Handover line - definition of handover line by The Free Dictionary
A control feature, preferably following easily defined terrain features, at which responsibility for the conduct of combat operations is passed from one force to another.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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* Re-looking the traditional view of the intelligence handover line
RHO is usually associated with a designated reconnaissance handover coordination point, or a PL designated as a reconnaissance handover line
These include setting the theater, establishing intelligence handover lines
, and developing target knowledge.