| 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta
|Appears in||Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2|
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
|Type||Special Operations/Counter-Terrorism Unit|
|Active||November 21st, 1977 - present|
- "We can guarantee you a medal, a body bag, or both."
- — Delta
The 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta, also known as Delta Force or Delta, is the U.S. Army's elite counter-terrorism/special operations unit. Delta Force appears in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. In the game, the player assumes the role of Derek "Frost" Westbrook, a Delta operator, while fighting through the streets of New York, France and Germany. They are also one of the multiplayer factions with Overlord being their announcer.
Notable Delta operatorsEdit
- Derek "Frost" Westbrook
- Sandman (K.I.A.)
- Truck (K.I.A.)
- Grinch (K.I.A.)
- Granite Leader (K.I.A.)
- McCoy (K.I.A)
Light Machine GunsEdit
- M320 (Mounted on SCAR-L and ACR)
- M320 GLM (Seen on Toxic Paradise Special Ops mission Tier 2, wielded by Metal 0-4)
- UH-60 Blackhawk
- M1A2 Abrams
- MH-6 Little Bird
- AH-64 Apache
- MQ-1 Predator
- V-22 Osprey
- CH-46 Sea Knight
- Diver Propulsion Vehicles
- "Delta Team, you are cleared to engage."
- — Delta Force Spawn.
- "I'm reloading cover me!"
- — Delta Force soldiers reloading their guns.
- "Planting C4."
- — Delta Force planting a C4.
- "Planting Claymore."
- — Delta Force planting a Claymore.
- — Delta Force shouting for incoming RPG.
- — Delta Force shouting for incoming Grenade.
- — Delta Force shouting for incoming Semtex.
- It appears that multiple Delta Force Units were deployed elsewhere in the world during The Battle of New York, as seen in the intro to Black Tuesday. C Squadron was deployed to Libya and Desert One was deployed to Iraq.
- Military author and retired Delta Force Major Dalton Fury was one of the consultants for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
- In multiplayer they always face the Spetsnaz, excluding Black Box and Oasis, where they face the Inner Circle.
- It was seen in several screenshots prior to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's release that the Delta Force used the emblem of the U.S. Navy SEALs from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 as a placeholder.
- Their multiplayer announcer is Overlord.
- All of their missions involve riding a helicopter.
- Some Delta Force teams that appear in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 appear to be named after earthly substances, e.g. Granite and Onyx Team.
- Their spawn and defeat theme can be heard in "Goalpost", while the victory theme can be heard in "Black Tuesday".
- The watches worn by Delta Force members say "Rabbit Time".
- All Delta Force operators in MW3 have patches that read "O-POS" seemingly indicating every character has O Positive Blood.
- In multiplayer, even if the player's character is African-American, he will still have Caucasian arms in first-person.
- In the Discovery Channel series "Secrets of...", their commercial re-uses the Delta Force logo from Modern Warfare 3, along with other logos of special forces units.
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