Tactical Air Officer Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
tactical air officer
Term Source: JP 3-02 (Amphibious Operations) ?
1.) The officer under the amphibious task force commander who, until control is passed ashore, coordinates planning of all phases of air participation of the amphibious operation and air operations of supporting forces en route to and in the objective area.
- also called TAO
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Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-02: Amphibious Operations, updated July 2014 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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