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standing operating procedure

[′stand·iŋ ′äp·ə‚rād·iŋ prə‚sē·jər]
(aerospace engineering)
A set of instructions covering those features of operations which lend themselves to a definite or standardized procedure without loss of effectiveness; the procedure is applicable unless prescribed otherwise in a particular case; thus, the flexibility necessary in special situations is retained.
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Dynamic Action '04 in March 2004 at JFC Naples focused on refining standing operating procedures, exercising reach-back with the parent headquarters, and maturing liaison with component commands.
Explicit knowledge that contained in field manuals, unit standing operating procedures, operation orders, etc.
Our department's partnership with Springfield Fire & Life Safety, in particular, has developed to the point that we share metrowide standing operating procedures, common field terminology and a single station and apparatus numbering system.
All 11 ABCS core systems will be tested under realistic operational conditions with trained operators using the unit's standing operating procedures (SOPs) and tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP).
car accident, gunshot wound, fragmentation wound) with standing operating procedures (SOPs) that are common to all hospitals.
In addition to system testing at White Sands missile range, 16 members of A Company, 511th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR), 82nd Airborne Division from Fort Bragg, NC, are currently at the Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control facilities in Grand Prairie, TX, conducting crew training that includes supportability, logistics, engaging targets, maintenance and standing operating procedures.
The WEU has continued to develop standing operating procedures for exercises as diverse as fact finding missions, civil-military co-operation, or host nation support Its military staff has focused on tasks such as defining the WEU's contribution to the European Security and Defence Identity and has worked with NATO on European defence issues including joint exercises and defence and operational planning.
The reasons for this endorsement are NCPDP is an ANSI accredited organization, they have the infrastructure to support being named as an operating rule entity without any changes to their Bylaws or Standing Operating Procedures, many of their members use the ASC X12 standards, and since the first set of rules will focus on eligibility and claim status which have moved to a primarily real-time environment, NCPDP wrote the book on real-time healthcare data exchanges.
General Officer Commanding Major General Nadeem Zaki Manj while talking on the occasion emphasised the need of strict adherence of Standing Operating Procedures and urged them to always remain vigilant during discharge of their duty.
According to Standing Operating Procedures (SOPs) of the Election Commission, in order to ensure a transparent election, all Provincial, Regional and District coordinators shall maintain absolute neutrality and under no circumstance should they be perceived as siding with one candidate or other.
Support new operators accreditation and articulation of standing operating procedures (SOPs).
KARACHI -- Acting Inspector General of Police Sindh, Ghulam Haider Jamali has directed the police officials to prepare separate standing operating procedures for Imambargahs, mosques and Eid congregation places as well as all shopping centres and bazaars.