Counterproliferation Program Review Committee
CPRC Annual Report To Congress 1997

APPENDIX E
Listing of Acronyms and Abbreviations


AB Air Base
ABL Airborne Laser
A/ C Aircraft
ACADA Automatic Chemical Agent Alarm
ACDA U. S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
ACE( s) Area( s) for Capability Enhancements
ACPM Aircrew Protective Mask
ACQWeb DoD's Acquisition and Technology Worldwide Web Site
ACTD Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration
AEGIS Navy shipboard air defense system
AERP Aircrew Eye/ Respiratory Protection
AICPS Advanced Integrated Collective Protection System
AOR Area of Responsibility
ASD Assistant Secretary of Defense
ASD( C3I) Assistant Secretary of Defense (Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence)
ASD( ISP) Assistant Secretary of Defense (International Security Policy)
ASD( SO/ LIC) Assistant Secretary of Defense (Special Operations/ Low- Intensity Conflict)
ATD Advanced Technology Demonstration
ATR Automatic Target Recognition
ATSD( NCB) Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Nuclear and Chemical and Biological Defense Programs
AUP Advanced Unitary Penetrator
AWACS Airborne Warning and Control System

BA Budget Activity
BDA Battle Damage Assessment
BIDS Biological Integrated Detection System
Bio/ BIO Biological
Blk Block (as in Block upgrade for a procurement item)
BM Battle Management
BMDO Ballistic Missile Defense Organization
BW Biological Warfare or Biological Weapons
BWC Biological Weapons Convention

CALIOPE Chemical Analysis by Laser Interrogation of Proliferation Effluents
CB ACT Chemical Biological Arms Control Technology
CBD Chemical and Biological Defense
CBDCOM Chemical and Biological Defense Command (Army)
CBDP Chemical and Biological Defense Program
CBIRF Chemical/ Biological Incident Response Force
CBMS Chemical/ Biological Mass Spectrometer
CBNP Chemical and Biological Nonproliferation Program (DOE)
CBPS Chemical/ Biological Protective Shelter
CBQRF Chemical Biological Quick Reaction Force
CBSS Chemical/ Biological Sentry System
C2 Command and Control
C3 Command, Control, and Communications
C3I Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence
C4I Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence
C4ISR Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
CDR Critical Design Review
CENTCOM U. S. Central Command
chem chemical
CIA Central Intelligence Agency
CINC Commander- in- Chief
CIPT Counterproliferation Integrated Process Team (Air Force)
CJCS Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
CMO Central MASINT Office
CNS Committee on National Security
CO2 Carbon Dioxide
COEA Cost and Operational Effectiveness Assessment
CONOPS Concept of Operations
CONPLAN Concept Plan
CONUS Continental United States
CP Counterproliferation
CP1 ACTD ongoing Counterproliferation ACTD
CP2 ACTD follow- on Counterproliferation Counterforce ACTD
CPRC Counterproliferation Program Review Committee
CPSP Counterproliferation Support Program
CTBT Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty
CTR Cooperative Threat Reduction
CTTS Counterterror Technical Support
CW Chemical Warfare or Chemical Weapons
CWC Chemical Weapons Convention

DAB Defense Acquisition Board
DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
DATSD( NCB)( CP) Deputy for Counterproliferation to the ATSD( NCB)
DATSD( NCB)( NTP) Deputy for Nuclear Treaty Programs to the ATSD( NCB)
DCI Director of Central Intelligence
Decon. decontamination
Demo. Demonstration
Dem/ Val Demonstration and Validation
Devel. development
DGP Defense Group on Proliferation (NATO)
DIA Defense Intelligence Agency
DIAL Differential Absorption Lidar
DIS Distributed Interactive Simulation
DNA Deoxyribonucleic Acid
DoD Department of Defense
DOE Department of Energy
DPRK Democratic Peoples Republic of (North) Korea
DS- 2 Standard CW decontamination fluid
DSP Defense Support Program (satellite)
DSWA Defense Special Weapons Agency (formerly Defense Nuclear Agency)
DT Development Test
DTRG Defense Technical Response Group (Navy)
DTSA Defense Technology Security Administration
DUSD( ICP) Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (International and Commercial Programs)

