Holding Point Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
Term Source: JP 3-50 (Personnel Recovery) ?
1.) A geographically or electronically defined location used in stationing aircraft in flight in a predetermined pattern in accordance with air traffic control clearance.
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 3-50: Personnel Recovery, updated December 2011 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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