tactical communications system


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tactical communications system

[′tak·tə·kəl kə‚myü·nə′kā·shənz ‚sis·təm]
(communications)
A system which provides internal communications within tactical air elements, composed of transportable and mobile equipment assigned as unit equipment to the supporting tactical unit.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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