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ATFBureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (US Department of Justice)
ATFAutomatic Transmission Fluid
ATFAlcohol, Tobacco & Firearms
ATFAdvanced Technology Fighter
ATFAlcohol Treatment Facility
ATFBureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
ATFAgainst the Flow
ATFActivating Transcription Factor
ATFAttack the Future (Boise State sports; Boise, ID)
ATFAll the Fundamentals (various organizations)
ATFAmount to Finance (loans)
ATFAround the Fur (Deftones album)
ATFArab Thought Foundation
ATFAmerican Track and Field (publication; Shooting Star Media, Inc.; Wisconsin)
ATFAfter the Fact
ATFArmored Task Force (warfare game simulation)
ATFAJAX Toolkit Framework
ATFAustralian Task Force
ATFAviation Turbine Fuel
ATFASEAN Tourism Forum (annual travel convention)
ATFAfter the Fire (Band)
ATFAcquire the Fire
ATFAdvanced Tactical Fighter
ATFAfter the Fall
ATFApplication Transport Failover
ATFAdobe Type Font
ATFAutomatic Transmission Fluids
ATFAscii Text Format
ATFAutomatic Tracking Following
ATFApplication Transparent Failover
ATFAutoload Overlay Trace Formatter
ATFArchitecture Task Force
ATFAdvanced Title Format
ATFAdobe Transfer Functions
ATFAIDS Trust Fund (various organizations)
ATFAdirondack Theatre Festival (Glen Falls, NY)
ATFAll-Time Favorite
ATFAll Time Favorite
ATFAncient Tree Forum (conservation)
ATFFleet Ocean Tug
ATFAnti-Terrorist Force (fictional intelligence agency)
ATFAbove The Fold (web/print advertising)
ATFAssociation des Tunisiens en France (French: Association of Tunisians in France)
ATFAmphibious Task Force
ATFAcoustic Transfer Function
ATFArab Thought Forum (Palestine)
ATFAs Trustee for (finance)
ATFAmerican Type Foundry
ATFArrived to Find
ATFAcross the Fence
ATFAnterior Talofibular (ligament)
ATFAnti-Terrorism Financing (legislation)
ATFAir Task Force
ATFAtlantic Theatre Festival (Canada)
ATFFrench Southern and Antarctic Lands (ISO Country code)
ATFAgricultural Task Force (various locations)
ATFAutomatic Track Finding
ATFAssociate Technical Fellow (various organizations)
ATFAll Things Fresh (website)
ATFAssociation Technique de Fonderie (French: Foundry Technical Association)
ATFALMA Test Facility (Atacama Large Millimeter Array)
ATFAdvanced Technology Fractionator (SeQual)
ATFAustralian Temporary Fencing
ATFAviation Task Force
ATFAll Time Finest
ATFAlbuquerque Teachers Federation
ATFArticulation Task Force (Arizona State University)
ATFAutomatic Track Following
ATFAll Too Flat
ATFAutomatic Terrain Following
ATFAbsolute Terror Field
ATFAuxiliary Tug, Fleet (Auxiliary Fleet Tug)
ATFAnti-Tenure Factor
ATFAcross the Flat (geometry)
ATFAsynchronous Transmit FIFO
ATFAcceptance Test Facility
ATFArchitecture Textile Française (French textile company)
ATFAdministrative Task Force
ATFAstrometric Telescope Facility
ATFAllied Tactical Force
ATFAerodrome Traffic Frequencies
ATFAnimation Trace File
ATFAircraft Torque Factor
ATFAdvanced Targeting FLIR (US DoD)
ATFArea-Time-Integral
ATFAdaptive Tracking Filter
ATFAutonomous Thruster Facilities
ATFAmicale Tricyclecariste de France (French tricycle car club)
ATFAir to Torpedo Fire Control
ATFAtari Talk Forum (computer forum)
ATFAutomated Target Folder
ATFArea to Free (Cisco)
ATFAutomatic Target Follow
ATFAudit Transfer Files
ATFAverage Transaction Frequency (credit)
ATFAUTOVON Test Facility
ATFAutomatic Test Format
ATFAlternate Treatment Facility
ATFAutomatic Test Facility
ATFAutomatic Tracking Feature
ATFAquatics Training Facility (US Army)
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Every member of the amphibious task force's ground combat unit, whether Indonesian, Marine or Canadian, had opportunities to fly in the U.S.
"The deployable battle staff, MPF, amphibious task force concept works, and it can also work when it is applied to amphibious strike groups.
With a diverse amphibious task force deployed, evenings have been lively affairs, where ships officers, helicopter pilots and Royal Marines mix it up and unwind.
THE Government last night announced the deployment to the Gulf of a powerful amphibious task force with 3,000 Royal Marine commandos in a dramatic ratcheting up of the pressure on Saddam Hussein.
While planning is ongoing, it currently includes: An Amphibious Task Force (ESG-2) consisting of two Amphibious Ready Groups (ARGs--7-8 ships) and a Naval Beach Group (NBG); a Marine Expeditionary Brigade-sized Landing Force (2d MEB) consisting of a complete Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), a Regimental Landing Team (RLT), a Marine Air Group (MAG) and a Combat Logistics Regiment (CLR); a Carrier Strike Group (CSG--aircraft carrier, carrier air wing, 3-4 surface combatants); Military Sealift Command (MSC) ships; Mine Counter-Measures (MCM) forces; Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC) forces; Joint supporting forces; and Coalition amphibious, landing, and MCM forces." See "Bold Alligator 2012 Update," U.S.
amphibious doctrine places the commander of the amphibious task force and the commander of the landing force on an equal footing during the planning phase of an operation.
The EFV's command variant provides a senior officer and seven staff members with the ability to communicate with senior, adjacent and subordinate maneuver units, as well as with supporting organizations and the amphibious task force. It includes 11 radios, seven computer workstations with displays and keyboards and six servers, with three operating systems--Windows, Unix and Solaris.
Over the space of a few weeks, the USS Tarawa Amphibious Ready Group, the USS Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Task Force, and the USS Carl Vinson Battle Group plied Hawaiian waters on their way to the Persian Gulf or to Western Pacific locations.
With a diverse amphibious task force deployed,evenings have been lively affairs, where ships officers, helicopter pilots and Royal Marines mix it up and unwind.
Boxer is part of Amphibious Task Force West, which also includes Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), Cleveland (LPD 7), Dubu quo (LPD 8), Comstock (LSD 45), Anchorage (LSD 36) and Pearl Harbor (LSD 52).
(15) In the language of doctrine, LaPlante served as Commander, Amphibious Task Force (CATF), and Jenkins as Commander, Landing Force (CLF).
This most current concept of operations would call for the Corps to deploy an Amphibious Task Force from each coast in addition to the Marine Expeditionary Units (MEUs) already on routine deployment with L-class Amphibious Readiness Groups.
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