Navy-unique fleet essential aircraft


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Navy-unique fleet essential aircraft

Combatant commander-controlled airlift assets deemed essential for providing air transportation in support of navaloperations' transportation requirements. This capability is intended to provide a balance and supplement to other airliftassets to ensure the Navy's ability to respond to emergency and wartime requirements. Also called NUFEA.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.