US Naval Forces Central Command
Definition/Scope: The naval equivalent element of the United States Central Command (CENTCOM). Its area of responsibility includes the Red Sea, the Gulf of Oman, the Persian Gulf, and the Arabian Sea. It consists of the United States 5th Fleet and several other subordinate task forces, including Combined Task Force 150, Combined Task Force 158 and others.
Used For:Naval Forces Central Command
Broader Terms:Department of Defense
Narrower Terms:Combined Maritime Forces