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      With no mean feelings, Lt Powers ...
      I just think this is funny. ;-)

      J3  Director(ate) of Operations
      J4  Logistics Directorate
      J5  Director(ate) of Plans, Policy, and Programs
      J6  (1) Director(ate) of Command, Control, Communications; (2) Director(ate) of Command, Control, Communications, and Computer Systems
      J7  Joint Operational Plans Staff
      J8  Director(ate) of Resource Management
      JA  Judge Advocate (General)
      JAADS  Joint Allied Air Defense System
      JAAT  Joint Air Attack Team
      JAC  Joint Analysis Center
      JACC/CP  Joint Airborne Communications Center/Command Post
      JAD  Joint Assessment Data
      JAEIC  Joint Atomic Energy Intelligence Committee
      JAG  Judge Advocate General
      JAI  Joint Administrative Instruction
      JAIEG  Joint Atomic Information Exchange Group
      JAIS  Japan Air Intelligence System
      JAIS-PAC  Joint Area Information system-USPACOM
      JAMIP  Joint Analytic Model Improvement Program
      JAN  Joint Army-Navy
      JANAF  Joint Army, Navy, Air Force Publication
      JANAP  Joint Army/Navy Publication
      JAO  Joint Area of Operations
      JAOC  Joint Air Operations Center
      JAOP  Joint Air Operations Plan
      JAPC  Joint Attrition and Penetration Committee
      JAR  JIC Analysis Report
      JARCC  Joint Air Reconnaissance Control Center
      JARIC  (1) Joint Aerial Reconnaissance Intelligence Center; (2) Joint Air Reconnaissance Interpretation Center (UK)
      JAROC  (B) Joint Allied Refugee Operations Center (Berlin)
      JARP  Joint Aerospace Reserve Program
      JASDF  Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces
      JASORS  Joint Advanced Special Operations Radio System
      JASPO  Joint Airborne SIGINT Program Office
      JASS  Joint Airborne SIGINT System
      JAST  Joint Advanced Strike Technology Program
      JATCCCS  Joint Advanced Tactical C3 System
      JAWS  (1) Joint Analytical Workstation; (2) Joint Advanced Weapons System; (3) JDISS-Army Workstation
      JBS  (1) Joint Base Station; (2) Joint Broadcast Service
      J2C  CIA Liaison
      JC2WC  Joint C2 Warfare Center
      JCAT  (1) Joint Crisis Action Team; (2) Joint Crisis Analysis Tool
      JCC  Joint Coordination Center
      JCCC  Joint Communications Control Center
      JCCOC  Joint Communications & Control Operational Concept
      JCCWC  Joint Command and Control Warfare Center
      JCET   Joint/Combined Exercises for Training
      JCEOI  Joint CEOI
      JCF  Joint Communications Facility
      JCISB  Joint Counterintelligence Support Branch
      JCISOC  Joint CI Staff Officer’s Course
      JCMC  (1) Joint Crisis Management Capability; (2) Joint Crisis Management Center
      JCMEC  Joint Captured Materiel Exploitation Center
      JCMO  Joint Collection Management Office
      JCMOTF  Joint Civil Military Operations Task Force
      JCMPO  Joint Cruise Missile Project Office
      JCMST  Joint Collection Management Support Tool (renamed JCMT)
      JCMT  Joint Collection Management Tool
      JCNJSIC  Center Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Base (CMAFB) Node
      JCNICC  Joint Counternarcotics Intelligence Coordination Center
      JCP  Joint Congressional Committee on Printing
      JCPES  Joint Chiefs Planning and Execution System
      JCPX  Joint Command Post Exercise
      JCRC  Joint Casualty Resolution Center
      JCS  Joint Chiefs of Staff
      JCSAN  JCS Alert Network
      JCSAR  Joint Combat Search and Rescue
      JCSE  (1) Joint Communications Support Element; (2) Joint Contingency Support Element
      JCSM  Joint Chiefs of Staff Memorandum
      JCSS  (1) Japan Combat Support System; (2) Joint Communications Support Squadron
      JCTG-ME  Joint Technical Coordinating Group for Munitions Effectiveness
      J2D  DIA Liaison
      JDA  (1) Joint Deployment Agency; (2) Japan Defense Agency; (3) Joint Duty Assignment
      JDAC  Joint District Area Command
      JDAL  Joint Duty Assignment List
      JDAM   Joint Direct Attack Munition
      JDC  Joint Debriefing Center
      J-DEC  JICPAC-Detachment Japan
      JDEC  Joint Document Exploitation Center
      JDF  Joint Development Facility
      JDGW  Joint Digital Geopositioning Workstation
      JDIA  Joint Digital Intelligence Assessment
      JDIPC  Joint Deployable Imagery Production Center
      JDISS  (1) Joint Deployable Intelligence Support System; (2) Joint Defense Intelligence Support Services
      JDISS-C  Joint Deployable Intelligence Support System-CENTCOM
      JDISS-E  JDISS-EUCOM
      JDISS-S  Joint Deployable Intelligence Support System-SOCOM or
      SOCRATES
      JDIVS  Joint Deployable Intelligence Video/Data System
      JDMAG  Joint Deployable Maintenance Analysis Group
      JDS  Joint Deployment System
      JDSS  Joint Decision Support System
      JDSIR  Joint Deployment System Incident Reporting System
      JDSSC  Joint Data System Support Center
      JEAP  (1) Joint Electronic Analysis Program; (2) Joint Electronic Analysis Position
      JEC  Joint Economic Committee
      JECC(G)  Joint Exercise Control Center (Group)
      JECG  Joint Exercise Control Group
      JECM  Joint Electronic Countermeasures
      JEEP  Joint Emergency Evacuation Plan
      JEIO  Joint Engineering and Interoperability Organization
      JEFPROS  JAC EUCOM Force Protection Summary
      JEIR  JAC EUCOM Intelligence Review
      JEL  Joint Electronic Library
      JEM  Joint Exercise Manual
      JES  JDISS Embedded Support
      JESS  Joint Exercise Support System
      JET  JWICS Earth Terminal
      JETDS  Joint Electronics Designation System
      JEWC  Joint Electronic Warfare Center
      JFACC  Joint Force Air Component Commander
      JFC  (1) Joint Fusion Center; (2) Joint Force Commander
      JFFC  Joint Force Fires Coordinator
      JFFSC  Joint Force Fire Support Coordinator
      JFI  Joint Force Integrator
      JFIC  Joint Force Interdiction Coordinator
      JFITL  Joint Force Integrator Task List
      JFK CTRMA  John F. Kennedy Center for Military Assistance
      JFLCC  Joint Force Land Component Commander
      JLOTS  Joint Logistics Over the Shore
      JFM  Joint Force Memorandum
      JFMCC  Joint Force Maritime Component Commander
      JFMO  Joint Frequency Management Office
      JFSOCC  Joint Force Special Operations Component Commander
      JGITSS  Joint General Intelligence Training System Subarchitecture
      JGSDF  Japanese Ground Self-Defense Forces
      JIATF  Joint InterAgency Task Force
      JIATF-E  Joint InterAgency Task Force - East
      JIATF-W  Joint InterAgency Task Force - West
      JIB  Joint Intelligence Bureau (Commonwealth Countries)
      JIC  (1) Joint Intelligence Center; (2) Joint Interrogation Center; (3) Joint Intelligence Cell
      JIC-E  Joint Intelligence Center-Europe
      JIC-SOUTH  Joint Intelligence Center-U.S. SOUTHCOM
      JIC-2000  Designation of JICSOUTH upon movement to CONUS
      JICEUR  Joint Intelligence Center Europe
      JICPAC  Joint Intelligence Center Pacific
      JICREP  Joint Intelligence Center Report
      JICTRANS  Joint Intelligence Center for Transportation
      JIEO  Joint Interoperability Engineering Organization (DISA)
      JIEP  Joint Intelligence Estimate for Planning
      JIF  Joint Interrogation Facility
      JIFF  Joint Interdiction of Follow-on Forces
      JIIKS  Joint Imagery Interpretation Key Structure
      JIIM  Joint Intelligence Information Management
      JILE  Joint Intelligence Liaison Element
      JIM  JESS Intelligence Model
      JINTACCS  Joint Interoperability of Tactical Command and Control Systems
