Definition of Air mobility element
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Air mobility element Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
The air mobility element provides air mobility integration and coordination of US Transportation Command-assigned air mobility forces. The air mobility element receives direction from the director of mobility forces and is the primary team for providing coordination with the tanker airlift control center. Direct delivery intertheater air mobility missions, if required, will be coordinated through the air mobility division and tasked by the Air Mobility Command tanker airlift control center. The tanker airlift control center commander maintains operational control of direct delivery missions during execution. The air mobility element ensures the integration of intertheater air mobility missions with theater air and space operations planning. Also called AME. See also Air Force air and space operations center; air mobility division; director of mobility forces; Tanker Airlift Control Center. (JP 3-17)Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )