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During what operations does the United States adheres to domesticand international law?

Unilateral and multinational

The National Security Act of 1974 established all of the military departments except


Which is not an instrument of national power to achieve objectives that contribute to national security?


Strategy involves understanding the desired policy goals for what type of operation?


Under the total force policy,what plan covers all degrees of volunteerism, involuntary recall, mobilization, and demobilization to supportthe Joint Strategic Plan (JSCP) and Deliberate Plans and Crisis Action Planning?


Accounting for all Air Force at all times regardless of location is what elementof accountability?

Total force
What element of accountability is it when enabling planners and managers to support the commander’s conceptof operations?
Total force

Regardless of status,personnel support for contingency operations (PERSCO) maintains accountability over all personnel on the ground, includingtransients at their deployedand designated geographically separatedlocation. Which elementof accountability does this describe?


When there is a need to know where assigned personnelare at any given time, where they live, and where they work describes which element of accountability?


Forces that spend at least one night in billeting at a locationbut their final duty locationis elsewhere describeswhich element of accountability?


The Air NationalGuard (ANG) is a very importantcomponent of the total force in all the following operations except


The Air National Guard (ANG) is a uniqueinstitution with both

federal and state missions

The reserves defendthe United Statesthrough control and exploitation of air and space by supporting what type of engagement?


The readiness of the reservesallows for rapid expansion of the totalforce through what form of movement?


With what invaluable aspect does reserveforces bring depth of experience to the mission and the Air Force?


Air expeditionary force(AEF) concept provides trainedand ready air and space forces for what type of defense?


The air expeditionary force (AEF) primary purpose is to provide

warfighter support

The air expeditionary force (AEF) doctrine is vital to understanding how best to employ air and space power along with understanding the proper way to do all of these except


The Air Force presents its force capabilities to satisfy commander requirements through which concept?

Air Expeditionary Force (AEF)

What agency publishes a planning order outlining variousmilestones necessary to staff and publish the associated GlobalForce Management allocation plan (GFMAP)?

Joint Staff

The Global Force Management allocation plan (GFMAP) is an allocation of specific rotational forces to combatant commanders, under the approvalof what authority?

Secretary of Defense (SecDef)

The air expeditionary force (AEF)sets a baseline tempo band “A” of how many blocks?

four month
Various surgingand or mobilization of Air ReserveComponents (ARC) includeall of the following methods except
rebanding functional requirements

What componentof the air expeditionary task force (AETF)is capable of establishing and operating on an air base?

Air Expeditionary Wing (AEW)

What componentof the air expeditionary task force (AETF)normally consists of one or two operations squadrons, associated maintenance squadrons, and mission-specific expeditionary combat support (ECS) squadrons?

Air Expeditionary Group (AEG)

What componentof the air expeditionary task force (AETF)is considered the basic war fighting organization and the buildingblock of the AETF structure?

Air Expeditionary Squadron (AES)

What process of planning is considered a sequential processperformed simultaneously at the strategic, operational, and tacticallevels of war?

Joint operation

What planning processguides the combatant commanders (CCDR) in developing plans for the possibleemployment of the military instrument of national power to meet contingencies and respond to unforeseen crises?

Joint operation

The planning process by which the armed forces or part of them are broughtto a state of readiness for war or other national emergencydescribes


Planning that encompasses the movementof forces and their sustainment resources from their originallocations to a specific destination to conduct joint operations describe what kind of planning activity?


The application to attainspecified militaryobjectives within an operational area describes

employment planning

Which activity planningdescribes the provision of logisticsand personnel servicesrequired to maintain and prolong operations until the mission is successfully accomplished?


Plans that are taskedby the Joint Strategic Capabilities Plan (JSCP) for humanitarian assistance,disaster relief, peacekeeping, or counter-drug operations describes


Which plan is prepared as tasked by the supported combatant commanders in supportof their contingency?


Which joint and service planningsystem is designed to facilitate rapid buildingand timely maintenance of plans and rapid development of effective options through adaptation of approved operation plans during crisis?

Joint Operations Planning and Execution System (JOPES)

Which joint and service planningsystem is to enable Air Force-unique operation planning and execution processes which include associated joint policy procedures?

