1C-2. Operational Level Movement Control Organizations, Continued
MTMC is a USTRANSCOM component command and a major Army command
(MACOM). MTMC provides--
CONUS-based surface transportation.
Strategic seaports or common-user ocean terminals.
The AMC is the USTRANSCOM Air Force component command providing
worldwide airlift and aerial refueling support to DOD component. The AMC
selects CONUS and outside continental United States (OCONUS) aerial ports of
embarkation/debarkation (APOE/APOD) for airlift in conjunction with other
The MSC, as the USTRANSCOM naval component command, provides sealift
transportation assets in support of DOD component. MSC negotiates contracts
with operators of commercially-scheduled container liner services providing port-
to-port delivery of military and/or containerized cargo. Strategic sealift is divided
into two categories--
Surge shipping to deploy warfighting units.
Resupply or sustainment shipping to move support and follow-on units, and