Definition

Air domain

Air domain is the atmosphere, beginning at the Earth’s surface, extending to the altitude where its effects upon operations become negligible.

Category: Defense Terms
Share it:  Cite

More from this Section

  • Amphibious vehicle
    Amphibious vehicle refers to a wheeled or tracked vehicle which is capable of operating ...
  • TABOO frequencies
    TABOO frequencies refers to any friendly frequency of such importance that it must never ...
  • Terrain avoidance system
    Terrain avoidance system is a system that provides the pilot or navigator of an aircraft ...
  • Contingency ZIP Code
    Contingency ZIP Code refers to a ZIP Code consisting of a five-digit base with a four-digit ...
  • Air interdiction
    Air interdiction— air operations conducted to divert, disrupt, delay, or destroy the ...