      JINTC  Joint Intelligence Task Force
      JIO  Joint Intelligence Organization
      JIOC  Joint Intelligence Operations Center
      JIPC  Joint Imagery Production Center
      JIPTL  Joint Integrated Prioritized Target List
      JISA  Joint Intelligence Support Architecture
      JISAD  JTF Intelligence Support Architecture Document
      JISC  (1) Joint Intelligence Support Center; (2) Joint Intelligence Support Concept
      JISE  Joint Intelligence Support Element
      JISI  Joint Intelligence System Integration
      JISS  Japan Intelligence Support System
      JITAP  Joint Intelligence Training Activity Pacific
      JITC  Joint Interoperability Test Center (DISA)
      JITF  Joint Integration Testing Facility
      JIVA  Joint Intelligence Virtual Architecture
      JLA  Joint Logistics Assessment
      JLARG  Joint Logistics Assessment Review Group
      JL-COE  Joint Logistics Center of Excellence
      JLD  Joint Liaison Detachment
      JLE  Jammer Locator Electronics
      JLMIS  Joint Logistics Management Information System
      JLOTS  Joint Logistics Over the Shore
      JLPPG  Joint Logistics and Personnel Policy and Guidance
      JLRC  Joint Logistics Readiness Center
      J4/LRC  Joint Logistics Readiness Center
      JLREID  Joint Long-Range Estimating Intelligence Document (JSPS)
      JLRSA  Joint Long-Range Strategic Appraisal
      JLSP  Joint Logistics Steering Panel
      JM  Joint Mission
      JMA  (1) Joint Mobilization Augmentation; (2) Joint Mission Analysis
      JMAT  Joint Mobility Assistance Team
      JMC  Joint Movement Center
      JMCC  (1) Joint MC&G Coordination Center; (2) Joint Mobile Command Center
      JMCIS  Joint Maritime Command Information System
      JMEM  Joint Munitions Effectiveness Manual
      JMENS  Joint Mission Element Needs Statement
      JMETL  (1) Joint Mission Essential Target List; (2) Joint Mission Essential Task List
      JMI  JTIDS Modular AOC Integration System
      JMIC  Joint Military Intelligence College
      JMICS  JWICS Mobile Integrated Communications System
      JMIE  Joint Maritime Information Element
      JMIE/JEM  JMIE Support System and Modernization
      JMINI  Joint UHF MILSATCOM Network Integrated
      JMIP  Joint Military Intelligence Program
      JMISE  Joint Military Intelligence Support Element
      JMITC  Joint Military Intelligence Training Center
      JMNS  Joint Mission Needs Statement
      JMO  Joint Management Office
      JMOCC  Joint Mobile Operations Command Center
      JMP  (1) Joint Manpower Program; (2) Joint Mobilization Program
      JMPAB  Joint Material Priorities Allocation Board
      JMPP  Joint Munitions Production Panel
      JMRR  Joint Military Readiness Review
      JMSDF  Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
      JMSIP  Joint Modeling and Simulation Integration Program
      JMSNS  Justification for Major System New Start
      JMST  Joint Management Support Tool
      JMTB  Joint Military Transportation Board
      JMTG  (1) Joint Military Terminology Group; (2) Joint Master Training Guide
      JMTK  Joint Mapping Tool Kit
      JNACC  Joint Nuclear Accident Coordinating Center
      JNAF  Yugoslavia National Air Force
      JNC  Jet Navigation Chart
      JNC-A  Jet Navigation Chart-Air
      JNIDS  (1) Joint National Intelligence Dissemination System; (2) Joint National Intelligence Development Staff
      JNPE  Joint Nuclear Planning Element
      JOA  Joint Operations Area
      JOC  Joint Operations Center
      JOC/INT  Joint Operations Center/Intelligence Team
      JOG  Joint Operations Graphic
      JOG-A  Joint Operations Graphic-Air
      JOG-C  Joint Operations Graphic-Combined
      JOG-G  Joint Operations Graphic-Ground
      JOG-R  Joint Operations Graphic-Radar
      JOIC  Joint Operational Intelligence Center/Cell
      JOIN  Joint Operations Intelligence Network
      JOINT REDTRAIN  Joint Readiness Training
      Joint STARS  Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System
      JOP  Joint Operating Procedure
      JOPES  Joint Operations Planning and Execution System
      JOPS  Joint Operational Planning System
      JOS  Joint Operational Stocks
      JOSE  Joint Operations Support Element
      JOTS  Joint Operational Tactical System
      JP  (1) Jet Petroleum; (2) Joint Publication
      JPAM  Joint Program Assessment Memorandum
      JPAT  Joint Planning and Assistance Team
      JPD  Joint Planning Document
      JPEA  Joint Planning and Exercise Activity
      JPEC  Joint Planning and Execution Community
      JPL  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

      and more jargon where these came from!

      Military Acronyms and Abbreviations - Acronym Finder
      This site contains a comprehensive list of U.S military acronyms and abbreviations.

      A2  Air Force Intelligence Staff Officer (component level)
      AA  (1) Attack Assessment; (2) Attrition Analysis; (3) Antiaircraft; (4) Avenue of Approach; (5) Automatic Associator
      AAA  (1) Antiaircraft Artillery; (2) Air Avenue of Approach
      AAAOB  Antiaircraft Artillery Order of Battle
      AABNCP  Advanced Airborne National Command Post
      AAC  Alaskan Air Command
      AACB  Aeronautics and Astronautics Coordinating Board
      AACE  Army Alternate Command and Control Element
      AACOMS  Army Area Communications System
      AACS  Attitude and Antenna Control Subsystem
      AAD  Airborne Assault Division
      AADC  (1) Army Air Defense Command; (2) Area Air Defense Commander
      AADCCS  Area Air Defense Command and Control System
      AADP  Area Air Defense Plan
      AADS  Antiaircraft Defense System
      AAE  Army Acquisition Executive
      AAF  Army Airfield
      AAFES  Army & Air Force Exchange Service
      AAFIF  Automated Air Facilities Information File
      AAG  Army Artillery Group
      AAI  Air-to-Air Intercept
      AAIFF  Air-to-Air Identification Friend or Foe
      AAM  Air-to-Air Missile
      AAO  Analysis of the Area of Operations
      AAR  (1) Active Array Radar; (2) After Action Report
      AAS  Analyst Automation Segment
      AASLT  Air Assault
      AATS  Automated Architecture Tool Suite
      AAVS  Aerospace Audiovisual Service
      AAW  Anti Air Warfare
      AAWC  Anti Air Warfare Commander
      AB  Air Base
      AB2  Air Battle Command System (ABCS) Brigade and Below
      ABC  Airborne Corps
      ABCCC  Airborne Battlefield Command and Control Center
      ABCOMM  Alternate/Backup Communications
      ABCS  Army Battle Command System
      ABIC  Army Battlefield Interface Concept
      ABIT  (1) Airborne Imagery Transmission; (2) Airborne Information Transmission Program
      ABM  (1) Antiballistic Missile; (2) Automatic Building Machines
      ABMA  Army Ballistic Missile Agency
      ABN/Abn  Airborne
      ABNCP  (1) Airborne Command Post; (2) Airborne National Command Post
      ABR  Available Bit Rate
      ABW  Air Base Wing
      AC  (1) Air Crew; (2) Active Component; (3) Air Conditioning; (4) Alternating Current
      A/C  Aircraft
      A2C2  Army Airspace Communications and Control
      AC-130  AFSOF Spectre Gunship
      AC2SMAN  Alaskan Command and Control System Military utomated Network
      AC2MP  Army Command and Control Master Plan
      ACA  (1) Alternate Command Authority; (2) Airspace Control Authority
      ACAAM  Air Courses of Action Assessment Model
      ACACS  Army Command and Area Communications System
      ACAT  Acquisition Category
      ACC  (1) Access Control Center; (2) Air Control Center; (3) Aviation omponent Commander, (4) Air Component Commander, (5) Air Combat Command; (6) Army Component Command
