As shown in Figure 21, the major weapon systems of the
battalion include the following:
18 Medium Antitank Weapons (MAWs).
Aviation Brigade (DIV).
The aviation brigade (AVN BDE) takes on a
tremendous amount of importance in terms of what it provides the division.
This is due to the strict nature of combat, combat support, and combat
The combat aviation brigade (DIV) combines under one command.
To conduct air mobile and logistic operations.
Destruction of enemy forces.
Figure 22 depicts the
A headquarters and headquarters company (HHC).
A divisional cavalry squadron.
An attack helicopter battalion.
Two assault helicopter companies.