EDT Engineering Design Review and Test
EEE Eastern Equine Encephalitis
EMD Engineering and Manufacturing Development
EMP Electromagnetic Pulse
EOD Explosive Ordnance Disposal
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
EUCOM U. S. European Command

FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation
FDA Food and Drug Administration
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency
FLIR Forward Looking Infrared
FOPEN Foliage Penetration
FOWG Fiber Optic Wave Guide
FOX designator for the XM93 NBCRS armored vehicle
FSU Former Soviet Union
FUE First Unit Equipped
FY Fiscal Year
FYDP Future Years Defense Plan

GAN Russian Federal Nuclear Radiation and Safety Authority
GBU Guided Bomb Unit
GPS Global Positioning System

HAARP High Altitude Auroral Research Project
HASCAL NBC hazard prediction code
HDBTDC Hard and/ or Deeply Buried Target Defeat Capability
HEU Highly Enriched Uranium
HPAC Hazard Prediction and Analysis Code
HTSF Hard Target Smart Fuze

IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency
IBAD Interim Biological Agent Detector
IBIS Israeli Boost Intercept System
ICAM Improved Chemical Agent Monitor
ICBM Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
IDC International Data Center (CTBT)
IMEA Integrated Munitions Effectiveness Analysis
IMS International Monitoring System (CTBT)
INF Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (Treaty)
Intell. U. S. Intelligence
IOC Initial Operating Capability
IOTE Initial Operational Test and Evaluation
IPB Intelligence Preparation of the Battlespace
IPDS Improved (chemical agent) Point Detector System
IPP Initiative for Proliferation Prevention
IPR In- Process Review
IPT Integrated Process (or Product) Team
IR Infrared
ITAG Inertial Terrain- Aided Guidance

J- 2 Joint Staff designator for Intelligence
J- 3 Joint Staff designator for Operations
J- 5 Joint Staff designator for Plans and Policy
J- 8 Joint Staff designator for Force Structure, Resources, and Assessments
JBPDS Joint Biological Point Detection System
JBREWS Joint Biological Remote Early Warning System
JCAD Joint Chemical Agent Detector
JCS Joint Chiefs of Staff
JMIP Joint Military Intelligence Program
JPO- BD Joint Program Office for Biological Defense
JROC Joint Requirements Oversight Council
JSLIST Joint Services Lightweight Suit Technology
JSLSCAD Joint Service Lightweight Standoff Chemical Agent Detector
JSTARS Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System
JTAMDO Joint Theater Air and Missile Defense Organization
JTIDS Joint Tactical Information Distribution System
JVAP Joint Vaccine Acquisition Program
JWARN Joint Warning and Reporting Network
JWCA Joint Warfighting Capabilities Assessment
JWCO Joint Warfighting Capability Objectives
JWSTP Joint Warfighting Science and Technology Plan

km kilometer
LANTIRN Low Altitude Navigation and Targeting Infrared for Night
LEAP Lightweight Exoatmospheric Projectile
LIC Low- Intensity Conflict
lidar Light Detection and Ranging
LLNL Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
LNBCRS Lightweight Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Reconnaissance System
LR- BSDS Long Range Biological Standoff Detection System
LRIP Low Rate Initial Production
LTBT Limited Test Ban Treaty

MASINT Measurement and Signature Intelligence
MCTL Militarily Critical Technologies List
MDAP Major Defense Acquisition Program
MDBIC Missile Defense Battle Integration Center (Army)
MDS Modular Decontamination System
MEA Munitions Effectiveness Analysis
MEADS Medium Extended Air Defense System
MICAD Multipurpose Integrated Chemical Agent Detector
Minatom Ministry of Atomic Energy (Russia)
MoU Memorandum of Understanding
MPC& A Material Protection, Control, and Accounting
MRI Mutual Reciprocal Inspection
MS Milestone (acquisition)
MSX Midcourse Space Experiment (satellite)

