SSTOLSuper Short Take-Off and Landing
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Airstrips for new super-short takeoff and landing (SSTOL) aircraft and landing pads for a new family of vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aerial vehicles are located adjacent to the underground facilities.
Shallow-draft high-speed sealift (SDHSS) vessels; theater support vessels (TSVs); APS vessels that do not require docking to offload; and a new family of all-weather, day-and-night SSTOL and VTOL aircraft create new sustainment options.
* Speed, provided by TSVs, SDHSS vessels, and airlift by both current airframes and a new family of SSTOL and VTOL aircraft, some of which can self-deploy, contributes to sustainment security.