TRADOC DCSINT. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence. U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command. FM 7-100.1. Opposing Force Operations. OPFOR. FM 7-100.1 Opposing Force: Operations Chapter 8 Aviation. Organization Air Force. National-level
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FM 7-100.1 Opposing
Crew and Aircraft
Duration of Readiness
Time Before Takeoff
Aircraft are fully serviced and armed. Combat crews are briefed on their mission and are in the aircraft ready to start engines. Ground personnel are assisting the combat crews.
Aircraft are fully serviced and armed. Combat crews are briefed and are on standby in the vicinity of the aircraft, ready to take off within a specified short period of time after receiving a mission order.
Aircraft are refueled and serviced. Cannons are loaded. External systems (bombs, rockets, missiles, fuel tanks, etc.) are not loaded. Combat crews are designated, but not on standby; they have not been briefed on the air and ground situation, but will be before takeoff.