Tactical Air Officer Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
tactical air officer
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
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