joint logistics


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joint logistics

The art and science of planning and carrying out, by a joint force commander and staff, logistic operations to support the protection, movement, maneuver, firepower, and sustainmentof operating forces of two or more Military Departments of the same nation. See also logistics.
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Additionally, it provides guidance for joint logistics, describes core logistics functions essential to success, and offers a framework for combatant commanders and subordinate commanders to integrate capabilities from national, multinational, Services, and combat support agencies to provide forces properly equipped and trained, when and where required.
I gained a great appreciation for the importance and the strength of the Joint logistics support network, and how important it is for us, as Supply Corps officers, to gain that skill set, and the experiences of Navy and Joint logistics.
Getting force projection and battlefield sustainment right is critical to successful joint logistics.
His work in creating a shared vision among the services on the creation of Joint Publication 4-0 resulted in a compelling image of what joint logistics should be in the future.
The Joint Logistics White Paper (draft version 0.6, June 2009) describes a concept for providing logistics support to a future joint operating force in the 2016-2028 timeframe.
Two appendices have been added to the publication: one covers joint logistics roles and responsibilities, and the other covers supply commodity executive agents.
This article highlights a set of joint logistics imperatives and enablers that facilitate the integration of joint operational-level logistics management.
A joint logistics management company set up in China by Toyota Motor Corp.
In "Baffled by DAFL: Directive Authority History for Logistics" the author explores this topic first by addressing the various sources of guidance--doctrinal, directive, Joint, and Service--that stipulate how Joint logistics is to be conducted.
Establishment of United Nations' Joint Logistics Centre.
The two experts will reportedly work in Indonesia for the United Nations Joint Logistics Centre to coordinate help for the Aceh province.
It is critical to mission success." Cassel explained that the bureaus rely upon the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Codification System (NCS) for the data interoperability, the data/systems integration, and the data integrity that underpins coalition and joint logistics.

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