type State
Label Intelligence Data
Documentation current status, operations feedback
Reference TBM C4I AOC page 2, 5
Definition This is an general term that identifies the wide variety of support provided by Intelligence assets assigned to the AOC. This support includes but is not limited to assessment of enemy intentions, current situation, threat updates, threat locations and capabilities, collection results, and target information. Intelligence data also includes Bomb Damage Assessment (BDA). BDA can be obtained through a variety of methods including aircrew debriefing, fun camera film, imagery interpretation, human observation (special forces), etc. This is all designed to provide commanders and planners with an assessment of how successful a particular mission has been as they determine whether theres is a requirement to restrike a target.