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Definition of Tactical air control party

Tactical air control party Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
A subordinate operational component of a tactical air control system designed to provide air liaison to land forces and for the control of aircraft. Also called TACP. (JP 3-09.3)
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Tactical air control party Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
The Tactical Air Control Party, commonly abbreviated TACP, is a small team of Air Force or Marine personnel who provide airspace deconfliction and terminal control of close air support at battle group level or below. It usually consists of an officer Forward Air Controller (FAC), a senior non-commissioned officer (SNCO) FAC and usually a pair of signallers/drivers.

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