Meaning of ADMINISTRATIVE SHIPPING in English

ADMINISTRATIVE SHIPPING

Support shipping that is capable of transporting troops and cargo from origin to destination, but that cannot be loaded or unloaded without non-organic personnel and/or equipment (e.g., cargo handling personnel, stevedores, piers, barges, cranes, materials handling equipment, vessels, etc.). See also administrative loading; administrative movement.

DOD English dictionary of military terms.      Английский словарь военных терминов DOD.