tactical level of war

tactical level of war

The level of war at which battles and engagements are planned and executed to accomplish military objectives assigned to tactical units or task forces. Activities at this level focus on the ordered arrangement and maneuver of combat elements in relation to each other and to the enemy to achieve combat objectives. See also operational level of war; strategic level of war.
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At the tactical level of war, WTI outcomes help to predict, prevent, detect, neutralize, and mitigate IED attacks.
Smith's measure as a combat commander is found in his fundamental grasp of the implications of the factors of space, time, and force--he commanded at the tactical level of war but thought at the operational level.
Currently, no other organization exists to rapidly capture multi-service lessons learned and best practices in order to provide interoperability solutions in the three dimensional battlespace at the tactical level of war.
The chief of staff of the Air Force has asked us to look at a thing called joint warfighting space, which is a unique way of looking at what can we tailor at the tactical level of war for the theater commanders to augment what they don't have from, say, a national system.
We've talked about joint warfighting space, and Lance Lord and Brian Arnold and those of our space heroes are out there right now trying to figure out how we can take space and bring it in a focused way to the operational and tactical level of war.
UAs function primarily at the tactical level of war and are concerned with planning and fighting engagements and battles.
1) Currently, the Air Force is navigating this spectrum of control with the idea of moving authorities for certain C2 tasks down to the tactical level of war.
While Storr's stated focus is the tactical level of war, the discussions of what makes for good theory are applicable at any level of war.
The tactical level of war is defined as, "The level of war at which battles and engagements are planned and executed to accomplish military objectives assigned to tactical units or task forces.
The discussion encompasses topics essentially in three parts, from the strategic-operational level down to the tactical level of war.
They will be networked properly with National Security Space systems and we will continue to leverage our space capabilities and our command of the high ground to the advantage of the joint force commander at the operational and tactical level of war.
Increases in OPTEMPO have the most substantial impact at the tactical level of war.

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