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Appendix N
GLOSSARY
GLOSSARY


 

AAAV Advanced Amphibious Assault Vehicle
ABL Airborne Laser
ABM Anti-Ballistic Missile
AC Active Component
AC2ISRC Aerospace Command and Control, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Center
ACE Acquisition Center of Excellence
ACRI African Crisis Response Initiative
ACSC Armaments Cooperation Steering Committee
ACTD Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration
ADL Advanced Distributed Learning
AEF Aerospace Expeditionary Force
AFB Air Force Base
AFDO Advanced Full Dimensional Operation
AFIP Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
AFQT Armed Forces Qualification Test
AFR Air Force Reserve
AGS Advanced Gun System
AIS Automated Information System
AMEC Arctic Military Environmental Cooperation Program
AMRAAM Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile
ANG Air National Guard
AOR Area of Responsibility
ARG Amphibious Ready Group
ARNG Army National Guard
ASCM Antiship Cruise Missile
ASD(C3I) Assistant Secretary of Defense for Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence
ASEAN Association of Southeast Asian Nations
ASMP Army Strategic Mobility Program
ASW Antisubmarine Warfare
ATACMS Army Tactical Missile System
ATAV Army Total Asset Visibility
AWACS Airborne Warning and Control System
AWE Advanced Warfighting Experiment
BAT Brilliant Antiarmor Submunition
BCTO Base Closure and Transition Office
BCTP Battle Command Training Program
BES Budget Estimate Submission
BM/C3 Battle Management/Command, Control, and Communications
BM/C4I Battle Management/Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence
BMDO Ballistic Missile Defense Organization
BMT Basic Military Training
BRAC Base Realignment and Closure
BTU British Thermal Unit
C2 Command and Control
C4I Command, Control, Communications, and Computers
C4ISR Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
CAP Critical Acquisition Position
CAS Cost Accounting Standard
CBIRF Chemical/Biological Incident Response Force
CBW Chemical and Biological Weapons
CDL Common Data Link
CEC Cooperative Engagement Capability
CFC Combined Forces Command
CFJO Concept for Future Operations
CFO Chief Financial Officer
CINC Commander in Chief
CINCNORAD Commander in Chief, North American Aerospace Defense Command
CINCSTRAT Commander in Chief, United States Strategic Command
CIO Chief Information Officer
CJCS Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
CLU Command Launch Unit
CMD Cruise Missile Defense
COE Common Operating Environment
CONUS Continental United States
COP Common Operational Picture
COP/CSE Combat Support Enabled Common Operational Picture
COS Critical Occupational Specialties
COSSI Commercial Operations and Support Savings Initiative
COTS Commercial Off-The-Shelf
CRAF Civil Reserve Air Fleet
CTC Combat Training Center
CTR Cooperative Threat Reduction
CVBG Carrier Battle Group
DACOWITS Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services
DAWIA Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act
DCAA Defense Contract Audit Agency
DCPDS Defense Civilian Personnel Data System
DCPS Defense Civilian Pay System
DeCA Defense Commissary Agency
DFAS Defense Finance and Accounting Service
DIA Defense Intelligence Agency
DIBRS Defense Incident Based Reporting System
DII Defense Information Infrastructure
DISA Defense Information Systems Agency
DISN Defense Information System Network
DJMS Defense Joint Military Pay System
DLAMP Defense Leadership and Management Program
DMLSS Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support
DMS Defense Message System
DNSC Defense National Stockpile Center
DoD Department of Defense
DoDEA DoD Education Activity
DPAS Defense Property Accountability System
DPPS Defense Procurement Payment and Disbursement Systems
DPRK Democratic Peopleís Republic of Korea
DRI Defense Reform Initiative
DSC Decision Support Center
DSCS Defense Satellite Communications System
DTO Defense Technology Objective
DTRA Defense Threat Reduction Agency
DVA Department of Veteranís Affairs
DWCF Defense Working Capital Funds
DXXI Division XXI
