Accession Number:

ADA257075

Title:

Logistics Handbook for Strategic Mobility Planning

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MILITARY TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT COMMAND TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AGENCY NEWPORT NEWS VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

140.0

Abstract:

This report provides a broad range of transportation planning data and guidance for mobilizing, deploying, and sustaining US Forces worldwide. This publication contains the following information 1. General discussions of mobility planning considerations 2. Discussions and specific planning guidance for five transportation modes highway, rail, inland waterways, sea, and air 3. Unit movement requirements 4. Containerization discussion and guidance and 5. Supplemental transportation appendixes. The information in this report is not directive in nature. It should be used only for planning purposes. While more accurate data may exist for each specific application, exercise, or mission being planned, this report can be used in the absence of such data. Also, more definitive data associated with detailed transportation analyses and the shipment of hazardous cargoes are beyond the scope of this report.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE