The Tactical Leadership Programme (TLP) is an organisation formed under a Memorandum of Understanding between 10 NATO nations. TLP is not part of the NATO structure, but linked to NATO via a Letter of Agreement with NATO HQ AC Ramstein.
The Mission of TLP
The Mission of Tactical Leadership Programme is to increase the effectiveness of Allied Air Forces through development of leadership skills, mission planning, briefing, tactical air operations and debriefing skills and conceptual and doctrinal initiatives.
This mission is achieved by working together on the following tasks:
Training NATO Flying personnel in planning and executing Composite Air Operations (COMAO).
Training NATO Flying and non-flying personnel in all matters related to COMAO.
Introducing new NATO partners and PfP Nations to NATO Tactical Air Operations.
Supporting various NATO bodies with Tactical Air expertise.
To achieve these complex tasks TLP undertakes flying courses, academic courses, conferences and external excursions.