Accession Number:

AD1083722

Title:

Dense Urban Environments: What Does the Operational Environment Look Like

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,25 Jun 2018,23 May 2019

Corporate Author:

US Army Command and General Staff College Fort Leavenworth

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-05-23

Pagination or Media Count:

74.0

Abstract:

Division and Corps level organizations will face challenges in future urban environments that are similar to urban operations of the past. The migration of world populations into urban areas increase to government requirements to provide infrastructure and plan the growth of cities for increased populations. The interconnected nature and size of dense urban areas DUA will compound the complexity of the urban environment while competing with an adversary. During Large Scale Combat Operations LSCO, Divisions and Corps should consider new models and frameworks to support major combat operations and the transition to stability operations that will reduce the impact on the functioning of a Dense Urban Environment DUE or Megacity.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE