Ground Alert Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) That status in which aircraft on the ground/deck are fully serviced and armed, with combat crews in readiness to take off within a specified period of time after receipt of a mission order.
- see also airborne alert
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Term Classification: operations
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