this field manual (FM) is to familiarize personnel with ADA operations and weapon systems. This FM will be useful to personnel serving in the following types of positions:
Readers are reminded that weapons systems and operations are continually changing. Publications such as technical manuals, tables of organization and equipment, field manuals, and Mission Training Plans (MTP) provide more detailed information on specific subjects. Many of these sources are referred to in appropriate sections of this field manual.
We encourage users to submit comments or recommended changes to improve this publication. Prepare comments on DA Form 2028. Key each comment to page and line of text, and explain reason for change. Forward to Commandant, USAADASCH, ATTN: ATSA-DOT-D, Fort Bliss, Texas 79916-3802.
Unless this publication states otherwise, masculine nouns and pronouns do not refer exclusively of men.