Area of Responsibility
The CENTCOM AOR is an area larger than the Continental United States, is comprised of 20 countries, 522 million people, 7 major languages and more than 12 major religions. The CENTCOM AOR is a mature theater with significant Army, Navy, and Air Force contracting capability in place. CENTCOM has designated a Lead Service for Contracting LSC) for both Operation Inherent Resolve (Iraq) and Resolute Support (Afghanistan) as well as a Lead Service for Contracting Coordination (LSCC) for most other countries in the AOR. Many bases and operating locations within the AOR have a CENTCOM-designated Base Operating Support-Integrator (BOS-I) with responsibility for contracting for common user logistics (CUL) support for tenant units (via Economy Act, Support Agreement, or HCA Delegation).