Find the meanings of military terms and acronyms  




Search Results


Acronyms (0)


DoD Dictionary (1)




Searched in 0.000 seconds

random acronym
random DoD term


amphibious transport group
A subdivision of an amphibious task force composed primarily of transport ships. The size of the transport group will depend upon the scope of the operation. Ships of the transport group will be combat-loaded to support the landing force scheme of maneuver ashore. A transport unit will usually be formed to embark troops and equipment to be landed over a designated beach or to embark all helicopter-borne troops and equipment. (JP 3-02.2)


Source: US DoD Joint Publication 1-02, DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms (as amended through 9 June 2004).


All trademarks/service marks referenced on this site are properties of their respective owners. is ©2005-2008, Acronym Finder, All Rights Reserved.  Powered by Acronym Finder. Contact us