On the 35th day of 45-142 activity was reported in on an monitored inhabited planet. To verify the information one platoon of the 7th Recon Unit was mobilized. They confirmed hostile activity and even got caught in a firefight. In order to rescue the out-number unit the 27th airborn is deployed and an invasion force is rallied to intervene if necessary. HQ expected huge enemy resistance within the area of operation and authorized the use of T7 tanks.
After the initial strikes an LZ has been created using heavy ordinates and infantry units had been deployed by low altitude aircrafts and via drop. Due to the inital strikes the air defnse was overwehlmed and crushed in an area that allowed the T-7 to be deployed dangerously close to the front lines. CAS is still on-going in order to suppress hostile activity and allow quick advances. In addition to that the frontal aviation is hunting down hostile close the the LZ. A ß-Squad* is currently trying to get a hold of the area.
*Squad size: 11 soldiers, consisting out of an α-Squad (5+squad leader) and ß-Squad (5)
The Squad with the leader is always the α-Squad.