air defense commander


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air defense commander

A duly appointed commander responsible for the air defense of a designated area.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Consequently, the commander of a CRC, serving as regional air defense commander or a subordinate sector air defense commander or senior director on board an E-3G AWACS is responsible for the management and employment of the air assets under his or her control.
Division chiefs are colonels and the experience of a brigade level air defense commander would be an asset to the RSADF.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / Air Defense Commander Lt.
And my role is the Area Air Defense Commander (AADC).
Last November a senior Iranian air defense commander announced that the country planned to equip its air defense units with a state-of-the-art electronic warfare technology to be used for deflecting an enemy's guided missiles.
The comment by Israel's air defense commander that Israel's Arrow II anti-missile missile system successfully tested last week against a Scud would not be effective against an Iranian multiple warhead Shehab 3 was taken with a pinch of salt by the ayatollahs who live in suspicion of trickery.
Pressing ahead with deployment of its Area Air Defense Commander (AADC) Capability system, the Navy is working on an advanced battle-space management package designed for both forward-deployed operations and homeland defense.
Brigadier General Hajizadeh, during his today meeting with Iraqi Air Defense Commander Lt.
I would ask my ground force, air defense commander to assess what capability he or she has that measures up to the capabilities the F/A-22 will bring to the fight, and again I'll get the Air Staff salute.
Navy's Area Air Defense Commander (AADC) system, already fielded onboard naval vessels.

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