Accession Number:

ADA327185

Title:

Joint Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Use of Intermodal Containers in Joint Operations.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-01-07

Pagination or Media Count:

150.0

Abstract:

This publication describes joint tactics, techniques, and procedures for effective and efficient use of intermodal containers and systems to deploy, sustain, and redeploy forces. It covers all types of International Organization for Standardization ISO intermodal containers and flatracks for the surface transportation system and 463L pallet andor container systems for the air transportation system. This publication describes planning and operational procedures for employing intermodal principles and intermodal containers in operations from unit installation andor depot through air andor seaports of embarkation andor debarkation into the theater of operations and return. Use of intermodal containers and systems is applicable to all types of cargo.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE