Commander's Critical Information Requirements
Definition/Scope: 1) A comprehensive list of information requirements identified by the commander as being critical in facilitating timely information management and the decision making process that affect successful mission accomplishment. The two key subcomponents are critical friendly force information and priority intelligence requirements (JP 1-02). 2) Elements of information required by commanders that directly affect decision making and dictate the successful execution of military operations (FM 3-0). ) OLD VERSION FM 101-5-1. Information required by the commander that directly affects his decisions and dictates the successful execution of operational or tactical operations. CCIR result in the generation of three types of information requirements: PIR (priority intelligence requirements); EEFI (essential elements of friendly information) and FFIR (friendly force information requirements).
Broader Terms:critical intelligence
Narrower Terms:decision making
Related Terms:Command and Control