common operational picture


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common operational picture

A single identical display of relevant information shared by more than one command. A common operational picture facilitates collaborative planning and assists all echelons to achieve situational awareness. Also called COP.
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The SFAB GEOINT advisor recommended that Google Earth become the main tool for the Corps ANA's common operational picture. The ANA should also distribute Google Earth to the brigades and kandaks.
In its ultimate form, it is delivered as a Common Operational Picture (COP); but this multi-layered, geo-located view has hardly become a reality in higher headquarters, challenged by a refined description of the operational environment, defined as the Recognised Environmental Picture.
This is accomplished through the use of a variety of tools such as the Logistics Common Operational Picture (LOGCOP), operational reports from CTF 70,73,74, and 76, monitoring fleet message traffic, and maintaining an active dialogue with commands on supply support, port visit and refueling requirements.
There is later discussion, in this article, as it relates to developing a common operational picture (COP).
FMS Fleet Central is also integrated with the DRO FlyteComm Frontsight(TM) service which provides the Agency's air and ground common operational picture. "We are pleased with the results of the integration between FlyteComm Frontsight and the FMS real-time fleet data," stated Maurice Bailey, president and CEO for FlyteComm.
borders with a chain of radars, cameras and heat and motion detectors, allowing border patrol agents working from a common operational picture to make targeted responses to incursions.
It facilitates collaboration and provide a common operational picture to help manage and monitor incident response.
The MW ensemble provides the crewman connectivity while on the platform with communications to dismounted soldiers equipped with Land Warrior, the ability to see the FBCB2 Common Operational Picture, and location of dismounted LW-equipped soldiers on a helmet-mounted display.
The DTRA Operations Center's 24/7 collaborative environment supports the SCC-WMD and facilitates tracking of WMD operations by depicting these events globally through a common operational picture, which went online at the classified level in the spring of 2007.
The two sides will also develop a bilateral common operational picture (COP).
"The NBCRV will allow commanders to shape the battlefield by developing and providing NBC situational awareness," said Giese, "and contributing to the common operational picture, specific to NBC contamination."
Data transfer with other components of the Modular Force will permit constant update of the common operational picture and rapid identification of targets.
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