Re: TOS: The Folded World by Jeff Mariotte Review Thread (Spoilers!)
I've got no problem with the terms "away team" and "landing party" being used interchangeably. I doubt there were any sort of Starfleet directives outine specific terminology in either era.
USS Galileo Galilei, NCC-8888
Starbase 31, Daran V
Prima Inter Pares