Beach Support Area Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
beach support area
Term Source: JP 3-02 (Amphibious Operations) ?
1.) In amphibious operations, the area to the rear of a landing force or elements thereof, that contains the facilities for the unloading of troops and materiel and the support of the forces ashore.
- also called BSA
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: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-02: Amphibious Operations, updated July 2014 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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