main operating base

What is main operating base?

main operating base meaning in Military terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
A facility outside the United States and US territories with permanently stationed operating forces and robust infrastructure. Main operating bases are characterized by command and control structures, enduring family support facilities, and strengthened force protection measures. Also called MOB. See also cooperative security location; forward operating site.
Source: CJCS CM-0007-05


reference: DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms