augmentation force


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augmentation force

Any force designated by a nation to strengthen its national forces. See also reinforcing force.
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These squadrons represented a decisive evolution in AFRC intelligence support by providing a ready and trained augmentation force capable of processing, analyzing and fusing full-motion video derived from Air Force ISR platforms with other all-source intelligence data and then disseminating this critical intelligence to the war fighter in "real time.
Enriquez said the jail only has 117 security staff, 52 of who belong to an augmentation force from the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) and the PNP.
Created a Maritime Ship Security Augmentation Force for the Fifth Fleet, which is headquartered in Bahrain.
Padillo, he said, was part of the responding team assigned in Panglao as part of the augmentation force for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) meeting.
The city also received a 32-man augmentation force from the Armed Forces of the Philippines.
In the '90s, we became, in essence, a peacetime augmentation force as we were called upon more and more to support a smaller active-duty Air Force.
The PNP chief said that he has ordered the deployment of an augmentation force for the Ozamiz City police station 'to maintain peace and order in Ozamiz City.
In essence, we became a peacetime augmentation force.
The size of the QRF is based on the same factors as the augmentation force.
The augmentation force will be made up of arresting officers, intelligence personnel and Special Weapons and Tactics teams as well as medical units and members of the Bureaus of Fire Protection and Jail Management and Penology.
In the IBCT, the Military Police are recognized as an augmentation force with the size of that force being determined by the mission.
The augmentation force has been deployed to Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) and the airports at Clark, Davao province, Kalibo and Mactan, with 150 assigned to Naia and 20 to the four provincial gateways.