low visibility operations


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low visibility operations

Sensitive operations wherein the political-military restrictions inherent in covert and clandestine operations are either not necessary or not feasible; actions are taken as required to limit exposure of those involved and/or their activities. Execution of these operations is undertaken with the knowledge that the action and/or sponsorship of the operation may preclude plausible denial by the initiating power.
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Breakdown of low visibility operations Image Credit: Gulf News
The intelligence that the system is delivering has already proven its value by providing actionable information and real time inputs during recent Low Visibility Operations."
The intelligence that the system is delivering has already proven its value by providing actionable information and real-time inputs during recent Low Visibility Operations."
He said eight flights were diverted to Al Ain International Airport and one flight was diverted to Dubai, from Abu Dhabi International Airport, in-line with national and international regulations with regards to low visibility operations, and in coordination with Sheikh Zayed Air Navigation Centre.