8) There is a clear delineation of control regarding intra and intertheater airlift
between USTRANSCOM's air C2 arm, the 618th AOC, or TACC and the theater AMDs.
Transportation Command CCDR, as an FCC, has COCOM over intertheater airlift
The need for reliable, flexible intertheater airlift
cannot be overstated.
Though addressed in Air Force doctrine, rarely has transfer of command of intertheater airlift
assets been passed to supported commanders.
This initiative has provided our Mobility Air Forces with five additional aircraft to provide intertheater airlift
support to our troops around the world," he emphasized.
Could non-STOL derivatives of one or both of the AMST prototype designs be developed to meet the following intertheater airlift
By the late 1970s, airlift requirements had shifted to a need for more intertheater airlift
, so the Air Force initiated the C-X program.
This article will focus on maintenance recovery of intertheater airlift
MATS, augmented by TAC [Tactical Air Command], provides intertheater airlift
for all the Defense Department, and as such, this type of mission lends itself to centralized control from the continental United States and provides the basis for consolidation of strategic airlift resources.
Likewise, the commander of Air Mobility Command exercises centralized control of intertheater airlift
operations, and the commander of Fourteenth Air Force does the same for Air Force space operations.
is those aircraft used for supply and transportation.
This support involves coordination of strategic intertheater airlifts
, tactical LC-130 field support, aeromedical evacuation support, search and rescue response, sealifts, seaport access bulk fuel supply, port cargo handling, and transportation requirements.