N- ABLE Nonproliferation Airborne Lidar Experiment
NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization
NBC Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical
NBC/ M Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical weapons and their Means of delivery
NBCRS NBC Reconnaissance System (XM93 FOX armored vehicle)
NDAA National Defense Authorization Act
NDI Non- Developmental Item
NEST Nuclear Emergency Search Team
NFIP National Foreign Intelligence Program
NMD National Missile Defense
NPAC TWG Nonproliferation and Arms Control Technical Working Group
NPC Nonproliferation Center
NPRC Nonproliferation Program Review Committee
NPT Nonproliferation Treaty
NRL Naval Research Laboratory
NSC National Security Council
NSTC National Science and Technology Council
NTP Nuclear Treaty Programs
NTW Navy Theater Wide (ship- based ballistic missile defense system)

OCONUS Outside the Continental United States
ODATSD( NCB)( CP) Office of the Deputy for Counterproliferation to ATSD( NCB)
O& M Operations and Maintenance
OMB Office of Management and Budget
Op. operational or operations
OPW Operational Planning Workshops
ORNL Oak Ridge National Laboratory
OSD Office of the Secretary of Defense
OSIA On- Site Inspection Agency
OT Operational Test

PAC PATRIOT Advanced Capability
PACOM U. S. Pacific Command
PA& E Program Analysis and Evaluation
PATS Protection Assessment Test System
PDD Presidential Decision Directive
PDUSD( A& T/ S& TS) Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Strategic and Tactical Systems (to USD( A& T))

PE Program Element
Ph. Phase
POM Program Objective Memorandum
P3I Pre- Planned Product Improvement
PPQT Pre- Production Qualification Test

Q Quarter (fiscal year)
Radiac Radiation Detection, Indication, and Computation
R& D Research and Development
RDT& E Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
REVS Robotic Excavation Vehicle System
RFP Request for Proposals
ROK Republic of (South) Korea
RONS Remote Ordnance Neutralization System

SAIP ACTD Semi- Automated Imagery Processing ACTD (DARPA)
SALAD Shipboard Automated Liquid (CW) Agent Detector
SBIR Small Business Innovation Research
SCAMP Shipboard Chemical Agent Monitor - Portable
SCUD NATO designator for Soviet theater ballistic missile
SEI Specific Emitter Identification
SFAI Swept Frequency Acoustic Interferometry
SLBM Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile
SM Standard Missile
SOCOM U. S. Special Operations Command
SOF Special Operations Forces
SO/ LIC Special Operations/ Low- Intensity Conflict
SPACECOM U. S. Space Command
SR- BSDS Short Range Biological Standoff Detection System
S& T Science and Technology
START Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty
STI Safeguards, Transparency, and Irreversibility
STRATCOM U. S. Strategic Command

TACMS Tactical Missile System
TBMD Theater Ballistic Missile Defense
Tech. Eval. technical evaluation
TEU Technical Escort Unit (Army)
THAAD Theater High Altitude Air Defense
THEL Tactical High Energy Laser
TIARA Tactical Intelligence and Related Activities
TMD Theater Missile Defense
TSWG Technical Support Working Group
TTBT Threshold Test Ban Treaty
TUGS Tactical Unattended Ground Sensor
TUV Tactical Unmanned Vehicle
TW/ AA Tactical Warning and Attack Assessment

UAV Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
UGS Unattended Ground Sensor
UGV Unmanned Ground Vehicle
UN United Nations
UNSCOM United Nations Special Commission (Iraq)
UOES User Operational Evaluation System
U. S. United States
USA United States Army
USAF United States Air Force
USCENTCOM U. S. Central Command
USD( A& T) Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition and Technology)
USEUCOM U. S. European Command
US INTELL U. S. Intelligence
USMC United States Marine Corps
USN United States Navy
USPACOM U. S. Pacific Command
USSOCOM U. S. Special Operations Command
USSPACECOM U. S. Space Command
USSTRATCOM U. S. Strategic Command
UV Ultraviolet

VEE Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis
ver version (software)
VX designator for a type of chemical nerve agent

WBS Weapon Borne Sensor
WEE Western Equine Encephalitis
WMD Weapons of Mass Destruction