OF THE INFORMATION MISSION AREA WITHIN
BATTLEFIELD FUNCTIONAL AREAS
In this lesson, you will learn about signal support and how it must be
integrated to support the AirLand Battle.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Describe how the
You will have this lesson.
To demonstrate competency on this task, you must achieve a
minimum of 70% on the subcourse examination.
The material in this lesson was derived from the following
DA PAM 25-1, FM 11-30 FM 24-1, and the Army
Command and Control Master Plan, Volume 1, Oct 1987.
Signal officers are responsible for providing signal support in the AirLand
Signal support can be defined as the implementation of the
five disciplines of the Information Mission Area (IMA) at the operational
through tactical levels of war.
The signal officer's challenge is to
integrate the five disciplines of the IMA so information flows effectively
and efficiently throughout the battlefield.