transportation component command


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transportation component command

The three component commands of United States Transportation Command: Air Force Air Mobility Command; Navy Military Sealift Command; and Army Military Traffic Management Command. Each transportation component command remains a major command of its parent Service and continues to organize, train, and equip its forces as specified by law. Each transportation component command also continues to perform Service-unique missions. Also called TCC. See also United States Transportation Command.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Any portions of the existing transportation component commands in a particular theater that are inappropriate for USTRANSCOM control (such as the Special Mission Ships Fleet within MSC) could be transferred to another organization.
The Fusion Center acts as a liaison between the transportation component commands and other DOD partners, enhancing collaboration throughout the JDDE.
The Intelligence Directorate (TCJ2) is responsible for peacetime and wartime intelligence activities for USTRANSCOM and subordinate Transportation Component Commands. Develops intelligence policy, programs, doctrine, organizational concepts and implementation strategies.

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