An Area Command or Command Area which is composed of those organised elements of one or more of the Armed Services, designated to operate in a specific geographical area, which are placed under a single commander. From 1707 to 1964 British Admiralty used the term Station to define an area command.
- area command. (n.d.) Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. (2005). Retrieved July 12 2019 from https://www.thefreedictionary.com/area+command