Passive Air Defense Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
passive air defense
Term Source: JP 3-01 (Countering Air and Missile Threats) ?
1.) All measures, other than active air defense, taken to minimize the effectiveness of hostile air and missile threats against friendly forces and assets.
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Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-01: Countering Air and Missile Threats, updated March 2012 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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