The USCA is prepping the First Cav for departure. The Federal Republic of Hellas Planitia, a colony in Free Association with the United States, has come under attack by forces of the Mars Liberation Army, and the US and UK are about to launch Operation Turbo to help them defend the Hellas settlements.
L to R: FRHP Defense Force tank; EU “Earthlight Division” Super Panzer IV; USCA M75A2 Westmoreland MBT; JGSDF Type 209 Tank Destroyer.
The EU is conducting parallel operations with the Russian Confederation under the code Operation Caged Saint, and the JGSDF is working with China and Australia under the code name Operation Weather. Still, with the distance from Earth, the MLA has a definite advantage, at least in the early going.