EAF Expeditionary Aerospace Force
EB Electric Boat Corporation
EDC Economic Development Conveyance
EDI Electronic Data Interchange
EDM Electronic Document Management
EELV Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle
EFT Electronic Funds Transfer
EFX Expeditionary Force Experiments
ELV Expendable Launch Vehicle
EMD Engineering and Manufacturing Development
ERGM Extended-Range Guided Munition
ESH Environmental, Safety, and Health
ESSM Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile
EUSC Effective U.S. Control Fleet
FAA Federal Aviation Administration
FBE Fleet Battle Experiment
FCR Fire Control Radar
FDA Food and Drug Administration
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency
FHP Force Health Protection
FLIR Forward-looking Infrared
FMTV Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles
FOS Family of Systems
FSS Fast Sealift
FTE Full-time Equivalent
FUE First Unit Equipped
FWE Fighter Wing-Equivalent
FYDP Future Years Defense Program
G-CPR Government-Computerized Patient Record
GANS Global Access, Navigation, and Safety
GAO General Accounting Office
GATM Global Air Traffic Management
GCCS Global Command and Control System
GCCS-T Global Command and Control System-Top Secret
GCSS Global Combat Support System
GMFP Global Military Force Policy
GPRA Government Performance and Results Act
GPS Global Positioning System
HAE High Altitude Endurance
HHS Health and Human Services
HUMINT Human Intelligence
IA Information Assurance
IADS Integrated Air Defense System
ICBM Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
ICOG International Cooperative Opportunities Group
ID Identification
IDTC Interdeployment Training Cycle
IFSAR Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar
IMET International Military Education and Training
IMINT Integrate Imagery Intelligence
IMM Integrated Materiel Manager
INS Inertial Navigation System
IO Information Operations
IOC Initial Operational Capability
IOT&E Initial Operational Testing and Evaluation
IR Infrared
ISO International Standards Organization
ISR Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
IT Information Technology
ITM Information Technology Management
ITMRA Information Technology Management Reform Act
JASSM Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile
JCF AWE Joint Contingency Force Advanced Warfighting Experiment
JCSE Joint Continuous Strike Environment
JDA Joint Duty Assignment
JDAL Joint Duty Assignment List
JDAM Joint Direct Attack Munition
JPME Joint Professional Military Education
JRICP Joint Reserve Intelligence Connectivity Program
JRIP Joint Reserve Intelligence Program
JROC Joint Requirements Oversight Council
JSAF Joint SIGINT Avionics Family
JSEAD Joint Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses
JSF Joint Strike Fighter
JSO Joint Specialty Officer
JSOW Joint Standoff Weapon
JSTARS Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System
JTA Joint Technical Architecture
JTRS Joint Tactical Radio System
JWCO Joint Warfighting Capabilities Objective
LAMPS Light Airborne Multipurpose System
LASM Land-Attack Version of the Standard Missile
LAWS Land Attack Weapons System
LCAC Landing Craft Air Cushion
LEAP Lightweight Exoatmospheric Projectile
LMSR Large, Medium Speed Roll-on/Roll-off
LRIP Low-Rate Initial Production
MAGTF Marine Air-Ground Task Force
MAISRC Major Automated Information System Review Council
MAP Military Assistance Program
MARITECH Maritime Technology
MASINT Measurement and Signature Intelligence
MCDP Military Child Development Program
MCM Mine Countermeasure
MCTFS Marine Corps Total Force System
MDAP Major Defense Acquisition Program
MEADS Medium Extended Air Defense System
MEB Marine Expeditionary Brigade
MEF Marine Expeditionary Force
MEU(SOC) Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable)
MILCON Military Construction
MILSATCOM Military Satellite Communications
MLRS Multiple-Launch Rocket System
MPA Maritime Patrol Aircraft
MPF Maritime Prepositioning Force
MRS BURU Mobility Requirements Study Bottom-Up Review Update
MSC Military Sealift Command
MSF Million Square Feet
MTI Moving Target Indicator
