air expeditionary force


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air expeditionary force

Deployed US Air Force wings, groups, and squadrons committed to a joint operation. Also called AEF. See also air and space expeditionary task force.
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Cohen discussed ways in which Al Udeid could be used in a future crisis situation for air expeditionary forces.
The MARK IVB System supplies data to all Coalition Operation's Centers, every Air Expeditionary Force, every Air Expeditionary Wing, all Army Battalions Forward, all Navy Task Forces, all Marine Companies Forward, and every Marine Expeditionary Force.
My belief is that every Airman should be ready the minute they graduate for the air expeditionary force that is today's Air Force," he said.
The design of the air expeditionary force rotation is a phenomenal force management that has allowed us to be in this long war for a long period of time, and yet we mostly do all of our work with volunteers.
The 99 RS is tasked to support both an Air Expeditionary Force and Global Military Force Posture deployment schedule.
The unit also deployed numerous unit members to the Southwest Asia Area of Responsibility to meet its Air Expeditionary Force requirements.
Duresky, commander of the Air Force Air Expeditionary Force Battlelab, in Mountain Home, Idaho.
military commander in the region to deploy an air expeditionary force of about 30 additional fighters and B-1 bombers if necessary, said Pentagon spokesman Ken Bacon.
In September 2002, the Air Expeditionary Force Battlelab (AEFB) contracted with EDO to supply the PAR rack and support all levels of ground and flight testing required to demonstrate this technology.
The Air Force's redesigned air expeditionary force construct will modify how Reservists mobilize for contingencies and support combatant commanders.
Raytheon recognizes that the Smart TER is imperative for the Air Expeditionary Force and has the experience to deliver this breakthrough technology quickly and cost-effectively," said John Balaguer, RTSC vice president and general manager of RTSC's Indianapolis-based business unit.
Ensures the quality of Air Force analysis in defense reviews, force structure and resource allocation processes and air expeditionary force capability enhancement.