Mission Type Order Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org

mission type order

Term Source: JP 3-50 (Personnel Recovery) ?

1.) An order to a unit to perform a mission without specifying how it is to be accomplished.

2.) An order issued to a lower unit that includes the accomplishment of the total mission assigned to the higher headquarters.

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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