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Define Logistics
the science to move and maintain forces
DEFINE CSS
the essential capabilities, functions, activities, and tasks necessary to sustain all elements of operating forces in theater at all level of war
Define the Three levels of logistic support
STRATEGIC
OPERATIONAL
TACTICAL
Define the Strategic level logistic support
STRATEGIC:
level of war which a nations determines national/multinational security objectives and uses national resources to accomplish objectives
Define the Operational level logistic support
OPERATIONAL:
level of war at which campaigns and major operations are planned, conducted, and sustained to accomplish strategic objectives within theaters or areas of operations
Define the Tactical level logistic support
TACTICAL
level of war at which battles and engagements are planned and excuted to accomplish military objectives assigned to tactical units or tasks forces.
State the six Funcntional areas of tacitical logistics
Supply
Maintenance
Transportation
General Engineering
Health Services
Services
What is Throughput
The amount cargo and personnel passed through the transportation system
Define a CSSE
task organized to provide the full range of combat service support neccesary to accomplish the MAGTF mission. The CSSE varies in size from a MSSG to a FSSG. Normally only one CSSE in a MAGTF
Dicuss the SEVEN PRINCPLES of LOGISTICS SUPPORT
FEARSSS
Flexibility: ability to adapt to changing situatuons
Economy: support at the cost w/o impairing mission
Attainability: minimum essential supplies required to begin combat operations
Responsiveness: (Keystone)right support;at the right time; in the right place
Simplicity: Efficiency in planning and execution
Sustainability: the ability to maintain logisitic support to all users
Survivability: to protect forces and resources