• Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

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    Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

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    Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • Staff Sgt. Natalie Taylor prepares Basic Combat Training Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment to engage with the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

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    Staff Sgt. Natalie Taylor prepares Basic Combat Training Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment to engage with the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

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    Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

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    Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment train marksmanship using the Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • The Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 allows new Soldiers to get acquainted with weapons on a simulated firing range, providing realistic marksmanship and combat scenario training for common small arms and crew-served weapons in the Army inventory.

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    The Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 allows new Soldiers to get acquainted with weapons on a simulated firing range, providing realistic marksmanship and combat scenario training for common small arms and crew-served weapons in the Army inventory.

  • The Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 allows new Soldiers to get acquainted with weapons on a simulated firing range, providing realistic marksmanship and combat scenario training for common small arms and crew-served weapons in the Army inventory.

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    The Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 allows new Soldiers to get acquainted with weapons on a simulated firing range, providing realistic marksmanship and combat scenario training for common small arms and crew-served weapons in the Army inventory.

FORT JACKSON ,S.C. (March 27, 2014) -- The Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 allows new Soldiers to get acquainted with weapons on a simulated firing range, providing realistic marksmanship and combat scenario training for common small arms and crew-served weapons in the Army inventory.

The EST 2000 is a laser-based, indoor, multipurpose arms trainer for 11 individual and crew served weapons, including pistols, rifles, shotguns, machine guns, antitank weaponry and grenade launchers.

The system displays targets, terrain and weapons effects in a real time presentation on a screen 26 feet from the firer. The firing Soldier experiences an approximation to the actual weapon's sound, weight and recoil.

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