High Velocity Drop Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
high velocity drop
Term Source: JP 3-17 (Air Mobility Operations) ?
1.) A drop procedure in which the drop velocity is greater than 30 feet per second and lower than free drop velocity.
- see also airdrop
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 3-17: Air Mobility Operations, updated September 2013 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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