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  1. Operational Requirement

    An Operational Requirement or was a UK Air Ministry document setting out the required characteristics for a future military aircraft or weapon system. The OR would describe what intended role the aircraft would be used for, e.g., bomber, fighter, etc., or what type of weapon was required, e.g., gun armament, bomb type, etc. In conjunction with any official specification, manufacturers would then choose whether to design an aircraft or weapon for this particular requirement. Operational Requirements were carried-over with the dissolution of the Air Ministry and the creation of the Ministry of Defence.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. operational requirement

    See military requirement.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of operational requirement in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of operational requirement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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