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Title: JFACC Basing Options

Action: Show a collage of two aircraft carriers and an arrow moving from limited contingency to major theater war, here are the text blocks that follow the arrow left to right:

  • CV Unaugmented Capability
  • CV Augmented JFACC
  • Amphib COntrol Ship JFACC
  • CV Unaugmented Capability
  • Voice: Procedures for joint air operations are designed to exploit the flexibility of air and space power in order to achieve joint force objectives, while providing support to component operations. In large-scale, joint air operations, the assignment of a JFACC ashore is normally desirable because of the enhanced logistics, communications, and facility capacity afforded by land-based operations.

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