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Definition of Armed forces courier service

Armed forces courier service Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
A joint service of the Departments of the Army, the Navy, and the Air Force, with the Chief of Staff, US Army, as Executive Agent. The courier service provides one of the available methods for the secure and expeditious transmission of material requiring protected handling by military courier.
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
Armed forces courier service Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The Defense Courier Service (DCS) is established under the United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM), and is a global courier network for the expeditious, cost-effective, and secure distribution of highly classified and sensitive material. Operational control of global courier activities is exercised through USTRANSCOM's Defense Courier Division (TCJ3-C). The division oversees and synchronizes activity of 18 courier stations worldwide to service over six thousand accounts. Major accounts include the White House, the Department of Defense, the State Department, other federal agencies, authorized government contractors, and allied nations.

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