Chapter Events

Events must meet the following criteria
  • Sponsored or co-sponsored by the AUSA Chapter
  • Open to the general membership and/or the public
  • Start Date at least 14 days from day of submission

AUSA Day at Joint Forces Training Base 

Date(s): 4/24/2014 11:00 AM  - 4/24/2014 4:00 PM 
Speaker(s): Tom Lasser and the Base Commander 
Sponsor: Greater Los Angeles Chapter 
City/State: Los Alamitos, CA 
Location: Joint Forces Training Base 
Contact: Tom Lasser 
Phone: 310.562-1121 
Email: lassertom@aol.com 
Event Type: Family Event 
Description
A bus tour of the JFTB starting by visiting Los Alamitos Army Airfield and to see helicopters, aviation operations and meet soldiers.

Everyone will get an opportunity to fire a variety of Army small arms weapons at the indoor electronic engagement skill trainer.   Participants will also drive HMMVV's at the vehicle convoy trainer which simulates actual combat convoy driving.   Both simulators are actual training devices used to prepare Soldiers for combat operations.

The final stop will be at the JFTB Veterans Service Center where you will be briefed on how local veterans from the region and their families are being helped each month at this important support center.  The tour should end around 3:30 PM