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materiel

[mə¦tir·ē′el]
(ordnance)
Things of all kinds required for the equipment, maintenance, operation, and support of military activities, both combat and noncombat.
In a restricted sense, those things used in combat or logistic support operations, such as weapons, motor vehicles, or special-purpose clothing, as distinguished from items of ordinary use, such as uniforms, food, or medicine.
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This project was an excellent example of Rapid Application Development and Deployment, a popular offered solution for customers of the Materiel Systems Group.
The SPO transportation section provided integrated support and management for the movement of personnel, equipment, and retrograde materiel around the battlefield.
In the long run, these attributes enable commanders to sustain combat power in their warfighting platforms through improved materiel readiness.
Dunwoody's leadership, character and career have best prepared her to lead the Army Materiel Command," said Secretary of the Army Pete Geren.
ASC's new Distribution Management Center, its Army field support brigades (AFSBs) and battalions, and partners such as the Logistics Support Activity (LOGSA), will work together to meet materiel and supply management, materiel readiness reporting, and Class VII visibility and management.
The squadron, with more than 300 personnel, was named Outstanding Large Security Forces Squadron in the 2004 Air Force Materiel Command Unit Level Security Forces Awards.
Ridosh in preparing diplomas, collecting and distributing the training materiel, and arranging all accommodations was also greatly appreciated.
The Flag Officer was appointed as the Assistant Chief of Materiel (Information Technology and Systems) on promotion to Flag rank.
But few offer the training, education, and benefits of the Army Materiel Command Fellows Program.
The transition to a modular force has resulted in new organizations replacing the familiar structure of materiel management centers.
Army pilots flying the relief helicopters only knew the food and vital materiel for the villagers was always there for pick-up.
TM 43-0139, Painting Instructions for Army Materiel, gives information about applying ID markings over camouflage CARC colors.

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