In-transit Visibility, Continued
In-transit visibility (ITV):
Is the capability, through the range of military operation, to identify and track
the movement of defense cargo, passengers, medical patients, and personal
property from origin to final destination.
As a key element of the DTAV plan, plays a large role in providing updated
information to enhance logistics support in wartime, contingencies, and
The GTN system is being fielded to support and integrate the DOD ITV
capability. While not presently fully operational, its success and continued
development depend on accurate source movement information provided through
the many automated transportation information systems in development or
already operational. These systems will be discussed in detail in subsequent
portions of this lesson.
The systems used in developing strategic deployment plans are:
Worldwide Military Command and Control System (WMCCS).
Joint Operations Planning and Execution System (JOPES).
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