Center for Army Lessons Learned - Thesaurus
CALL title banner

emission control

Definition/Scope: The selective and controlled use of electromagnetic, acoustic, or other emitters to optimize command and control capabilities while minimizing, for operations security: (a) detection by enemy sensors; (b) minimize mutual interference among friendly systems; and/or (c) execute a military deception plan.



Acronym:

EMCON

Broader Terms:

acoustic warfare counter-countermeasures
control
electronic protection

Narrower Terms:

radar silence
radio listening silence
radio silence

Related Terms:

operations security
radio frequency signature control


CALL Homepage >> Thesaurus Last Updated: Sept 17, 2008