      ACCB  Army Configuration Control Board
      ACCHAN  Allied Command Channel
      ACCIS  Allied Command and Control Information System
      ACCISS  (1) Automated Command and Control Intelligence upport System; (2) Alaskan C2 Intelligence Support System
      ACCO  Army Central Control Office
      ACCS  (1) Airborne Command and Control Squadron; (2) Airborne Command and Control System; (3) Advanced Communications Control System
      ACDA  Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
      ACDS  Advanced Combat Direction system
      ACDUTRA  Active Duty Training
      ACE  (1) Allied Command, Europe; (2) Advance Communications Element; (3) Aviation Combat Element; (4) Analysis Control
      Element; (5) Assistant Corps of Engineers; 6) Airborne Command Element
      ACES  Automated Command and Control Evaluation System
      ACEVAL  Air Combat Evaluation
      ACF  Alternate Command Facility
      ACFT  Aircraft
      ACI  Airborne Controlled Intercept
      ACINT  Acoustic Intelligence
      ACIS  Arms Control Intelligence Staff
      ACL  Access Control List
      ACLANT  Allied Commander Atlantic
      ACO  (1) Access Control Officer; (2) Airspace Control Officer
      ACOC  (1) Area Communications Operations Center; (2) Air Combat Operations Center
      ACOM  Atlantic Command
      ACOS  Assistant Chief of Staff
      ACOS/I  Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence (Navy)
      ACOUSTINT  Acoustical Intelligence
      ACP  (1) Alternate Command Post; (2) Assault CP; (3) Allied Communications Publications; (4) Airspace Control Plan
      ACPERS  Army Civilian Personnel System
      ACQ  Acquisition
      ACR  (1) Armored Cavalry Regiment; (2) Automated Change Recognition
      ACS  (1) Afloat Correlation System; (2) Aerial Common Sensor; (3) AUTODIN Switching Center; (4) Airborne COMINT System; (5) Assistant Chief of Staff
      ACS/I  Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence
      ACSA  Allied Communications Security Agency
      ACSB  Amphibious Contingency Support Briefs
      ACSC  Air Command and Staff College
      ACSI  Assistant Chief of Staff Intelligence, HQ USAF
      ACT  (1) Air Combat Tactics; (2) Advanced Concepts and Technology Program
      ACTD  Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration
      ACTEDS  Army Civilian Training, Education, & Development System
      ACTS  (1) Advanced Communications Technology; (2) Advanced Communications Technology Satellite
      ACUS  (1) Area Common User Systems; (2) Army Common User System
      ACV  (1) Armored Command Vehicle; (2) Air Cushion Vehicle; (3) Armored Combat Vehicle
      ACW  (1) Aircraft Control and Warning; (2) Anticarrier Warfare; (3) Air Control Wing
      AD  (1) Air Defense; (2) Destroyer Tender; (3) Air Division; 4) Artillery Division; (5) Active Duty
      A/D  Analog/Digital
      ADA  Air Defense Artillery
      ADACP  Alcohol & Drug Abuse Control Program
      ADAPCP  Alcohol & Drug Abuse Prevention & Control Program
      ADAPT  Automated Decisionmaking and Program Timeline
      ADARS  Army Defense Acquisition Regulation Supplement
      ADATS  Air Defense Antitank System
      ADBT  Advanced Data Base Technology
      ADC  (1) Aide-de-Camp; (2) Air Direction Center; (3) Assistant Division Commander; (4) Air Data Computer; (5) Air Defense Coordinator
      ADCAP  Advanced Capability
      ADCC  Air Defense Command Center
      ADCCP  Advanced Data Communications Control Procedures
      ADCOM  (1) Aerospace Defense Command (now SPACECOM); (2) Administrative Command
      ADCON  Administrative Control
      ADCSOPS  Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans
      ADD  (1) Air Defense District; (2) Assistant Deputy Director (DIA)
      ADDIS  Advanced Deployable Digital Imagery System
      ADDISS  Advanced Deployable Digital Imagery Support System
      ADDO  Associate Deputy Director of Operations
      ADDO(MA)  Associate Deputy Director of Operations for Military Affairs (DIA)
      ADDO(MS)  Associate Deputy Director of Operations for Military Support (NSA)
      ADDS  Army Data Distribution System
      ADDU  Additional Duty
      ADE  (1) Audio Deception Emitter; (2) Aerial Delivery Equipment
      ADEW  Airborne Directed Energy Weapons
      ADF  Automatic Direction Finding
      ADFH  Air Deployable Forward Headquarters
      ADG  Deperming Ship
      ADI  Air Defense Initiative
      ADIC  Aerospace Defense Intelligence Center
      ADIEC  Army Deployable Imagery Exploitation Capability
      ADIO  Additional Duty Intelligence Officer
      ADISS  Advanced Defense Intelligence Support System
      ADIZ  Air Defense Identification Zone
      ADL  (1) Ada Design Language; (2) Armistice Demarcation Line
      ADLP  Advanced Datalink Protocol
      ADM  (1) Atomic Demolition Munitions; (2) Advanced Development Model; (3) Acquisition Decision Memorandum Admin Administration/Administrative
      ADN  ACE DGZ Number (NATO)
      ADNET  Antidrug Network
      ADOC  Air Defense Operations Center
      ADP  (1) Automated Data Processing; (2) Airborne Data Processing
      ADP-MIS  Automated Data Processing Management Information System
      ADP-T  (1) Automated Data Processing and Associated Telecommunications; (2) Automated Data Processing and
      Associated Training
      ADPCM  Adaptive Differential Pulse-Code Modulation
      ADPE  Automated Data Processing Equipment
      ADPS  (1) ASARS Deployable Processing Station; (2) Automated Data Processing System
      ADPSSM  Automated Data Processing Systems Security Manual
      ADPSSO  ADP Special Security Officer
      ADPSSP  Automated Data Processing System Security Program
      ADRG  Advanced Digitized Raster Graphics
      ADRI  Arc Digital Raster Imagery
      ADS  (1) Automated Data System; (2) Air Defense Sector; (3) Airlift Defensive System; (4) Acoustic SOF Detection
      System; (5) Advanced Distributed Simulation
      ADSS  Aerospace Defense Systems Subcommittee
      ADSTAR  Advanced Document Storage & Retrieval System
      ADSW  Active Duty for Special Work
      ADT  (1) Active Duty For Training; (2) Additional Duty Training
      ADTLP  Army Doctrine and Training Literature Program
      ADTOC  Air Defense Tactical Operations Center
      ADTS  Adversary Threat Squadron
      ADV  Advance(d)
      ADVAL  Air Defense Evaluation Test
      ADVON  Advanced Echelon
      ADW  Air Defense Warning
      ADX  Air Defense Exercise
      ADZ  Air Defense Zone
      AE  (1) Atomic Energy; (2) Assault Echelon; (3) Ammunition Ship; (4) Aerial Exploitation; Application Entity
      AEAO  Airborne Emergency Action Officer
      AEB  Aerial Exploitation Battalion
      AEC  ASARS Exploitation Cell
      AEDS  Atomic Energy Detection System
      AEELS  (1) Automatic ELINT Emitter Location System; (2) Airborne ELINT Emitter Location System
      AEICC  Area Emergency Information Coordination Center
      AEM  Missile Tender
      AEMS  Automated Edge Measurement System
      AEN  Arbitrary ELINT Notation
      AEOS  Advanced Electro-Optical Sensor
      AEROFLOT  Former Soviet Union Civil Airline
      AES  (1) Atomic Energy Site; (2) Airborne ELINT System
      AESC  Aerospace Environmental Support Center
      AETC  Air Education and Training Command
      AETCAE  Army Europe Technical Control and Analysis Element
      AEV  Armored Engineer Vehicle
      AEW  Airborne Early Warning
      AEW&C  Airborne Early Warning and Control
      AF  (1) Air Force; (2) Armed Forces; (3) Stores Ship
      AFAC  Airborne Forward Air Controller
      AF ACSI  Air Force Chief of Staff Intelligence
      AFAITC  Armed Forces Air Intelligence Training Center (Goodfellow AFB, TX).
