SecArmy commends REF on innovative solutions
By Spc. John G. Martinez
January 15, 2013 1 / 1 Sgt. 1st Class Gary Wilson, REF Current Operations Officer, briefs Secretary of the Army John McHugh on the capabilities of the Man Portable Line Charge. The MPLC is a lightweight; man-portable, rocket launched explosive line charge system designed to assist small tactical units in creating a footpath in urban and complex, mined or trip-wired environments; in covered or concealed.
(Army Photo by Spc. John G. Martinez) VIEW ORIGINAL
The U.S. Army Rapid Equipping Force, or REF, provides quick solutions to the
urgent needs of Soldiers who are deployed around the world. The Secretary of
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