The-definition.com

Definition

Air support request

Air support request means to request preplanned and immediate close air support, air interdiction, air reconnaissance, surveillance, escort, helicopter airlift, and other aircraft missions.  Also called AIRSUPREQ.

Category: Defense Terms
Share it:  Cite

More from this Section

  • Component
    Component refers to 1. One of the subordinate organizations that constitute a joint ...
  • Emergency authority
    Emergency authority refers to a Federal military commander’s authority, in extraordinary ...
  • Naval beach group
    Naval beach group— a permanently organized naval command within an amphibious force ...
  • Home station
    Home station is the permanent location of active duty units and Reserve Component units. ...
  • Air sovereignty
    Air sovereignty refers to a nation’s inherent right to exercise absolute control and ...