      AFAL  Air Force Armament Laboratory
      AFAMPE  USAF Automated Message Processing Exchange
      AFAMRL  Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory
      AFAP  Artillery-Fired Atomic Projectile
      AFARN  Air Force Air Request Net
      AFAS  Advanced Field Artillery System
      AFATDS  Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System
      AFB  (1) Air Force Base; (2) Airframe Bulletin; (3) Antifriction Bearing
      AFC  (1) Automatic Frequency Control; (2) All-source Fusion Center (Marine Corps)
      AFC4A  USAF Command, Control, Communications and Computer Agency
      AFCA  Air Force Collection Assets
      AFCC  (1) Air Force Communications Command; (2) Air Force Component Command
      AFCEA  Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association
      AFCENT  Allied Forces Central Europe (NATO)
      AFCS  (1) Automatic Flight Control System; (2) Army Facility Component System
      AFCSC  Air Force Cryptologic Support Center
      AFDB  Auxiliary Floating Drydock (large)
      AFDD  Air Force Doctrine Document
      AFDIGS  Air Force Digital Graphic Systems
      AFDL  Auxiliary Floating Drydock (small)
      AFDM  Auxiliary Floating Drydock (medium)
      AFDT  AEELS Fixed Downlink Terminal
      AFEOC  Air Force Emergency Operations Center
      AFEWC  Air Force Electronic Warfare Center
      AFFIS  Airfield Facilities Information System
      AFFOR  Air Force (Component) Forces
      AFGCCS  USAF Global Command and Control System
      AFGL  Air Force Geophysics Laboratory
      AFGWC  Air Force Global Weather Central
      AFGWC/FNOC  Air Force Global Weather Center/Fleet Numerical perations Center
      AFGWS  Air Force Ground Weather Stations
      AFIA  Air Force Intelligence Agency
      AFIC  (1) Air Force Information Center; (2) Air Force Intelligence Command; (3) Air Force Intelligence Center
      AFICE  Air Forces Iceland
      AFICP  Air Force Intelligence Communications Plan
      AFIES  Armed Forces Imagery Exploitation System
      AFIISP  Air Force Intelligence Information Systems Plan
      AFIO  Association of Former Intelligence Officers
      AFIP  Air Force Intelligence Plan
      AFIS  Air Force Intelligence Service/Study
      AFISA  Air Force Intelligence Support Agency
      AFIT  Air Force Institute of Technology
      AFITC  Air Force Intelligence Training Center
      AFIWC  Air Force Information Warfare Center
      AFLAN  AFSOC Local/Wide Area Network
      AFLANT  U.S. Air Forces, Atlantic
      AFLC  Air Force Logistics Command
      AFLE  Air Force Liaison Element
      AFLO  Air Force Liaison Office
      AFM  Air Force Manual
      AFMD/GF  Air Forces of the Military District/Group of Forces
      AFMC  Air Force Materiel Command
      AFMIC  Armed Forces Medical Intelligence Center
      AFMPC  Air Force Military Personnel Center
      AFMSIS  Air Force Modeling and Simulation Information System
      AFMSS  Air Force Mission Support System
      AFNET  (1) Air Force Network; (2) Air Force Data Network
      AFNORTH  Allied Forces Northern Europe (NATO)
      AFNORTHWEST  (1) Allied Forces Northwest Europe (NATO); (2) Air Forces Northwest Region
      AFOC  Air Force Operations Center
      AFOE  Assault Follow-On Echelon
      AFOSI  Air Force Office of Special Investigations
      AFOSP  Air Force Office of Security Police
      AFOSR  Air Force Office of Scientific Research
      AFOTEC  Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center
      AFR  (1) Air Force Reserve; (2) Air Force Regulation
      AFRES  Air Force Reserve
      AFS  (1) Air Force Station; (2) Combat Stores Ship
      AFSAA  Air Force Studies and Analyses Agency
      AFSAC  Air Force Special Activities Center
      AFSAT  Air Force Satellite
      AFSATCOM  Air Force Satellite Communications System
      AFSC  (1) Air Force Systems Command; (2) Air Force Specialty Code; (3) Armed Forces Staff College
      AFSCOORD  Assistant Fire Support Coordinator
      AFSCF  Air Force Satellite Control Facility
      AFSCN  Air Force Satellite Control Network
      AFSIP  Air Force Satellite Intelligence Program
      AFSOB  Air Force Special Operations Base
      AFSOC  Air Force Special Operations Command
      AFSOD  Air Force Special Operations Detachment
      AFSOE  Air Force Special Operations Element
      AFSOF  Air Force Special Operations Forces
      AFSOS  Air Force Special Operations School
      AFSOUTH  Allied Forces Southern Europe (NATO)
      AFSOUTHCOM  Air Force Southern Command
      AFSPACECOM  Air Force Space Command
      AFSPC  Air Force Space Command
      AFSPCIP  Air Force Space Command Intelligence Plan
      AFSPOC  Air Force Space Operations Center
      AFSSE  Air Force Space Surveillance Element
      AFSST  Air Force Space Support Team
      AFSTC  Air Force Space Technology Center
      AFTAC  Air Force Technical Applications Center
      AFTACIES  Air Force Tactical Imagery Exploitation System
      AFTF   Air Force Task Force
      AFTFWC  Air Force Tactical Fighter Weapons Center
      AFV  Armored Fighting Vehicle
      AF/VC  Air Force Vice Chief of Staff
      AFWAL  Air Force Wright Aeronautical Laboratory
      AFWARNS  Air Force Warning System
      AFWCCS  Air Force Wing Command and Control System
      AFWL  Air Force Weapons Laboratory
      AG  (1) Adjutant General; (2) Miscellaneous Auxiliary Ship
      AGARD  Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development (NATO)
      AGB  Icebreaker
      AGC  Automatic Gain Control
      AGCCS  Army’s Global Command and Control System
      AGDS  Deep Submergence Support Ship
      AGE  Experimental Auxiliary
      AGEF  Frigate Research Ship
      AGEH  Experimental Auxiliary (Hydrofoil)
      AGER  Intelligence Research Ship
      AGES  Advanced Ground Exploitation System
      AGF  Miscellaneous Command Ship
      AGHS  Patrol Combatant Support Ship
      AGI  Intelligence Collection Ship
      AGL  (1) Buoy Tender; (2) Above Ground Level
      AGM  (1) Air-to-Ground Missile; (2) Missile Range Instrumentation Ship
      AGMR  Major Communications Relay Ship
      AGMS  Armored Ground Mobility System
      AGOR  Oceanographic Research Ship
      AGOS  (1) Ocean Surveillance Ship; (2) Air-Ground Operations School NATO); (3) Air-Ground Operations System
      AGP  Patrol Craft Tender
      AGR  Army Guard Reserve
      AGS  (1) Hydrographic Survey Ship; (2) FSU Automatic Grenade Launcher
      AGT  Agent
      AGZ  Actual Ground Zero
      AH  (1) Hospital Ship; (2) Alternate Headquarters
      AHFEWS  Army High Frequency Electronic Warfare System
      AI  (1) Airborne Intercept; (2) Air Intelligence; (3) Artificial Intelligence; (4) Air Interdiction; (5) Airborne Interceptors; (6) Area of
      Interest; (7) All-Source Intelligence
      A3I  Accelerated Architecture Acquisition Initiative
      AIA  (1) Army Intelligence Agency; (2) ACE Intelligence Architecture; (3) ACE Interface Architecture; (4) Air Intelligence Agency
      AIAA  American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
      AIA/IRD  Air Intelligence Agency/Intelligence Reserve Detachment
