Voluntary Tanker Agreement Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
voluntary tanker agreement
1.) An agreement established by the Maritime Administration to provide for United States commercial tanker owners and operators to voluntarily make their vessels available to satisfy the Department of Defense to meet contingency or war requirements for point-to-point petroleum, oils, and lubricants movements.
- also called VTA
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Term Classification: logistics
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