Definition

Axis of advance

Axis of advance is a line of advance which is assigned for purposes of control; often a road or a group of roads, or a designated series of locations, extending in the direction of the enemy. 

Category: Defense Terms
Share it:  Cite

More from this Section

  • Host nation
    Host nation refers to a nation which receives the forces and/or supplies of allied nations ...
  • Base operating support
    Base operating support refers to directly assisting, maintaining, supplying, and distributing ...
  • Troop space cargo
    Troop space cargo refers to the cargo such as sea or barracks bags, bedding rolls or hammocks, ...
  • Military information support operations
    Military information support operations are planned operations to convey selected information ...
  • Weaponeering
    Weaponeering is the process of determining the quantity of a specific type of lethal or ...