Air Assault Operation Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
air assault operation
1.) An operation in which assault forces, using the mobility of rotary-wing assets and the total integration of available firepower, maneuver under the control of a ground or air maneuver commander to engage enemy forces or to seize and hold key terrain.
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Term Classification: operations
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