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LAND STRIKE [1 record]

Record 1 2014-07-25


Subject field(s)
  • Tactical Operations (Air Forces)

A counter-surface operation using aerospace power, in cooperation with friendly surface and sub-surface forces to deter, contain or defeat the enemy’s land and maritime forces in the littoral.


Land strike is a term borrowed from CBP [capability-based planning] and [...] encompasses elements from counter-sea, counter-land, and special air operations.


  • Opérations tactiques (Forces aériennes)

Opération antisurface à l’aide de la puissance aérospatiale, en coopération avec des forces amies sous-marines et de surface pour dissuader, contenir ou vaincre les forces terrestres ou maritimes de l’ennemi sur le littoral.


«Frappe terrestre» est un terme provenant de la PAC [planification axée sur les capacités] qui [...] comprend des éléments des opérations de supériorité maritime et terrestre, ainsi que des opérations aériennes spéciales.


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