MTM/D Million Ton-Miles per Day
MTVR Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement
MTW Major Theater War
MWR Morale, Welfare, and Recreation
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Navwar Navigation Warfare
NBC Nuclear, Biological, and/or Chemical
NCW Network Centric Warfare
NDS National Defense Stockpile
NIS New Independent States
nm Nautical Mile
NMD National Missile Defense
NNS Newport News Shipbuilding
NOR Net Operating Result
NORAD North American Aerospace Defense Command
NPOESS National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System
NSA National Security Agency
NSA/CSS National Security Agency/Central Security Service
NSFS Naval Surface Fire Support
NSSN New Attack Submarine
NTW The Navy Wide
O&M Operation and Maintenance
O&S Operations and Support
OMB Office of Management and Budget
OMFTS Operational Maneuver From the Sea
OPM Office of Personnel Management
OPTEMPO Operating Tempo
OSD Office of the Secretary of Defense
OT&E Operational Test and Evaluation
PAC-3 Patriot Advanced Capability-3
PAI Primary Aircraft Inventory
PDT Permanent Duty Travel
PERSTEMPO Personnel Tempo
PFP Partnership for Peace
PMAI Primary Mission Aircraft Inventory
PME Professional Military Education
POM Program Objective Memorandum
PPBS Planning, Programming, and Budgeting System
PPI Past Performance Information
PPV Public-Private Venture
PSRC Presidential Selected Reserve Call-up
QDR Quadrennial Defense Review
QoL Quality of Life
R&D Research and Development
RAM Rolling Airframe Missile
RBA Revolution in Business Affairs
RC Reserve Component
RDT&E Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
RMA Revolution in Military Affairs
RO/RO Roll-on/roll-off
ROK Republic of Korea
ROSC Rear Operations Support Center
RRF Ready Reserve Force
RRT Ready Reserve Travel
RSOI Reception, Staging, Onward Movement, and Integration
RTS Rapid Targeting System
RV Reentry Vehicle
S&T Science and Technology
SADARM Sense and Destroy Armor Munition
SAM Surface-to-Air Missile
SBIR Small Business Innovation Research Program
SBIRS Space-Based Infrared System
SBP Strategic Business Plan
SDB Small Disadvantaged Business
SBP Strategic Business Plan
SFW Sensor-Fuzed Weapon
SIGINT Signals Intelligence
SLAM Standoff Land Attack Missile
SLBM Submarine-launched Ballistic Missile
SLEP Service Life Extension Program
SOC Special Operations Command
SOF Special Operations Forces
SSC Smaller-Scale Contingency
SSN Attack Submarine
START Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty
STOM Ship-to-Objective Maneuver
STOVL Short Takeoff and Vertical Landing
TADSS Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, and Simulation
TAMD Theater Air and Missile Defense
TARA Technology Area Review and Assessment
TAV Total Asset Visibility
TBM Theater Ballistic Missile
TBMD Theater Ballistic Missile Defense
TCDL Tactical Common Data Link
TCS Tactical Control System
TD-1 Taepo Dong-1
TDY Temporary Duty
THAAD Theater High Altitude Area Defense
TMD Theater Missile Defense
TUAV Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
UAV Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
UFO Ultra\-High Frequency Follow-on
URD Uniform Resource Demonstration
USACOM United States Atlantic Command
USAR United States Army Reserve
USAREUR U.S. Army Europe
U.S.C. United States Code
USCENTCOM United States Central Command
USCINCEUR Commander in Chief of USEUCOM
USELEMNORAD U.S. Element NORAD
USEUCOM United States European Command
USFK United States Forces Korea
USMCR Marine Corps Reserve
USNR Naval Reserve
USPACOM United States Pacific Command
USSOCOM United States Special Operations Command
USSOUTHCOM United States Southern Command
USSPACECOM United States Space Command
USSTRATCOM United States Strategic Command
USTRANSCOM United States Transportation Command
VAMOSC Visibility and Management of Operating and Support Cost
VISA Voluntary Intermodal Sealift Agreement
VMF Variable Message Format
WCMD Wind-Corrected Munition Dispenser
WMD Weapons of Mass Destruction
WOSB Women-Owned Small Business
Y2K Year 2000
YATS Youth Attitude Tracking Study

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