Deliberate and Crisis Action Planning and Execution Segment (DCAPES)

Which joint and service planningsystem is the singleautomated reportingsystem within the Department of Defense (DOD)functioning as the central registryof all operational units of the US Armed Forces and certain foreignorganizations.

Status of Resources and Training System (SORTS)

All units with a United States Air Force (USAF) personnelaccounting symbol(PAS) code are registered within what joint and serviceplanning system?

Status of Resources and Training System (SORTS)

Air Force manpower and logistics requirements documented in JOPES/DCAPES time- phased force deployment data are used in supportof all the following except

functional plan (FUNCPLAN)

A unit type code (UTC) is considered usable when it is registered in

DCAPES with MFE and/or equipment estimates

A unit type code (UTC) is considered complete once it is registered in

the TUCHA with all MFE and/or equipment detail

What type of unit type code (UTC) is used in JOPES/DCAPES to identify manpower and logistics requirements for deployment, movement planning,and plan execution?


What type of unit type code (UTC) is considered a placeholder for all deployable positions that cannotbe described or do not fit into an existing deployable UTC.


Which unit type code (UTC)attribute is used by war plannersto determine which UTCs can fill their requirements?

Mission capability statement (MISCAP)

The manpower force packaging system(MANFOR) provides Air Force plannerswith standardized forcecapability outliningmanpower requirements for all of the following except

employment planning

Which of these is notone of the guidelines used to determinewhen a unit type code (UTC) must be developed?

When new equipment needs to be replaced

When a unit type code (UTC) is no longer needed, who can request the UTC be cancelled?

MEFPAK responsible agency (MRA)

How many years afterunit type codes (UTCs) are cancelleddo they remain in the MEFPAKand TUCHA?


All Air Force personnelcontribute to the air expeditionary force (AEF); therefore, all authorizations must be postured in the

unit type code (UTC) availability

Specific unit type codes(UTCs) to postureis based on the Air Staff FAM prioritization and sequencing instructions that can be found in or on the

AEFC AEF Online Web site

Who provides guidance on which unit type codes should be postured by the MAJCOMs, made availablefor planning purposesbased on component headquarters’ requirements, and the AETF force modules?

Air Staff FAM

A-UTCs are postured in the UTC availability and aligned to the

air and space expeditionary force (AEF) libraries

Mobilizationof the air reservecomponent (ARC) is also called or considered


To meet immediate requirements for augmentation of the activeAir Force during emergency or contingency operations describes which type of activation?


Expansion of the active armed forces by mobilization of reserve component(RC) units and/or individual reservists to deal with a situationwhere armed forcesmay be required to protect life, federal propertyand functions or to prevent disruption of federal activities describes which type of activation?

Selective mobilization for a domestic emergency

Activation that requirespassage by the Congressof a public law or joint resolution declaringwar or a national emergency describes

full mobilization

What type of activation is used to accelerate the mobilization of selected members of the pre-trained individual manpower (PIM) in anticipation of their need to fill wartimerequirements?


Normally, Push-Pull activation will not berecommended unless all of the following factors are present except

major contingencies involve larger groups of personnel

Once the deactivation process occurs,the projected separation in the personnel data system (PDS) flows from base to Headquarters Air Force (HAF); the HAF records statuschanges from 10 to


On the projected effectivedate of deactivation, Headquarters Air Force (HAF) changes the member’s record statusfrom 20 to


When demobilization orders are not required, what two documentsare used to verify deactivation?

DD Form 214 and the paid travel voucher

In order to be issueda DD Form 214, how many days must anactivated volunteer serve?


In order for the installation deployment officerto perform his or her duties he or she must

be a qualified

logistic readiness officer

When a deployment tasking hits the base, who is the first person to receive all deployment taskings,including individual augmentee taskings?

Installation deployment officer (IDO)

Who determines the frequencyand scope of exercises based on what is necessary to ensure the deployment processruns efficiently and that all units, including associate units, are prepared to deploy?

