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battlespace

n
(Military)
a. the area of air, sea, and land that is directly involved in war, often taken to include any technological, environmental, infrastructural, or temporal factors which may be relevant to the success of a mission
b. (as modifier): battlespace awareness.

battlespace

The environment, factors, and conditions that must be understood to successfully apply combat power, protect the force, or complete the mission. This includes the air, land, sea, space, and the included enemy and friendly forces; facilities; weather; terrain; the electromagnetic spectrum; and the information environment within the operational areas and areas of interest. See also electromagnetic spectrum; information environment; joint intelligence preparation of the battlespace.
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The enhanced communications capabilities will allow fourth generation jets to receive more detailed information to improve situational awareness across the battlespace.
A Tactical Ethic: Moral Conduct in the Insurgent Battlespace
Our primary focus has been the development of the Virtual Battlespace series, which delivers flexible, high-fidelity, virtual environments for multi-participant training across a wide range of critical areas.
To achieve this warfighting advantage, the Navy requires decision superiority, enabled by (1) Assured Command and Control (C2); (2) Enhanced Battlespace Awareness; and (3) Integrated Fires, all of which multiply combat options and increase the operational effectiveness of Navy and joint commanders.
A2/AD attempts to deny freedom of strategic mobility as well as the ability to hold any target at risk, anywhere and anytime within the denied battlespace.
The brigade also stood up a battalion headquarters and made the operations position directly responsible for all battlespace coordination, external support requests, contingency operations plan (CONOP) development, and tracking for Regional Command East.
A tactical ethic; moral conduct in the insurgent battlespace.
Summary: Paris, June 15, 2010, SPA -- Top arms groups are on high alert to counter cyber spies from stealing their own secrets at a major arms bazaar outside Paris, even as they market new ways to clients on how to repel hackers in the digital battlespace, according to Reurters.
Digitising command and control; a human factors and ergonomics analysis of mission planning and battlespace management.
However, if a sustainment command intelligence section can develop tools that focus only on the trafficked main supply routes (MSRs) and alternate supply routes (ASRs) and depend on the battlespace owners' intelligence sections for area analysis, it can not only meet its own unique requirements but also afford to function as a regional route analysis provider for all patrols and convoys passing through its linear-route battlespace.
Although we do expect to see some pressure on defence budgets, Cobham is well-placed to benefit from an increased focus on battlespace IT and communications," a spokesman said.
Shaping the battlespace is a catchphrase that many use but few truly understand.

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