ARFOR


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ARFOR

[′är‚fȯr]
(meteorology)
A code word used internationally to indicate an area forecast; usually applied to an aviation weather forecast.
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SUBJECT: Designation as ARFOR Authority for IJOA (Enclosed)
If the DB deploys where the SBCT is the ARFOR, and no higher ARFOR exists, then there will be no GCCS-A server for the ABCS platforms in the SBCT and DB to tie into.
III Corps augmented the ARFOR ACE with the All-Source Analysis System (ASAS) Remote Workstation (RWS), unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), and Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS) operators.
We created a Secure Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPRNET) website for Kazar Fury to replicate the ARFOR, theater, and national sites that the ISR analysis and integration platoons could access.
The brigade S2 integrates the ISR effort through the S3 (to include providing tasks to the RSTA squadron) and is supported by the ARFOR analysis and control element (ACE) or intelligence element in order to provide situational awareness and understanding in the AO.
It will function as part of a corps or under an ARFOR (Army force) as part of a JTF (joint task force) or CJTF (combined JTF).
In general, the ARFOR ACEs (analysis and control elements) will provide analytic and intelligence coordination overwatch in general support of the IBCT S2s.