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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.
It was attended by General Joseph F Dunford, Commander ISAF; General Sher Mohammad Karimi, CGS ANA, and COAS General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, says an ISPR press release issued here on Saturday.The three discussed matters of mutual interest with particular emphasis on coordination measures at Pak-Afghan Border and Standing Operating Procedures put in place to improve the Border control.
"The three discussed matters of mutual interest with particular emphasis on coordination measures at the Pak-Afghan Border and Standing Operating Procedures put in place to improve the Border control," the statement said.
A statement from the Inter-Services Public Relations said the three discussed matters of mutual interest with particular emphasis on improving coordination and standing operating procedures put in place to improve border controls.
Operationalisation of recently concluded agreement on Tripartite Border Standing Operating Procedures was also discussed in detail.
Meanwhile, the AU-led ministerial meeting also adopted the Concept of Operations (CONOPS), the Rules of Engagement (RoE) and the Standing Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Competing units are expected to develop and refine their programs by re-writing standing operating procedures, delegating additional duties, conducting extensive maintenance training, and maintaining their equipment through preventative maintenance checks and services.
During the latest attack, Pakistani concerned military operational authorities has followed all laid down standing operating procedures. Pakistani authorities has contacted their concerned NATO and ISAF counterparts and informed them that Pakistani Check post is under NATO's attack.
This required standing operating procedures, a constant state of unit readiness in fiscal year 2011, and well-rehearsed drills.
and technical specifications or capabilities of equipment (field) manuals, unit standing operating procedures, operation orders etc.
The FMI serves as an authoritative reference for developing training, standing operating procedures, and tactics, techniques, and procedures for unit operations.
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.

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