The MC02 inserted four Stryker Infantry Combat Vehicles (ICVs) from Fort Lewis into Bicycle Lake Airfield at Fort Irwin, Calif., on C-130s.
During MC02, A/5-20 IN was capable of off loading its vehicles in approximately three minutes and having them combat loaded in 15 minutes.
During MC02, the opposing force (OPFOR) destroyed the majority of A/5-20 IN.
The MC02 Log COP was developed using the Joint Logistics Transformation Center's Log COP vision as a guide and the Share Point Portal Server (SPPS) from the Experimental Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (XC4I) System as the software application.
During MC02, the designated "knowledge manager" provided the basic SPPS pages to the primary participants from the combatant command, the JTF, and service or functional components.
The MC02 Log COP provided users access to current relevant logistics data, information, and tools.
Van Riper sidelined himself in a huff, and wrote a critical after-action report on MC02 to the Pentagon.
The Pentagon responded that MC02 wasn't a game at all, but an experiment intended to test key concepts.
While many of the staff from PEO C3T were involved in MC02, a Tiger Team was assembled to outline a plan for achieving interoperability for the possibility of a real war during a week of collaboration so intense, Mr.
To solve the problem of information exchange between GCCS-A and MCS-L, lessons learned from MC02 proved key.
Kernan, commander of the US Joint Forces Command, which organized and operated MC02
, said the exercise showed the importance of a Standing Joint Force Headquarters to coordinate the efforts of all the armed services during wartime.