The sustainment warfighting function is related tasks and systems that provide support and services to ensure freedom of action, extend operational reach, and prolong endurance. The sustainment warfighting function consists of three major elements: logistics, personnel services, and health service support. Unified land operations acknowledges that strategic success requires fully integrating U.S. military operations with the efforts of interagency and multinational partners. The sustainment of unified land operations requires a continuous link between the strategic, operational, and tactical levels. It also requires close coordination and collaboration with other Services, allies, host nation, and other governmental organizations. Decisive action is the continuous, simultaneous combinations of offensive, defensive, and stability or defense support of civil authorities tasks. Commanders seek to seize, retain, and exploit the initiative while synchronizing their actions. Sustainment, through mission command, enables decisive action. Sustainment provides the operational commander with operational reach, freedom of action and endurance. This is the third revised edition of The Sustainment a Multifunctional Logisticianas SMARTbook, incorporating Change 1. Change 1 (ADP/ADRP 4-0 a Doctrine 2015 SMARTupdate) to SMFLS2 updates/replaces material in the 2nd edition (ISBN 978-0-9824859-2-7) with new material from the Jul 2012 versions of ADP/ADRP 4-0 Sustainment in addition to Doctrine 2015 reference citation and terminology changes from ADRP 3-0, ADRP 5-0, and ATTP 5-0.1. New also to the third edition is updated material from the latest Army sustainment references to include ATTP 4-01.1, ATTP 4-02, ATTP 4-33, FM 1-0, FM 1-04, FM 1-05, FM 1-06, FM 3-35, FM 4-90, and FM 4-94!Services provided by all CSCa#39;s are refueling, quick-fix maintenance, and asset recovery. ... A truck stop CSC is a full service CSC that operates as part of a larger support area, supporting convoys moving through the area en route to anotheranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Sustainment & Multifunctional Logistician’s SMARTbook, 3rd. Rev. Ed.|
|Author||:||Norman M. Wade|
|Publisher||:||The Lightning Press - 2013-08-01|