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USTRANSCOM. (Government).


Provide air, land, and sea transportation for the Department of Defense, both in time of peace and time of war.

Command Directorates:

J1-Manpower and Personnel (TCJ1)

CAPT Mary M. Orban, USN, Director

(618) 229-7085 DSN 779-7085

FAX:(618) 229-0107

Develops and administers the USTRANSCOM command Manpower and Personnel management policies and programs. Reviews all Transportation Working Capital Fund (TWCF) and Appropriated Fund manpower issues and integrates resource requirements within the Planning, Programming, and Budgeting System (PPBS). Formulates plans, policies, and procedures for the administration of military and civilian manpower and personnel programs. Coordinates personnel plans and readiness matters and serves as element commander for the enlisted force. Manages the command training program and monitors quality of life issues affecting the command.

J2-Intelligence (TCJ2)

Colonel Robert Butler, USAF, Director

(618) 229-4140 DSN 779-4140

FAX (618) 256-5855

The Intelligence Directorate (TCJ2) is responsible for peacetime and wartime intelligence activities for USTRANSCOM and subordinate Transportation Component Commands. Develops intelligence policy, programs, doctrine, organizational concepts and implementation strategies. Directs development and implementation of intelligence support to USTRANSCOM's global operations, plans, crisis action teams (CAT), exercises and deployments. Directs the development and implementation of coherent transportation intelligence to support USTRANSCOM's global mobility mission as part of US national security policy. Directs operational intelligence activities, including threat and transportation intelligence analysis and dissemination, to meet the needs of USTRANSCOM and supported command mobility forces.

J3/4 Operations and Logistics (TCJ3/4)

Major General William Welser, III, USAF, Director

(618) 229-3821

DSN 779-3821

FAX (618) 256-6823

The mission of the Directorate of Operations and Logistics, USTRANSCOM, is to provide USCINCTRANS the capability to exercise combatant command of assigned forces world wide and to provide air, land, and sea transportation for the DOD. Responsible for joint crisis action planning, management, and execution. Responsible for crisis action team (CAT) operation to include procedures, training, manning, and facilities. Maintains centralized control and visibility of DOD transportation and aerial refueling assets. Responsible for consolidated scheduling of CONUS Operational Support Airlift (OSA). Prepares integrated supporting plans for supported CING OPLANS to include major deployments concepts, component information, and resource constraints. Maintains currency of the refined time-phased force and deployment data in coordination with supported and supporting commanders. Serves as the single focal point within USTRANSCOM for facilitating force projection initiatives. Inputs strategic lift provider perspective into the Joint Deployment Process Improvement initiative. Functional proponent for transportation and traffic management operational policy and procedures, including publication of the Defense Transportation Regulation. Develops data standards and supports their inclusion in automated information systems. Maintains oversight of the Joint Logistics Over-The-Shore (JLOTS) Program and serves as a primary point of contact regarding DOD's capability to meet the geographic CINC's JLOTS requirements. Lead agent for the Joint Intermodal Container Program and joint containerization exercise designed to increase DOD use of intermodal containers in CINC exercises. Acts as the DOD functional proponent for In-Transit-Visibility. Conceives and coordinates military standard transportation and movement procedures revisions. Co-director of the Strategic Distribution program, an aggressive transformation fact-base, result-oriented program with an overarching goal to improve end-to-end distribution to sustain war-fighting units. Pro vides senior DoD leaders with logistics process improvement recommendations, which balance customer service, cost, readiness, and sustainability.

J5-Plans and Policy (TCJ5)

Rear Admiral Christopher Ames, USN, Director

(618) 229-3999

DSN 779-3999

FAX (618) 256-6822

The USTRANSCOM Plans and Policy Directorate (TCJ5) is responsible for mobility programs, concepts, force structure definition, strategies, and policies to fulfill future forward presence and power projection requirements of the U.S. Defense Transportation System (DTS). Assures command and DTS goals/interests are reflected in Joint Strategic Planning System documents and other critical Department of Defense (DOD) and Joint Staff planning publications. Responsible for the development/maintenance of the command's Strategic Plan. Performs detailed analysis of the end-to-end deployment systems highlighting key mobility programs, transportation infrastructure, force structure, and policy requirements for Planning, Programming and Budgeting System (PPBS) purposes. Manages civil readiness programs (Civil Reserve Air Fleet {CRAF}, Voluntary Intermodal Sealift Agreement {VISA}, Contingency Response {CORE} to provide assured access to required commercial intermodal capability. Coordinates the Critical Asset Assurance Pr ogram and the Critical Infrastructure Protection Plan. Integrates command efforts to enhance DTS operations in a chemical/biological warfare and nuclear environment. Focal point for the exploration and exploitation of emerging and future transportation-related technologies, automated systems, modeling & simulation, and decision support tools. Develops, negotiates and implements Command Arrangements Agreements (CAAs) with the other Commanders in Chief (CinCs). Command point of contact and Coordinating Review Authority (CRA) for the development of Joint Doctrine and Joint Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (JTTP) to enhance the nation's strategic transportation system and capabilities as well as reviews NATO doctrine that supercedes national doctrine in an alliance operation. Focal point for Joint Requirements Oversight Council (JROC) issues coordinating inputs on major defense acquisition and automated information systems.

