tactical air operation


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tactical air operation

An air operation involving the employment of air power in coordination with ground or naval forces to:a. gain and maintain air superiority;b. prevent movement of enemy forces into and within the objective area and to seek out and destroy these forces and their supporting installations;c. join with ground or naval forces in operations within the objective area, in order to assist directly in attainment of their immediate objective.
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The Radar Scan Converter Board (RSCB) was developed for the US Marine Corp's Tactical Air Operation Module, the AN/TYQ-23.
The PAF described these as front runners for internal security operations and tactical air operations.
According to a US Air Force Website, TLP was formed in 1978 by Nato's Central Region air forces to advance their tactical capabilities and produce tactics, techniques and procedures that improve multinational tactical air operations.
As per the deal, Northrop will be responsible to offer lifecycle support of the AN/TYQ-23(V)4 Tactical Air Operations Module and subsystems.
3m firm-fixed-price contract, Northrop Grumman will provide life cycle support of the AN/TYQ-23(V)4 Tactical Air Operations Module (TAOM) and related subsystems.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 10, 2014-Northrop Grumman contract supports US Marine Corps facility for tactical air operations
The Air Force gave a technical explanation, saying the deployment was meant "to strengthen military relationship, promote sovereign and regional security, improve combined tactical air operations and enhance interoperability of forces.
This is a very normal deployment to strengthen military relationships, promote sovereign and regional security, improve combined tactical air operations and enhance interoperability of forces," ABC News quoted Air Force spokesperson Lt.
It was especially useful in Afghanistan, where the absolute paucity of a pre-existing air traffic control system suitable for tactical air operations made coordinating aerial attacks, defenses and logistics very challenging.
to perform post-deployment software support and system software support facility (SSSF) support and sustainment of the AN/TYQ-23, Tactical Air Operations Module.
Roving Sands is a Joint Forces Command-sponsored exercise focused on theater air and missile defense and Joint Tactical Air Operations.
See the AAF Evaluation Board Report "The Effectiveness of Third Phase Tactical Air Operations in the European Theater.

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