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theater-assigned transportation assets

Transportation assets that are assigned under the combatant command (command authority) of a geographic combatant commander.

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outsized cargo

A single item that exceeds 1,000 inches long by 117 inches wide by 105 inches high in any one dimension.

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war reserve materiel requirement

That portion of the war materiel requirement required to be on hand on D-day. This level consists of the war materiel requirement less the sum of the peacetime assets assumed to be available on D-day and the war materiel procurement capability.

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mission needs statement

A formatted non-system-specific statement containing operational capability needs and written in broad operational terms.

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A group of people, vehicles, equipment, or supplies and is used in airborne, air assault, amphibious operations, and convoys.

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