ELECTROMAGNETIC SPECTRUM USE IN JOINT MILITARY OPERATIONS
|Publication Date:||22 February 2011|
Puroose. In accordance with (IAW) Enclosure B, reference a, this instruction issues policy and guidance for planning, coordinating, and controlling electromagnetic spectrum (EMS) use in joint military operations. Additionally, it develops and implements joint doctrinal concepts and associated operational procedures to achieve interoperability of information technology and National Security Strategy (NSS) capabilities employed by U.S. military forces, often in joint operations and, where required, with other U.S. government departments and agencies and Coalition partners. References a through s are provided for further reading. The EMS is also referred to as "spectrum" or "the spectrum" in this document.
Applicability. This instruction applies to the Joint Staff, Services, combatant commands, U.S. elements of combined commands, Defense agencies, and joint activities.