Video: Paladin Direct Fire
Video by Katie Cain
Soldiers of the 4-27 Field Artillery Battalion are practicing real world tactics as part of a Network Integration Evaluation at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. During the evaluation the Soldiers test their skills with the Paladin, a self-propelled artillery piece. The crew uses direct fire for self defense, normally when the enemy is withing a half mile. Includes sound bites from Pfc. James Fillmore from Morrisville, Mo. and 2nd Lt/ Chance Panter from Marietta, Ga. Available in high definition. Produced by Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller.