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What does RP stand for?

RP stands for Readiness Posture

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  • Military and Government

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The defense ministry said it upgraded the readiness posture of its units by one notch to the second highest level and is currently utilizing all of its surveillance assets to monitor the North along the inter-Korean border and around the North's nuclear test site.
During the past five years, the supply related set of indicators for surface mine force readiness trended poorly in reduced mission operational availability, increased CASREP durations due to non-availability of parts, and over-reliance on part cannibalizations In short, the readiness posture did not meet MCM mission requirements.
Those challenges, the council said, could result "in a strained readiness posture and decreased strategic depth for combat operations.
You can't get complacent, you have to be ready, you have to maintain a readiness posture every day and prepare for anything that might occur," Ciarrocchi said.
Remissioning phase 2 includes the development of 'expand the base' force module packages, realignment of manpower to standardize units, and the development of standardized rank and career progression to enhance recruitment and retention, which will impact our comm units for many years and improve our readiness posture," said Lt Col.