main operations base


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main operations base

In special operations, a base established by a joint force special operations component commander or a subordinate special operations component commander in friendly territory to provide sustained command and control, administration, and logistical support to special operations activities in designated areas. Also called MOB. See also advanced operations base; forward operations base.
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The aircraft will be based in Mogadishu, Somalia, (main operations base) but for operational reasons could be relocated to other main operations bases during the contract period.
the company's subsidiary responsible for tunneling, and the main operations base for the Central Region of Insituform's domestic pipe rehabilitation operations.
operational reasons could be relocated to other main operations bases during the contract period.