base defense

base defense

The local military measures, both normal and emergency, required to nullify or reduce the effectiveness of enemy attacks on, or sabotage of, a base, to ensure that the maximum capacity of its facilities is available to US forces.
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Contract notice: base defense cherbourg (departments 14 and 50) - maintenance and operation of a network hta / bt, its relief and central stations mv / lv
The proposal for the program will be included February 12 as part of a FY19 base defense budget plan of approximately $597B, the report says.
The 820th Base Defense Group is the Air Force's sole unit organized, trained and equipped to conduct integrated base defense in high-threat areas.
The causal factors permitting this attack to happen included a convoluted force protection task organization, lack of unit integration, and failure to identify a single tactical-level commander with the responsibility for base defense, all of which contributed to and were exacerbated by failures in risk management.
The deal raises base defense spending to $548 billion in fiscal year 2016 and $551 billion in fiscal year 2017.
Upon arriving at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Apache in Zabul Province, I was confronted with the daunting problem of having to manage and coordinate base defense operations with four nationalities, two of which had their own advisor teams, as well as the full gamut of Afghan Nation Security Force (ANSF) units including Afghan National Army (ANA), Afghan National Police (ANP), and the Afghan Public Protection Forces (APPF).
Under the nearly three-year base Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) contract, Raytheon will provide training, maintenance and repair, as well as equipment.
Working diligently with Army ordnance personnel, he expeditiously drafted a CAPA site plan that allowed them to continue critical base defense and CAS missions for ground troops in Northern Iraq.
Today's Air Force strategy for defending air bases is known as integrated defense (ID) (formerly known as air base defense or air base ground defense).
Tammi Johnson, base defense practices at Kirkuk Regional Air Base, Iraq, in January.
In addition to providing support to the brigade headquarters, the 15th BTB performed two additional missions during the deployment to Iraq: base defense at Camp Taji and ISF assistance.
Acurrent phenomenon sweeping the gridiron is the same Stack 3-3 (or 5) defense with which Hank Stram of the Kansas City Chiefs devastated two leagues back in the '60s and '70s (AFL and NFL) and is currently being used by many colleges as a base defense or change-up on third-down play.

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