      AIAWS  Automated Intelligence Analyst Workstation
      AIB  Atlantic Intelligence Board
      AIC  (1) Atlantic Intelligence Command; 2) Afloat Intelligence Center
      AICBM  Anti-Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
      AID  (1) U.S. Agency for International Development; (2) Aerospace Information Digest; (3) Army Information Digest;
      (4) Accident, Incident, Deficiencies; 5) Active Integral Defense
      AIDES  (1) Analyst Intelligence Information Display and exploitation System; (2) Automated Intelligence Display and
      Exploitation System
      AIDS  (1) Acoustic Intelligence Data System; (2) Advanced Identification System; (3) Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
      AIF  (1) Automated Installations Intelligence File; (2) Army Industrial Fund; (3) Airfield Installation File; (4) Air Intelligence Flight;
      (5) Automated Installation File
      AIFV  Armored Infantry Fighting Vehicle
      AIG  (1) Address Indicator Group; (2) Air Intelligence Group
      AIIC  Advanced Imagery Interpretation Course
      AIIF  Automated Installation Intelligence File
      AIIRS  Automated Intelligence Information Retrieval System
      AIM  (1) Air Intercept Missile; (2) Active Inert Missile; (3) ADCOM Intelligence Memorandum
      AIMD  Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department
      AIMP  (1) Army Intelligence Management Plan; (2) Army Intelligence Master Plan; (3) Advanced Imagery Management Program;
      (4) Automated Information Management Program
      AIMTB  Artificial Intelligence Module Testbed
      AIN  Advanced Intelligence Network
      AIO  Air Intelligence Officer
      AIOEC  Association of Iron Ore Exporting Countries
      AIP  (1) Architecture Implementation Plan; (2) Anti-Surface-Warfare Improvement Program
      AIPR  Automated Information Processing Request
      AIR  American Institute for Research
      AIRA  Air Attache
      AIRCENT  (1) Air Forces Central Region (NATO); (2) Allied Air Forces Central Europe
      AIRCOM  Air Command
      AIRCOMTERM  Airborne Communications Terminal
      AIRES  Advanced Imagery Requirements and Exploitation System
      AIRES II  Airborne Reconnaissance Electronic System II
      AIREW  Airborne Infrared Early Warning
      AIRK  Area Interswitch Rekeying Key
      AIRLO  Air Liaison Officer
      AIRREQRECON  Air Request Reconnaissance
      AIR  (1) Replenishment Oiler; (2) American Institute of Research
      AIRS  (1) Advanced Inertial Reference Sphere; (2) Automated Information Retrieval Systems
      AIRTAPS  Aerial Imagery Reconnaissance Tracking and Plotting System
      AIS  (1) Automated Indicator System; (2) Advanced Indications Structure; (3) Advanced Indications System; (4) Army
      Intelligence Survey; (5) Automated Information System; (6) Air Intelligence Squadron
      AISA  Automated Intelligence Support Activity
      AISS  Automated Information Systems Security
      AIST  Air Intelligence Support Team
      AITE  Advanced Indications Technology Experiment
      AIU  Army Interrogation Unit
      AIWO  Air Intelligence Warning Officer
      AIWS  Advanced Interdiction Weapon System
      AJ  Antijamming
      AJCC  Alternate Joint Communications Center
      AJFP  Adaptive Joint Force Package
      AJNPE  Airborne Joint Nuclear Planning Element
      A/JSIC  Alternate JSIC
      AK  (1) Cargo Ship; (2) FSU Kalashnikov Family of Assault Rifles; (3) Automatic Remote Rekeying
      AKA  Also Known As
      AKDC  Automatic Key Distribution Center
      AKD/RCU  Automatic Key Distribution/Rekeying Control Unit
      AKL  Light Cargo Ship
      AKM  (1) Apogee Kick Motor; (2) AK-47 Assault Rifle
      AKMC  Automated Key Management Center
      AKMS  Automated Key Management System
      AKR  Vehicle Cargo Ship
      AKTCAE  Army Korea Technical Control And Analysis Element
      ALAIRCOM  Alaskan Air Command
      ALARM  Alert, Locate and Report Missiles
      ALASAT  Air-Launched Antisatellite
      ALASCOM  Alaskan Communications Inc.
      ALB  Air-Land Battle Doctrine (FM 100-5)
      ALBM  Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
      ALC  Accounting Legend Code
      ALCATS  Automated Lines of Communication and Target System
      ALCC  Airlift Control Center
      ALCE  Airlift Control Element
      ALCM  Air-Launched Cruise Missile
      ALCOM  Alaskan Command
      ALCOP  Alternate Command Post
      ALCOR  ARPA Lincoln C-Band Observable Radar
      ALCS  Airborne Launch Control System
      ALD  Airlift Division
      ALE  (1) AIRES Lifecycle Extension; (2) Automated Link Establishment
      ALERT  Attack and Launch Early Report to Theater (AF)
      ALES  AIRES Life Extension System
      ALF  Auxiliary Landing Field
      ALFA  Advanced Liaison Forward Area
      ALL  Airborne Laser Laboratory
      ALMS  Automated Logistics Management System
      ALO  (1) Air Liaison Officer; (2) Authorized Level of Organization
      ALOC(S)  Air Line(s) of Communication
      ALPS  Accidental Launch Protection System
      ALRAAM  Air-Launched Long-Range Air-to-Air Missile
      ALRP-S  Army Long-Range Plan for Space
      ALRPG  Army Long-Range Planning Guidance
      ALS  (1) Active Laser Seeker; (2) Airborne Link Segment
      ALSA  Air-Land-Sea Application (Center)
      ALSS  Advanced Location Strike System
      ALT  (1) Alternate; (2) Altitude
      ALTAlR  ARPA Long-Range Tracking and Instrumentation Radar
      ALTREV  Altitude Reservation
      ALUSNA  American Legation U.S. Naval Attache
      ALUSNLO  American Legation U.S. Naval Liaison Officer
      ALWT  Advanced Lightweight Torpedo
      ALWTIC  Annual Land Warfare Technical Intelligence Conference
      AM  (1) Ante Meridian (Before Noon); (2) Amplitude Modulation; (3) Asset Manager; (4) Aerographers Mate
      AMAB  Air Mobile Assault Brigade
      AMASS  (1) Advanced Marine Airborne SlGlNT System; (2) Advanced Marine Air Support System
      AMBISS  Automated Map-Based Intelligence Support System
      AMC  (1) Airspace Management and Control; (2) Army Materiel Command (Formerly DARCOM); (3) Air Mobility Command;
      (4) Air Mission Commander
      AMCC  (1) Ashore Mobile Contingency Communications; (2) Ashore Mobile Command Center
      AMC/IN  AMC Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence
      AMCIT  American Citizen
      AMCM  Airborne Mine Countermeasures
      AMD  Activated Metal Decoy
      AMDT  AEELS Mobile Downlink Terminal
      AME  Airspace Management Element
      AMEMB  American Embassy
      AMETS  Artillery Meteorological System
      AMF  Allied Command Europe Mobile Force (NATO)
      AMH  Automated Message Handling
      AMHA  Army Management Headquarters Activity
      AMHS  Automated Message Handling System
      AMIDS  Airborne Mine Detection System
      AMIM  Army Modernization Information Memorandum
      AMIP  Army Model Improvement Plan
      AMIRS  Army Multispectral Imagery Requirements Study
      AMIS  Advanced Microwave Imaging Sensor
      AMM  Army Modernization Memorandum
      Ammo  Ammunition
