US Army Table of Organization and Equipment


	
	  22 JUNE 1998
                                                 CORPS AVIATION BRIGADE

                                     DESIGNATION:  ____________ AVIATION BRIGADE

                            TOE 01400A100 - WHEN STRUCTURED TO SUPPORT XVIII CORPS
                            TOE 01400A200 - WHEN STRUCTURED TO SUPPORT I CORPS
                            TOE 01400A300 - WHEN STRUCTURED TO SUPPORT III CORPS
                            TOE 01400A400 - WHEN STRUCTURED TO SUPPORT V CORPS


1.  MISSION.  TO PLAN, COORDINATE, AND EXECUTE AVIATION AND
COMBINED ARMS OPERATIONS TO SUPPORT THE CORPS SCHEME OF
MANEUVER.

2.  ASSIGNMENT. ORGANIC TO THE CORPS TOE 52000L.

3.  CAPABILITIES.

    A. AT LEVEL 1, THIS UNIT PROVIDES:

       (1) A FULL RANGE OF MANEUVER, COMBAT SUPPORT, AND
COMBAT SERVICE SUPPORT FUNCTIONS.

       (2) ATTACK HELICOPTER UNITS TO DESTROY ENEMY FORCES
BY FIRE AND MANEUVER.

       (3) ASSAULT AND HEAVY HELICOPTER UNITS TO MOVE
COMBAT PERSONNEL, SUPPLIES, AND EQUIPMENT IN SUPPORT OF
CORPS OPERATIONS.

       (4)  COMMAND AND CONTROL AIRCRAFT AND EQUIPMENT TO
ENHANCE COMMAND, CONTROL, COMMUNICATIONS, AND INTELLIGENCE.

       (5)  TARGET ACQUISITION AND AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE
AIRCRAFT IN DIRECT SUPPORT OF THE CORPS ARTILLERY AND IN
GENERAL SUPPORT OF THE CORPS.

       (6)  AUGMENTATION OF CORPS AIR AMBULANCE RESOURCES
WHEN REQUESTED BY MEDICAL AUTHORITIES.

       (7)  CONTINUOUS (DAY AND NIGHT) OPERATIONS DURING
VISUAL AND MARGINAL WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LIMITED
OPERATIONS DURING INSTRUMENT WEATHER CONDITIONS IN SUPPORT
OF COMBAT OPERATIONS.

    B.  THE COLUMNS UNDER LEVELS 2 AND 3 ADAPT THIS TABLE
FOR REDUCED OPERATIONAL CAPABILITIES IN DECREMENTS OF 10%,
FROM APPROXIMATELY 90% FOR LEVEL 2, TO APPROXIMATELY 80%
FOR LEVEL 3.

    C.  THIS UNIT IS NOT ADAPTABLE TO A TYPE B ORGANIZATION.

    D.  THE COLUMNS DESIGNATED BY LEVELS 1 THROUGH 3 ARE
DESIGNED TO RELATE TO THE CATEGORIES ESTABLISHED BY AR 220-1,
UNIT STATUS REPORTING.

    E.  INDIVIDUALS OF THIS ORGANIZATION, EXCEPT MEDICAL
PERSONNEL AND THE CHAPLAIN, CAN ASSIST IN THE COORDINATED
DEFENSE OF THE UNIT'S AREA OR INSTALLATION.

    F.  THIS UNIT CAN PERFORM AVIATION UNIT MAINTENANCE
(AVUM) ON ALL ASSIGNED AIRCRAFT, ARMAMENT, AND AVIONICS.
ALSO PERFORMS UNIT MAINTENANCE ON ALL OTHER ORGANIC
EQUIPMENT, EXCEPT COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY (COMSEC) EQUIPMENT.

    G.  THIS UNIT IS DEPENDENT UPON:

        (1)  APPROPRIATE ELEMENTS OF THE COPRS OR THEATER
ARMY FOR RELIGIOUS, LEGAL, COMBAT HEALTH SERVICE SUPPORT,
FINANCE, AND PERSONNEL AND ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES AND
SUPPLEMENTAL TRANSPORTATION.

        (2) THE U.S. AIR FORCE TO PROVIDE A TACTICAL AIR
CONTROL PARTY FOR DIRECTING TACTICAL AIR SUPPORT.

        (3) THE U.S. AIR FORCE AIR WEATHER SERVICE IN
ACCORDANCE WITH AR 115-10/AFR 105-3 FOR AIR WEATHER SUPPORT.

