Centralized Control Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) In air defense, the control mode whereby a higher echelon makes direct target assignments to fire units.
2.) In joint air operations, placing within one commander the responsibility and authority for planning, directing, and coordinating a military operation or group/category of operations.
- see also decentralized control
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Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-30: Command and Control of Joint Air Operations, updated February 2014 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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