      AMMS  (1) Allowance Material Management System; (2) Acquisition Milestone Management System
      AMOPES  Army Mobilization and Operations Planning and Execution System
      AMOPS  Army Mobilization Operations and Planning System
      AMOS  Air Force Maui Optical System
      AMP  (1) Amplification; (2) Army Modernization Plan; (3) Acquisition Master Plan
      AMPDS  Automated Message Processing Dissemination System
      AMPE  Automated Message Processing Exchange
      AMPHI  Aerial Mission Photographic Indoctrination
      AMPHIB  Amphibious
      AMPL  Amplitude
      AMPS  (1) Automated Mission Planning System; (2) Automated Message Processing System; (3) Aim Point System
      AMRAAM  Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile
      AMRWS  Advanced Remote Miniaturized Weather Station
      AMS  (1) Automated Message System; (2) Auto-Manual System; (3) Autonomous Message Switch; (4) Advanced Mapping Spectrometer
      AMSAT  Amateur Radio Satellite
      AMSC  Advanced Military Spaceflight Capability
      AMS-H  Advanced Missile System Heavy
      AMSSA  Assured Mission Support Space Architecture
      AMST  Advanced Medium STOL Transport
      AMT  ACTS Mobile Terminal
      AMTF  Airmobile Task Force
      AMTP  Army Mission Training Plan
      AMU  Astronaut Maneuvering Unit
      AMW  Amphibious Warfare
      AN  (1) Net Tender; (2) Army/Navy
      ANALIT  Analyst-to-Analyst Message Format
      ANC  African National Congress
      ANCC  (1) Ashore Navy Communications Capability; (2) Automated Network Control Center
      ANDVT  Advanced Narrowband Digital Voice Terminal
      ANEX  Analyst-to-Analyst Exchange Message Format
      ANFO   Ammonium Nitrate Fuel Oil
      ANG Air National Guard
      ANGB  Army National Guard Base
      ANGLlCO  Air and Naval Gunfire Liaison Company
      ANL  Net-Laying Ship
      ANLYS  Analysis
      ANMCC  Alternate National Military Command Center
      ANMIC  Alternate National Military Intelligence Center
      ANR  (1) Alaskan NORAD Region; (2) Active Noise Reduction
      ANRPC  Association of Natural Rubber-Producing Countries
      ANSI  American National Standards Institute
      ANVIS  Aviator’s Night Vision Imaging System
      AN/VRC  Army Navy Vehicle Radio Communications
      ANZUS  Australia, New Zealand, United States
      AO  (1) Action Officer; (2) Oiler; (3) Authenticator Organization; (4) Area of Operations; (5) Aerial Observer
      AOA  (1) Amphibious Objective Area; (2) Angle of Attack; (3) Angle of Arrival; (4) Airborne Optical Adjunct
      AOB  (1) Air Order of Battle; (2) Advanced Operational Base
      AOBTS  Air Order of Battle Textual Summary
      AOC  (1) Air Officer Commanding (U.K.); (2) Air Operations Center; (3) Army Operations Center
      AOCC  Area Operations Control Center
      AOCS  Aviation Officers Candidate School
      AOE  Fast Combat Support Ship
      AOFDA  U.S. AID Office for Foreign Disaster Assistance
      AOG  Gasoline Tanker
      AOI  (1) Area of Influence; (2) Area of Interest
      AOIC  Assistant Officer in Charge
      AOIR  (1) ACE Operational Intelligence Requirements; (2) Area of Intelligence Responsibility
      AOL  Area of Limitation
      AO&M/NM  Administration, Operations, and Maintenance/Network Management
      AOO  Air Operations Order
      AOP  (1) Area of Probability; (2) Air Operations Plan
      AOR  Area of Responsibility
      AOS  (1) Special Liquids Tanker; (2) Amphibious Objective Study; (3) Area of Separation
      AOSG  Amphibious Operation Support Graphic
      AOSS  Automated Office Support System
      AOT  Transport Oiler
      AOTF  Acoustic-Optic Tunable Filter
      AP  (1) Armor-Piercing; (2) Air Police; (3) Transport Ship; (4) Associated Press; (5) Ammonium Perchlorate; (6) Antipersonnel; (7) Application Processor
      AP-I  Armor Piercing Incendiary
      APB  (1) Self-Propelled Barracks Ship; (2) All Points Bulletin; (3) Antipersonnel Bomb; (4) Acquisition Program Baseline
      APC  (1) Armored Personnel Carrier; (2) Area of Positive Control; (3) Adaptive Predictive Coding
      APCC  Alternate Processing and Correlation Center
      APFSDS  Armor-Piercing, Fin-Stabilized, Discarding Sabot
      APHIS  USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
      APL  (1) Barracks Craft (non self-propelled); (2) Applied Physics Laboratory (Johns Hopkins University)
      APM  Army Program Memorandum
      APMS  (1) Automated Production Management System; (2) Advanced Precision Measurement System
      APO  (1) Army Post Office; (2) Air Post Office
      APOD  Aerial Port of Debarkation
      APOE  Aerial Port of Embarkation
      APORTS  Aerial Ports File (JOPES)
      APP  Application
      APPS  Applications
      Appl  Application
      Approx  Approximately
      APPS  Analytical Photogrammetric Position System
      APS  (1) ASARS-II Processing Segment; (2) Air Planning System
      APT  (1) Automatic Picture Transmission; (2) Airport
      APU  Auxiliary Power Unit
      APVO  FSU Air Defense Aviation
      APW American Prisoner of War
      AQF  Advanced QUICKFIX
      AR  (1) Advanced Readiness; (2) Army Regulation; (3) Action Required; (4) Repair Ship; (5) Agent Report; (6) Army Reserve; (7) Army
      ARABSAT  Arab Satellite (Communications Organization)
      ARB  Battle Damage Repair Ship
      ARC  (1) Cable Ship; (2) Acquisition Review Committee; (3) Armored Reconnaissance Carrier; (4) Air Reserve Component
      ARCENT  U.S. Army Forces Central Command
      ARCENT-K  USACENT forward element-Kuwait
      ARCENT-SA  USACENT forward element-Saudi Arabia
      ARCH  Architecture
      ARCOM  Army Command
      ARDC Air Research and Development Command
      AREC  Air Element Coordinator
      ARCS  (1) Automated Reproduction and Collating System; (2) Acquisition Radar and Control System
      ARD  Auxiliary Repair Drydock
      ARDF  Airborne Radio Direction Finding
      ARDM  Auxiliary Repair Drydock
      AREPT  Agent Report
      ARF  Airborne Relay Facility
      ARFCOS  Armed Forces Courier Service
      ARFOR  Army Force(s)
      ARG  (1) Amphibious Readiness Group; (2) Internal Combustion Engine Repair Ship
      ARIS  Advanced Range Instrumentation Ship
      ARL  (1) Landing Craft Repair Ship; (2) Airborne Reconnaissance Low; (3) Army Research Lab; (4) Aerial Reconnaissance Liaison
      ARL-I  Airborne Reconnaissance Low-Imagery
      ARLANT  U.S. Army Forces, LANTCOM
      ARLEA  Army Logistics Evaluation Agency
      ARLO  Air Reconnaissance Liaison Officer
      ARM  (1) Antiradiation Missile; (2) Atmospheric Radiation Measurement
      ARMA  Army Attache
      ARMISE  Army Reserve Military Intelligence Support Element
      ARMLO  Army Liaison Officer
      ARMS  Automated Resource Management System
      ARNG  Army National Guard
      ARO  (1) Area Records Officer; (2) Auxiliary Readout
      ARP  Alert Response Plan
      ARPA  Advanced Research Projects Agency
      ARPAC  Army Pacific
      ARPANET  Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
      ARPS  Advanced Radar Processing System
      ARPV  Advanced Remotely Piloted Vehicle