4.  BASIS OF ALLOCATION.  ONE PER CORPS, TOE 52000L.

5.  CATEGORY.  THIS UNIT IS DESIGNATED A CATEGORY II UNIT.
(FOR DEFINITIONS OF UNIT CATEGORIES, SEE AR 310-25.)

6.  MOBILITY.  FOR MOBILITY OF THE ORGANIZATIONAL COMPONENTS
OF THIS UNIT, SEE SECTION I, GENERAL, OF THE RESPECTIVE TABLES
OF ORGANIZATION AND EQUIPMENT LISTED AS PARAGRAPHS IN SECTION
II OF THIS TABLE.

7.  DOCTRINE.  THE FOLLOWING DOCTRINAL PUBLICATIONS ARE
APPLICABLE TO THE OPERATION OF THIS UNIT:

    FM 1-100,   ARMY AVIATION OPERATIONS
    FM 1-101,   AVIATION BATTLEFIELD SURVIVABILITY
    FM 1-102,   ARMY AVIATION IN AN NBC ENVIRONMENT
    FM 1-103,   AIRSPACE MANAGMENT AND ARMY AIR TRAFFIC IN
                A COMBAT ZONE
    FM 1-104,   FORWARD ARMING AND REFUELING POINTS
    FM 1-106,   AVIATION SELF DEPLOYMENT PLANNING
    FM 1-107,   AIR-TO-AIR COMBAT
    FM 1-111,   AVIATION BRIGADES
    FM 1-112,   ATTACK HELICOPTER BATTALION
    FM 1-113,   UTILITY AND CARGO HELICOPTER OPERATIONS
    FM 1-116,   AIR CAVALRY/RECONNAISSANCE TROOP
    FM 1-117,   AIR RECONNAISSANCE SQUADRON
    FM 1-118,   COMMAND AVIATION BATTALION/COMPANY
    FM 1-130,   JOINT AIR ATTACK TEAM (JAAT)
    FM 1-140,   HELICOPTER GUNNERY
    FM 1-302,   AVIATION LIFE SUPPORT EQUIPMENT (ALSE) FOR
                ARMY AIRCREWS
    FM 1-500,   ARMY AVIATION MAINTENANCE
    FM 3-4,     NBC PROTECTION
    FM 3-5,     NBC DECONTAMINATION
    FM 3-100,   NBC DEFENSE, CHEMICAL WARFARE, SMOKE, AND
                FLAME OPERATIONS
    FM 6-20,    FIRE SUPPORT IN COMBINED ARMS OPERATIONS
    FM 6-30,    OBSERVED FIRE PROCEDURES
    FM 11-50,   COMBAT COMMUNICATIONS WITHIN THE DIVISION
                (HEAVY AND LIGHT)
    FM 11-92,   COMBAT COMMUNICATIONS WITHIN THE CORPS
    FM 17-35,   AEROSCOUT PROCEDURES
    FM 17-95,   CAVALRY
    FM 24-1,    SIGNAL SUPPORT IN THE AIRLAND BATTLE
    FM 34-1,    INTELLIGENCES AND ELECTRONIC WARFARE
                OPERATIONS
    FM 34-81,   WEATHER SUPPORT FOR ARMY TACTICAL OPERATIONS
    FM 55-1,    ARMY TRANSPORTATION SERVICES IN A THEATER OF
                OPERATIONS
    FM 55-2,    DIVISION TRANSPORTATION OPERATIONS
    FM 55-40,   ARMY COMBAT SERVICE SUPPORT AIR TRANSPORT
                OPERATIONS
    FM 55-41,   AIRCRAFT ORGANIZATIONAL MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT
    FM 90-4,    AIR ASSAULT OPERATIONS
    FM 90-10,   MILITARY OPERATIONS ON URBANIZED TERRAIN
                (MOUT)
    FM 90-13,   RIVER CROSSING OPERATIONS
    FM 90-14,   REAR BATTLE
    FM 100-5,   OPERATIONS
    FM 100-10,  COMBAT SERVICE SUPPORT
    FM 100-28,  DOCTRINE AND PROCEDURES FOR AIRSPACE CONTROL
                IN THE COMBAT ZONE
    FM 100-42,  U.S. AIR FORCE/U.S. ARMY AIRSPACE MANAGEMENT
                IN AN AREA OF OPERATIONS
    FM 100-103, ARMY AIRSPACE COMMAND AND CONTROL IN A COMBAT
                ZONE
    FM 101-5,   STAFF ORGANIZATION AND OPERATIONS



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