Five Years after Operation Anaconda Challenges and Opportunities

Isherwood, Michael W.
October 2007
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Fall2007, Issue 47, p141
The article discusses the improvements made on the flaws encountered by Operation Anaconda in the U.S. During the mission, the soldiers encountered organization, planning and execution problems which hindered the success of the operation. After five years, they made major changes on the system including the improvements on air and ground integration, the presence of Air Support Operations Center (ASOC) and increased its detailed planning sessions.


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