Afloat Pre-positioning Force Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org

afloat pre-positioning force

Term Source: JP 4-01.2 (Sealift Support to Joint Operations) ?

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:

In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.

Term Classification: logistics

Source:

Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

Term sourced from JP 4-01.2: Sealift Support to Joint Operations, updated June 2012

This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015


Random Military Term
Term of the Day

subsidiary landing

More Military Terms:


Or: View Dictionary of Military Acronyms
** This Document Provided By MilitaryDictionary.org **