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What 3 Air Mobility Command (AMC) organic aircraft so we commonly use?
C-130 Hercules
C-5 Galaxy
C-17 Globemaster III
What is the primary mission of the C-130 Hercules?
Intra-theater tactical airlift
What is the primary mission of the C-17?
Intra-theater tactical airlift of outsized items of cargo to small austere airfields at or near the battle area, by aerial delivey or air-land method
What is the primary mission of the C-5 Galaxy?
Intra-theater strategic airlift of outsized cargo
What organic aircraft replaced the C-141?
C-17 Globemaster III
What is the typical use of the C-130 Hercules?
Moving cargo from main theater staging bases to the front lines
What does MPF stand for?
Maritime Prepositioning Forces
Does hazardous cargo need to have a Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods Form completed?
Yes
What is tasked with probiding strategic, common-user sealift transportation services to U.S. Forces to deploy, employ, sustain, and redeploy those forces on a global basis?
Military Sealift Commands
What does APF stand for?
Afloat Pre-positioning Force
How many ships does the APF have?
Over 30 ships
APF is separated into what 2 mission categories?
Maritime Pre-positioning
Afloat Pre-positioning
For preparing equipment for movement, what will the NATO marking look like?
Solid black five-point star plated on the front and rear of the vehicle to indicate US ownership
How do you mark cargo?
1" high, marked on top, one end, and one side
What is the mission of the C-130 Hercules?
Intra-theater Tactical Airlift
6 pallets
92 Combat Troops
64 Paratroopers
What is the mission of the C-141 Starlifter?
Inter-theater strategic airlift
Currrently operated by AF Reserve
Replaced by C-17
What is the mission of the C-5 Galaxy?
Inter-theater strategic airlift of outsized cargo
36 Pallets
81 Troops
What is the largest cargo plane?
C-5 Galaxy
What cargo plane needs 6,000 ft of runway to take off?
C-5 Galaxy
What is the mission fo the KC-10 Extender?
Dual purpose or air refueling and inter-theater stratgeic lift
6 Pallets
75 Troops
What is the purpose of the KC-135 Stratotanker?
Enables the AC to transfer 203,000lbs of fuel
In flight theater strategic airlift
6 pallets
What is the purpose of the C-17 Globemaster III?
Inter-theater tactical airlift of outsized cargo to small airfields
18 pallets
102 Troops
What is the mission of the MPF?
To rapidly establish a MAGTF ashore to conduct ops form conflict to humanitarian assistance
They have 16 ships, divided into 3 squadrons and suppies to sustain 15,000 MAGTF personnel for up to 30 days
What is MAGTF?
Marine Air-Ground Task Force
What is the purpose of MAGTF?
Permits rapid deployment into secure areas where force introduction is essentially unopposed and is expected to remain so through the arrival and assembly phase
What are the benefits of a MPF opeations?
Mobility and Flexibility and Quick Concentration of forces into an area
When moving HAZMAT material, what form do you need?
MCO P4030.19H
Preparing Hazardous Material for Miltitary Air Shipment, readily available
What is TPFDD?
Time Phased Force Deployment Data
Reflects the priorities and requirements fo the joint force
What is the MSC?
Military Sealift Command
One of the three Transportation Components Commands of USTRANSCOM. Reports admin to the CNO regarding strategic sealift matters
During peacetime, how many ships does the MSC operate?
50 Dry Cargo
During war time, how many ships are augmented to the MSC?
100 Additional
What is the mission of the MSC?
Pre-positioning of assets at strategic locations, surge sealift capability of critical weapons and quipment, and sustain sealift capability
How many ships are currently in the APF?
30
What is the number of ships?
MPF-16
APF-30
MSC-50
What are the 3 strategies of Strategic Sealift Force?
Pre-positioning
Surge Sealift
Sustainment