command post

Army. the headquarters of the commander of a military unit.
a headquarters of a civilian group or organization dealing with an emergency situation, special event, or the like.

1915–20, Americanism Unabridged
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command post
military the position from which a unit commander and his staff exercise command

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Example sentences
In the command post there were beeping signals, flashing lights, and officers
  screaming at people to remain calm.
He never budged from his command post near the door, where he could overlook
  all tables.
But he radiates authority, and in the command post everyone focuses on him.
The command post exercise gave participants battalion level training while
  fostering multinational relationships.
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