||Senior Component Liaison
||There are several senior componene liaisons depending on the type of mission. The specific liaison types are linked to this node.
Senior component liaisons serve as conduits for direct coordination between the JFACC and their respective component commander. Senior liaisons possess the credibility and authority to represent their component commander on time sensitive and critical issues. They must be equipped and authorized to communicate directly with teir respective component commander. The senior liaisons have the responsibility of presenting component perspecitves and considerations regarding planning and executing joint air operations.
||Joint Pub 3-56.1
Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms, 23 March 1994
||A Liaison is a contact or intercommunication maintained between elements of military forces to ensure mutual understanding and unity of purpose and action.