Afloat Pre-positioning Force Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
afloat pre-positioning force
1.) Shipping maintained in full operational status to afloat pre-position military equipment and supplies in support of combatant commandersÂ’ operation plans, consisting of the three maritime pre-positioning ships squadrons, the ArmyÂ’s afloat pre-positioning stocks-3 ships, and the Defense Logistics Agency, and the Air Force ships.
- see also maritime pre-positioning ships
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Term Classification: logistics
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