He will work very closely with joint tactical air controllers, who call in the air power, so they can develop trust.
What does JTAR stand for?
JTAR stands for Joint Tactical Air(strike) Request
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
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We have 1 other meaning of JTAR in our Acronym Attic
- Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry
- Julia Thomas Associates Network
- Joint Tactical Air Operations
- JISC Technology Application Programme (UK)
- Joint Tag on Applications Portability
- Joint Task Assignment Process
- JTRS Test Application
- Java Telephony Application Program(ming) Interface
- Joint Trauma Analysis and Prevention of Injury in Combat (US Army)
- Japan Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry
- Just to Annoy Ray (band)
- Joint Technical Architecture for Robotic Systems (US NASA)
- Joint Tactical Air Reconnaissance/Surveillance
- Journal of the Travellers' Aid Society
- Joint Training, Analysis, and Simulations Center (US DoD)
- Joshua Tree Australian Shepherd Club (Palmdale, CA)
- Joint Target Automation Steering Group
- Joint Tactical Air Strike Request
- Journal of Teaching Academic Survival Skills
- Jamaica Trade and Adjustment Team (Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Foreign Trade)
Samples in periodicals archive:
He will work very closely with joint tactical air controllers.
Participants role-played an air mobility operations cell, a theater-level remotely piloted aircraft cell, a combined joint task force headquarters, a brigade aviation officer, a joint tactical air coordination cell, a brigade mission command cell, and an opposing force cell.
Though faster than the air tasking order cycle, the joint tactical air strike request process used for close air support still does not allow the flexibility in execution required by the ground commander.
Col Richard Kemp - former Commander of British Forces in Afghanistan - said: "Although it appears the Joint Tactical Air Controller made a terrible error I am sure it is right he doesn't face prosecution.
Harry shared a room with a constantly changing contingent of Royal Artillery soldiers who were alternating between stints up on JTAC Hill – Joint Tactical Air Co-ordination – and the camp itself.
At this point in the briefing, they have no information, beyond the joint tactical air strike request, about what the ground forces are doing or what the ground commander wants them to do when they get there.
That F-15 handed the mission off to an F-16, which then reported the insurgents' movement to the joint tactical air controller.