Wing/installation commander (WG/CC)

It is very important for the wing/installation commanderto establish a direct line of responsibility and communication with the installation deployment officer(IDO) in order to approve the local procedures for deploying forces through the installation deployment plan for all of the followingin except
The wing/installation commander ensuresprocedures are established to notify Airmen within how many hoursof receipt for AEF rotational taskings?


Who provides overallmanagement including, but not limitedto, secure storage,issue and receipt, and shelf life control for mobilitybags under their control?

Logistic readiness squadron commander (LRS/CC)

Who does the installation deployment cell (IDRC) have a directline of communication and responsibility to?

Wing/installation commander (WG/CC)

The permanentstaff of the installation deployment readinesscell (IDRC) consists of all the following except

Logistics cargo

The installation deployment readinesscell (IDRC) is responsible for all of the following except

loading taskings and information into (DCAPES)

Who has the responsibility to make sure subordinate units have the necessary equipment and communication to support commandand control readinesssystems?

Supporting major command

What agency is responsible for assessingand assisting Airmen and family members during emergencies?

Airman and Family Readiness Center (A&FRC)

Who will each major command(MAJCOM) and the National Guard Bureau (NGB)direct to make sure all wing and installation commanders and geographically separated units (GSU) have evacuation plans and tracking procedures in place to account for all personnel in the eventof a natural disaster or national emergency?

Plans and Requirements

Within 48 hours of a naturaldisaster or nationalemergency, who will make sure unit commanders are aware of their responsibilities and that evacuation plans for bases have fully addressed the need to account for all categories of personnel aftera natural disasteror national emergency?

Installation commanders

Accounting for all categories of personnelafter a natural disaster or national emergency must occur within how many hours?


In the eventa member is strandedin a crisis area with no communications available, members are encouraged to report theirstatus to

any responding agency

Who is considered the first and most critical link when it comes to establishing accountability?

Individual unit commanders (CC)

Whose responsibility is it to ensure UCCs are trainedand in place for members to report their evacuation location in the event the memberand/or their families are required to relocate?

Unit commander (CC)

Who is responsible for accounting for assigned Department of Defense (DOD) civilians?

Unit commanders (CC)

Who is responsible for maintaining realistic and actionable evacuation plans in anticipation of nationalcrises or naturaldisasters?

Individual members

Which unit type code (UTC) is considered or called the personnel support for contingency operation(PERSCO) augmentation team?


Who servesas the focal point for scheduling and documenting all initialand recurring ancillary deployment trainingand classified couriertraining for personnelsupport for contingency operation team (PT) members?

Force support squadron unit deployment manager

Who is responsible for making sure personnelsupport for contingency operations team (PT) has a training programand certifies all PERSCO Air Force job qualification standard (AFJQS) items before the person enters their assigned AEF on-callwindow?

Force support squadron commander

Who establishes strengthaccountability for everyoneunder their responsibility, regardless of location,and makes sure the appropriate updatesare completed in the accountability system?

Personnel support for contingency operations team (PT)

What product is reviewedby units to maintainaccountability by identifying personnel who have departedor have not in-processed?

Alpha roster

After arriving in the deployed location, who is responsible for collecting and updating personnel deployment processing discrepancies?

Personnel support for contingency operations team (PT)

Within how many hours after arrivingin the deployed location, is collecting and updating personnel deployment processing discrepancies completed?


Concepts that apply to onward or forward deployments as well as returns to home station describe what kind of actions?

Rotation and redeployment

On behalf of the deployedcommander, who is responsible for coordinating and monitoring rotation,redeployment, and base closureactivities?

Logistics planners

During what action phase will the PERSCO team conduct a completeinventory of supplies and equipmentto make sure everything is accounted for or replenish in the case of consumables?

Reconstitution actions

During what phase of deployment is the most opportune time to review trainingand make sure of its accuracy?


What agencyowns global commandand control system Air Force (GCCS-AF)equipment at base-level?

Personnel planners are responsible for ensuring sufficient personnel supportfor contingency operation teams (PT) and equipment are scheduled with what team?
Advanced echelon
How oftenwill the PT chief make sure the equipmentcustodian (EC) completes an inventory of suppliesand equipment?