evasion plan of action


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evasion plan of action

A course of action, developed before executing a combat mission, that is intended to improve a potential evader's chances of successful evasion and recovery by providing recovery forces with an additional source of information that can increase the predictability of the evader's actions and movement. Also called EPA. See also course of action; evader; evasion; evasion and recovery; recovery force.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Military efforts begin with education and training such as SERE Level C training, the use of isolated Soldier guidance (ISG) and an evasion plan of action (EPA), as well as the fielding of PR equipment such as the Combat Survivor Evader Locator (CSEL) radio and evasion charts (EVCs).
You begin moving out per the evasion plan of action (EPA).