Prioritizing cargo movement within the intratheater
strategic pipeline will determine whether or not the warfighter receives major end items.
JP 3-17, Air Mobility Operations, recommends treating the rapid global mobility mission as a global enterprise: "Although it is not necessary for a single global organization to centrally control all air mobility forces, all commanders should envision air mobility as a global system capable of simultaneously performing intertheater and intratheater
missions." (8) There is a clear delineation of control regarding intra and intertheater airlift between USTRANSCOM's air C2 arm, the 618th AOC, or TACC and the theater AMDs.
Their vision includes the ability to conduct inter-, as well as intratheater
airlift and to also conduct tactical rotary wing operations.
The importance of these two questions is obvious given the integral role of inter- and intratheater
air mobility in most Army warfighting concepts.
European Command AORs, and robust global and intratheater
which will be made up of 250 Marines equipped with a Joint High Speed Vessel catamaran and four CH-53E Super Stallion heavy-duty helicopters." The Honduran paper explained that the unit will be land-based but "is expected to use the catamaran intensively for intratheater
He leverages theater logistics enablers to locate supplies both locally and theater-wide through DLA and utilizing the existing SPMAGTF-CR-AF supply infrastructure vice requesting material from CONUS, significantly reducing wait times and improving intratheater
airlift operations were instituted and tested in real time.
C-130s, C-12s, and the New Zealand C-748 Andovers flew, in that same period, 939 intratheater
The Air Force announced it will retain additional airlift aircraft through fiscal 2014 in response to a congressional mandate to retain an inventory of 358 intratheater
Emergency and mission-critical, time-sensitive (MCTS) intratheater
logistical resupply are missions which fit these characteristics of being advantageous to persistent, efficient, modular systems integrated into a pervasive battle space.
* in the mobility air forces: 223 C-17 and 52 C-5M strategic airlifters, 318 C-130H and J intratheater
airlifters, and 394 KC-135 and 59 KC-10 tankers as a bridge to the new KC-46A fleet;