J6-Command, Control, Communications and Computer Systems (TCJ6)

Brig Gen Gilbert H. Hawk, USAF, Director

(518) 229-3824

DSN 779-3824

FAX (518) 229-8150

The directorate is responsible for long-range planning, policy guidance, direction, technical, control, and program management for projects involving the development and implementation of major transportation management systems Department of Defense (DOD)-wide. Architecture and Technical Integration Division is responsible for the development, maintenance and integration of the operational systems, and technical architectures for the Defense Transportation System (DTS) Enterprise Architecture. Global Transportation Network Program Management Office responsible for the evaluation of GTN requirements, management of ongoing and implementing GTN-related projects and the configuration management of existing and proposed GTN systems. Joint Transportation Corporate Information Management Center mission is to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the DTS through the application of functional process improvement techniques and the central direction of transportation-related command, control, communications, and computer (C4) system development. Operations and Security Division manages command C4S operations and maintenance (O&M). Establishes USTRANSCOM's and TCCs' C4S O&M interoperability standards, directives, and procedures. Functions as the Designated Approval Authority (DAA) for the command's C4S collateral systems/networks. Manages communications planning support for contingencies and exercises. Programs Division is' responsible for managing, developing, and implementing USTRANSCOM validated command, control, communications, and computer systems (C4S) programs and for providing command oversight for DOD and Joint Staff C45 programs. Resources Office is responsible for the resource management of the C45 directorate to include budgeting and the managing of funds expenditures, personnel management, and contractual support for USTRANSCOM C4S programs. Future Technology Division identifies and researches future and emerging information technologies in support of the Chief Information Officer. Responsible for the eva luation of GTN requirements, management of ongoing and implementing GTN-related projects and the configuration management of existing and proposed GTN systems.

JO-Program Analysis & Financial Management (TCJ8)

Arthur J. Coleman, Jr, SES, Director

(618) 229-1099

DSN 779-1099

FAX (618)256-8097

Develops Command policy and issues guidance on use of Command-wide $4.5 billion Transportation Working Capital Fund (TWCF) budget. Prepares Command positions for the CINC throughout Planning, Programming and Budgeting System (PPBS) and Congressional hearing processes. Coordinates and develops USTRANSCOM positions on mobility issues and programs with the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Joint Staff, CINCs, Services, and Components. Directorate is the focal point for TWCF policies and procedures in coordination with Component Commanders and OSD. Receives and promulgates OSD funding guidance; provides guidance for standardization of rates; analyzes and reviews Component rate proposals; reviews and consolidates Component budgets for submission to OSD; defends budget before OSD; and controls the TWCF execution through oversight of Components.

Other Important Numbers

* Business Center /TCJ4-BC

(618) 229-1030

DSN 779-1030

FAX (618) 256-8559

* Global Transportation Network (GTN) Process

Management Office/TCJ4-LPG

(618) 229-1036

DSN 779-1036

FAX (618) 256-1927

* Research Center/TCRC

(618) 229-1167

DSN 779-1167

FAX (618) 256-8803

* Public Affairs Office/TCPA

(618) 229-4828

DSN 779-4828

FAX (618) 229-3121

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402 Scott Drive, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois 62225

Military Sealift Command

Bldg 210, Washington Navy Yard

914 Charles Morris Court, SE Washington, DC 20398

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Hoffman Bldg 2, 200 Stovall Street

Alexandra, Virginia 22332

Gen John W. Handy, USAF

Commander-in-Chief, USTRANSCOM

(618) 229-3205 DSM 779-3205

LTG Daniel G. Brown, USA

Deputy Commander-in-Chief

(618) 229-2478 DSN 779-2478

MG Carlos D. Pair, USA

Chief of Staff

(518) 222-4933 DSN 779-4933

MaJ Gen William Welser, Ill, USAF

Director, Operations and Logistics

(518) 229-3821 DSN 779-3821
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Date:Apr 1, 2002
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