Section 3. Primary NCS/Preparation Tasks
SUMMARY OF PRIMARY NCS TASKS
PRIMARY TASK 1: Transfer Partial COMSEC/FH Data, ANCD to
PRIMARY TASK 2:
PRIMARY TASK 3:
PRIMARY TASK 4:
PRIMARY TASK 5:
Used to download selected COMSEC keys or
FH data elements from one ANCD to another.
Supplements Special Operator Task 1 which
transfers complete loads.
Transfer Seiacted SOI Information, ANCD to
Used when less than a complete SOI load is to be
downloaded from one ANCD to another.
Supplements Special Operator Task 2.
Conduct Hot Start Net Opening
Principal method used for net openings; operators
load required data and sync time; then request to
enter the secure, FH net.
Conduct Cold Start Net Opening
An alternate method for net openings in which
NCS sends ERF to all net members; requires
close coordination and correct operator actions.
Respond to CUE Calls
Performed when CUE message appears in NCS
RT display; requires NCS to answer CUE sender
and send ERF if needed.