This class will define direction, cover how to determine magnetic and grid azimuths, and ensure the student can utilize both azimuths when in the tree line and on the map.
A Marine Officer must know how and under what circumstances to utilize grid and magnetic azimuths in order to navigate to an objective, call for fire, execute a casualty evacuation (CASEVAC), etc.
In This Lesson
We will discuss the different types of north (true, magnetic, and grid), how to find and convert azimuths, and how to determine annual magnetic changes.
This lesson covers the following topics:
|Annual Magnetic Changes||6|
|Review Questions Answers||24|
|Glossary of Terms and Acronyms||30|