joint combat team



Australia’s military contribution to the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan is deployed under Operation SLIPPER. There are approximately 400 Australian Defence Force personnel deployed within Afghanistan.

SOTG cooperates with and / or is supported by various services, units and commands from Australian Defence Force and Government (including ASIS). In Afghanistan, SOTG personnel have been supported by elements of the Australian Army and Air Force, including RAAF Combat Control Teams, which are Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) qualified.