      ARR  Radiological Repair Ship
      ARRC  (1) ACE Rapid Reaction Corps; (2) Allied Rapid Reaction Corps
      ARRN  Andean Ridge Radar Network
      ARRS  Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Service
      ARS  (1) Salvage and Rescue Ship; (2) Aerial Reconnaissance and Surveillance; (3) Airborne Receiver System; (4) Air Rescue Service
      ARSA  (1) Annual Reevaluation of Safe Areas; (2) Airborne Reconnaissance and Surveillance Architecture
      ARSGS  Airborne Reconnaissance SIGINT Ground Systems
      ARSO  Assistant Regional Security Officer
      ARSOA  Army Special Operations Aviation
      ARSOC  Army Special Operations Command
      ARSOF  Army Special Operations Forces
      ARSOFE  Army Special Operations Forces, Europe
      ARSOFSUPCOM  Army Special Operations Forces Support Command
      ARSOTF  Army Special Operations Task Force
      ARSP  Advanced Reconnaissance Support Program
      ARSPACE  Army Space Command
      ARSPACECOM  Army Space Command
      ARSPOC  Army Space Operations Center
      ARSST  Army Space Command Space Support Team
      ARSTAF  Army Staff
      ART  (1) Aerial Reconnaissance Team; (2) Amateur Radio Transceiver
      ARTADS  Army Tactical Data System
      ARTAS-K  Army Training and Support-Kuwait (former name for ARCENT-K)
      ARTBASS  Army Training Battle Simulation Systems
      ARTCC  Air Route Traffic and Control Center
      ARTEP  (1) Army Readiness Training Evaluation Program; (2) Army Training and Evaluation Program
      ARTISS  Advanced Requirements Tasking Information and Support System
      ARTPP  Airborne Reconnaissance Technology Program Plan
      ARTS  Automated Remote Tracking Station
      ARTY  Artillery
      ARV  (1) Armored Recovery Vehicle; (2) Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle; (3) Aircraft Repair Ship
      ARW  Air Refueling Wing
      AS  (1) Submarine Tender; (2) Air Surveillance; (3) Analysis Subsystem; (4) Air Station; (5) Anti Spoofing; (6) Advanced Sensors
      ASA  Army Space Agency
      ASA  (M&RA)Assistant Secretary of the Army (Manpower and Reserve Affairs)
      ASAB  All-Source Analysis Branch
      ASAC  All-Source Analysis Center
      ASAP  (1) As Soon As Possible; (2) Advanced Sensor Applications Program
      ASAR  Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar
      ASARC  Army Systems Acquisition Review Council
      ASARS  Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar System
      ASART  (1) AEELS Support Analysis Reporting Terminal; (2) Analysis Support and Reporting Terminal
      ASAS  All-Source Analysis System
      ASAS-AS  All-Source Analysis System All-Source Workstation
      ASAS-E  All-Source Analysis System-Extended
      ASAS-SS  All-Source Analysis System Single-Source Workstation
      ASAS-W  All-Source Analysis System WARRIOR
      ASAT  (1) Antisatellite; (2) Antisatellite Treaty; (3) Advance Satellite Antenna Technology
      ASB  (1) Air Surveillance Broadcast; (2) Army Science Board
      ASC  (1) AUTODlN Switching Center; (2) Army Service Component; (3) Army Space Command; (4) Advanced Systems Course
      ASCAMP  Advanced Single-Channel Manpack
      ASCII  American Standard Code for Information Interchange
      ASCC  (1) Air Standardization Coordinating Committee; (2) Alternate Space Control Center
      ASCII  American National Standard Code for Information Interchange
      ASCM  Antiship Cruise Missile
      ASCON  Automatic Switched Communications Network
      ASD  Assistant Secretary of Defense
      ASD  (C3I) Assistant Secretary of Defense (Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence)
      ASD  (C4I) Assistant Secretary of Defense (Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence)
      ASD  (ISA) Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs
      ASD  (S&R) Assistant Secretary of Defense for Strategy and Requirements
      ASD  (SO/LIC) Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low Intensity Conflict
      ASDC  Advanced Space Data Corporation
      ASDEP  Army Space Exploitation Demonstration Programs
      ASDIA  All-Source Document Index
      ASDIAZ  All-Source Document Index Automated File-Compartmented
      ASDIAZO  All-Source Document Index Automated File-ORCON
      ASDIC  Armed Services Documents Intelligence Center
      ASDS  (1) Automated SlGlNT Dissemination System; (2) Advanced SEAL Delivery System
      ASDV  Auxiliary SEAL Delivery Vehicle
      ASE  (1) Aircraft Survivability Equipment; (2) Airborne Support Element
      ASEAN  Association of Southeast Asian Nations
      ASED  Army Space Exploitation Demonstration
      ASEDP  Army Space Exploitation Demonstration Program
      ASEMA  Army Special Electronic Mission Aircraft
      ASF  All-Source Format
      ASFC  All-Source Fusion Center
      ASG  Area Support Group
      ASGOBS  Army Standard Ground Order of Battle System
      ASI  (1) Additional Skill Indicator; (2) U.S. Army Space Institute; (3) All-Source Intelligence
      ASIC  All-Source Intelligence Center
      ASICC  All-Source Intelligence Coordinating Center
      ASIDS  Airborne Secondary Imagery Dissemination System
      ASIP  All-Source Imagery Processor
      ASIPS  Army Standard Intelligence Plotter System
      ASIS  Army Space Initiatives Study
      ASIT  Adaptable Surface Interface Terminal
      ASM  (1) Air-to-Surface Missile; (2) Antiship Missile; (3) Attache Support Message
      ASMD  Antiship Missile Defense
      ASMT  Assessment
      ASN  (RDA) Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisition)
      ASOC  Air Support Operations Center
      ASOG  Air Support Operations Group
      ASOS  Air Support Operations Squadron
      ASP  Ammunition Supply Point
      ASPAC  Asian and Pacific Council
      ASPADOC  Alternate Space Defense Operations Command
      ASPB  Assault Patrol Support Boat (Riverine Warfare Craft)
      ASPIC  Armed Services Personnel Interrogation Center
      ASPJ  Airborne/Advanced Self-Protection Jammer
      ASPO  Army Space Program Office
      ASPS  All-Source Production Section
      ASR  (1) Submarine Rescue Ship; (2) Airport Surveillance Radar; (3) Adaptive Situation Recognizer
      ASRP  (1) Airborne SlGlNT Reconnaissance Program; (2) Airborne SIOP Reconnaissance Plan
      ASRRS  Army Survivable, Recovery and Reconstitution System
      ASSC  Alternate Space Surveillance Center
      ASSET  All Source Satellite Evaluation Tool
      ASSIST  (1) Army System for Standard Intelligence Support Terminals; (2) Automated Special Security Terminals; (3) Automated Special Security Information System; (4) Automated Information System Security Incident Support Team
      ASSM  Antiship Surface Missile
      ASSOTW  Airfields and Seaplane Stations of the World
      ASSR  Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic
      ASST  (1) Antiship Surveillance and Tracking; (2) Assistant
      ASSW  Antisurface Ship Warfare
      ASTAG  Army Service and Technology Advisory Group
      ASTEC  Advanced Satellite Technology and Extremely High Frequency Communications
      ASTERIX  Automated Analyst Support Tools
      ASTMP  Army Science and Technology Master Plan
      ASTP  APOLLO-SOYUZ Test Program
      ASU  (1) FSU Airborne Self-Propelled Antitank Gun; (2) Approved for Service Use
      ASUW  Antisurface Warfare
      ASU SWA  Administrative Support Unit Southwest Asia
      ASUWC  Antisurface Warfare Commander
      ASV  Armored Support Vehicle
      ASW  (1) Antisubmarine Warfare; (2) Aircrew Survival Weapon
      ASWC  Antisubmarine Warfare Commander
      ASWCCS  Antisubmarine Warfare Command and Control System
      ASWOC  Antisubmarine Warfare Operations Center
      ASWTF  Antisubmarine Warfare Task Force
      AT  (1) Antitank; (2) Air Transit; (3) Simple Antenna (Electronic Component); (4) Air Technician; (5) Awaiting Transportation;
      (6) Antiterrorism, (7) Annual Training
      ATA  (1) Actual Time of Arrival; (2) Ocean Tug; (3) Air Transport Association; (4) Advanced Tactical Aircraft; (5) Air Traffic
      Agency
      ATAC  ASAP Technical Advisory Committee
      ATACC  Advanced Tactical Air Command Center
      ATACMS  (U.S.) Army Tactical Missile System
      ATACMS ER  Army Tactical Missile System Extended Range
      ATACS  (1) Analyst-to-Analyst Communications Service; (2) Army Tactical Communications System
      ATAF  Allied Tactical Air Force (NATO)
      ATARS  Advanced Tactical Aerial Reconnaissance System
      ATAS  (1) Air-To-Air Stinger; (2) Automatic Terrain Avoidance System
      ATB  (1) Air Technical Battalion; (2) Advanced Technology Bomber
      ATBM  Antitactical Ballistic Missile
      ATC  (1) Air Traffic Control; (2) Air Training Command, USAF; (3) Air Target Chart; (4) Mini-Armored Troop Carrier (Riverine
      Warfare Craft)
      ATCAE  Army Technical Control and Analysis Element
      ATCC  Air Traffic Control Center
      ATCCS  Army Tactical Command and Control System
      ATCH  ASW Torpedo-Carrying Helicopter
      ATCU  Airfield Traffic Control Unit
      ATD  (1) Actual Time of Departure; (2) Advanced Technology Demonstration
      ATDB  ACE Target Data Base
      ATD/IFD  Advanced Technology Demonstration/Integrated Feasibility Demonstration
      ATDL  Automated Tactical Data Link
      ATDS  Airborne Tactical Data System
      ATE  Automatic Test Equipment
      ATETS  Atomic Heat and Powerplant
      ATF  (1) Advanced Tactical Fighter; (2) Amphibious Task Force; (3) Fleet Ocean Tug; (4) Aviation Turbine Fuel; (5) After the Fact
      ATFD  Automated Tactical Fusion Division
      ATGIN  Atomic Ground Intercept
      ATGL  Antitank Guided Launcher
      ATGM  Antitank Guided Missile
      ATH  Above The Horizon
      ATI  Automated Tactical Intelligence
      ATIC  Aircraft Technical Intelligence Conference
      ATIMS  Advanced Technical Information Management System
      ATL  ACE Threat List
      ATLIS  Airborne Tracking Laser Identification System
      atm  Atmosphere
      ATM  (1) Antitank Missile; (2) Air Target Materials; (3) Air Target Mosaic; (4) Antitactical Missile; (5) Asynchronous Transfer
      Mode; (6) Air Tasking Message
      A-TM  Alpha Team (Special Forces Operational Detachment)
      ATMDE  Army Theater Missile Defense Element
      ATMG  Arms Transfer Management Group
      ATMOS  Atmospheric Trace Molecules Spectroscopy
      ATMP  Air Target Materials Program
      ATO  (1) Air Tasking Order; (2) Abort-To-Orbit
      ATOC  Allied Tactical Operations Center (NATO)
      AFTOCONF  Air Tasking Order Confirmation
      ATOL  Assisted Takeoff & Landing
      ATOS  Atlantic Theater Operational Intelligence System
      ATP  (1) Allied Tactical Publication (NATO); (2) Advanced Technology Program; (3) Advanced Tracking Prototype; (4) Advanced
      Tactical Planner
      ATP-FO  Automated Tracking Prototype Follow-On
      ATP/RMBUX  Advance Tracking Prototype/Rocky Mountain Basic UNIX
      ATR  Automatic Target Recognition
      ATRS  Advanced Tactical Reconnaissance System
      ATS  (1) Salvage and Rescue Ship; (2) Automated Tasking System; (3) Audit Trail Server; (4) Applications Technology Satellite
      ATSS  Alaskan Transportable Satellite System
      AT&T  American Telephone and Telegraph
      ATT  Technical Assistance Training Team
      ATTCS  Army Tactical Command and Control System
      ATTD  Advanced Technology Transition Demonstration
      ATTE  Assistant Theater Topographic Engineer
      ATTG  Automated Tactical Target Graphic
      ATTN/Attn  Attention (to the attention of)
      ATTP  ACOM Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures
      ATWC  Atmospheric Tactical Warning Connectivity
      AU  Air University
      AUD  Arbitrary Unit Designator
      AUGTDA  Augmentation Table of Distribution and Allowances
      AUM  Air-to-Underwater Missile
      AUS  Army of the United States
      AUSA  Association of the United States Army
      AUSCANUKUS  Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, United States
      AUSD  Assistant Deputy Under Secretary for Defense
      AutoID  Automatic Identification
      AUTODIN  Automatic Digital Network
      AUTOSEC  Automation Security
      AUTOSEVOCOM  Automatic Secure Voice Communications Network
      AUTOVON  Automatic Voice Network
      AUTUMN FORGE  NATO Exercise
      AUXCP  Auxiliary Command Post
      AV  (1) Armored Vehicle; (2) Audio-Visual; (3) Air Vehicle; (4) Auxiliary Vector
      AVCS  Attitude and Velocity Control System
      AVF  All-Volunteer Force
      AVGAS  Aviation Gasoline
      AVHRR  Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer
      AVIM  Aviation Intermediate Maintenance
      AVLB  Armored Vehicle-Launched Bridge
      AVMF  FSU Naval Aviation
      AVMT  Aviation Maintenance Trainer
      AVN  Aviation
      AVP  Authorized Vendor Program
      AVR  Aircraft Rescue Vehicle
      AVSAT  Aviation Satellite System
      AVSCOM  Aviation System Command
      AVT  Auxiliary Aircraft Landing Training Ship
      AVUM  Aviation Unit Maintenance
      AW  (1) Air Warning; (2) Automatic Weapon(s); (3) Water Tanker; (4) All-Weather
      AWACS  Airborne Warning and Control System
      AWADS  Adverse Weather Aerial Delivery System
      AWARS  All-Weather Reconnaissance System
      AWC  (1) Air War College; (2) Army War College; (3) Air Warfare Center
      AWDS  Automated Weather Distribution System
      AWE  Advanced Warfighting Experiment
      AWESS I  Automatic Weapon Effect Signature Simulator
      AWGN  Additive White Gaussian Noise
      AWIS  (1) Army WWMCCS Information System; (2) Aircraft Wireless Intercom System
      AWN  Automated Weather Network
      AWOP  (1) Absent Without Pay; (2) Automated Weaponeering Optimization Program
      AWS  (1) Air Weather Service; (2) Advance Warning System; (3) Analyst Workstation
      AWSS  Area Weapon Scoring System
      AWT  Water Transport
      AWWIMS  Automated Worldwide Warning Indicator Monitoring System
      AWX  All-Weather
      AXAF  Advanced X-ray Astrophysics Facility
      AXP  Allied Exercise Publication
      AXT  Training Ship
      AZ  Azimuth

      and more!

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