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Acronyms and Abbreviations

AAW antiaircraft warfare
ABI airborne-based interceptor
ABIR airborne infrared
ABL Airborne Laser
ABM antiballistic missile
ABMDA Advanced Ballistic Missile Defense Agency
ABT air-breathing threat
ADSAM air-directed surface-to-air missile
AEU antenna equipment unit
AHTK airborne hit-to-kill
ALHK air-launched hit-to-kill
ALTB airborne laser test bed
AMRAAM advanced medium-range air-to-air missile
AN/TPY Army Navy/transportable radar surveillance
AO adaptive optics
APS American Physical Society
ASAT antisatellite
ASUW antisurface warfare
ASW antisubmarine warfare
ATR automatic target recognition
AUPC average unit production cost
   
BAMBI ballistic missile boost intercept
BILL beacon illuminator laser
BMC2 battle management command and control


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D Acronyms and Abbreviations AAW antiaircraft warfare ABI airborne-based interceptor ABIR airborne infrared ABL Airborne Laser ABM antiballistic missile ABMDA Advanced Ballistic Missile Defense Agency ABT air-breathing threat ADSAM air-directed surface-to-air missile AEU antenna equipment unit AHTK airborne hit-to-kill ALHK air-launched hit-to-kill ALTB airborne laser test bed AMRAAM advanced medium-range air-to-air missile AN/TPY Army Navy/transportable radar surveillance AO adaptive optics APS American Physical Society ASAT antisatellite ASUW antisurface warfare ASW antisubmarine warfare ATR automatic target recognition AUPC average unit production cost BAMBI ballistic missile boost intercept BILL beacon illuminator laser BMC2 battle management command and control 192

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APPENDIX D 193 BMC3 battle management command, control, and communications BMC4I battle management command, control, communications, computing, and intelligence BMD ballistic missile defense BMDO Ballistic Missile Defense Office BPI boost-phase intercept C2 command and control C2BMC command and control battle management center C3 command, control, and communications C3I command, control, communications, and intelligence CAP combat air patrol CBO Congressional Budget Office CE capability enhancement CEU cooling equipment unit COCOM combatant commander COIL chemical oxygen-iodine laser CONOPS concept of operations CONUS continental United States CSV cable support vehicle DACS divert and attitude control system DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency DEM/VAL demonstration and validation DISA Defense Information System Agency DOD Department of Defense DOE Director of Estimating DOF degrees of freedom DOT Department of Transportation DSP Defense Support Program DTRM dual-thrust rocket motor ECS engagement control station EEU electronic equipment unit EKV exoatmospheric kill vehicle EMD engineering and manufacturing development EO electro-optics EOR engage on remote EPP electronic power plant ERIS exoatmospheric reentry interceptor system EWS early warning system FAIR fly along infrared

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194 APPENDIX D FBX X-band radar (stand-alone version) FEWS future early warning system FGA Fort Greely, Alaska FLIR forward-looking infrared FOC final operational capability FY fiscal year FYDP future years defense plan GBI ground-based interceptor GBR ground-based radar GBX ground-based X-band radar GEO geosynchronous orbit GMD Ground-Based Midcourse Defense GMD-E Ground-Based Midcourse Defense-Evolved HALO-2 High Altitude Observatory 2 (program) HEL high-energy laser HF/DF hydrogen fluoride/deuterium fluoride HTK hit to kill IBCS integrated battle command system ICBM intercontinental ballistic missile IDT IFICS data terminal IFICS in-flight interceptor communications station IFTU in-flight target update IOC initial operational capability IOT&E initial operational test and evaluation IR infrared IRBM intermediate-range ballistic missile ITOF interceptor total time of flight KEI kinetic energy interceptor KKV kinetic-kill vehicle KV kill vehicle LADAR laser detection and ranging (laser radar) LCC life-cycle cost LOR launch on remote LOS line of sight LRIP low rate initial production LSRBM long- and short-range ballistic missiles LWIR long-wave infrared

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APPENDIX D 195 MCS mission control system MDA Missile Defense Agency MDIOC Missile Defense Integrated Operations Center MEADS Medium Extended Air Defense System MILCON military construction MKV multiple kill vehicle MRBM medium-range ballistic missile MSE missile segment enhancement (improved PAC-3) MSX midcourse space experiment MTS-B multispectral targeting system, version B NAS National Academy of Sciences NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization NCADE network-centric airborne defense element NGAM next-generation Aegis missile NMD national missile defense NRC National Research Council O&S operations and support O&S sunk operations and support (expended) OC operations central OSD Office of Secretary of Defense PAA Phased Adaptive Approach PAC-3 Patriot Advanced Capability 3 PB President’s budget PBDI postboost, predeployment intercept PG precision-guided PTSS Precision Tracking and Surveillance System R&D research and development RCS radar cross-section RDT&E research, development, testing, and evaluation RF radio frequency ROE rules of engagement ROM rough order of magnitude RS radar set RV reentry vehicle S&T science and technology SAM surface-to-air missile SBI space-based interceptor

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196 APPENDIX D SBX sea-based X-band radar SBIRS spaced-based infrared aystem SDACS solid divert and atitude control system SECDEF Secretary of Defense SES shoot-engage-shoot SFS shoot-fail-shoot SLS shoot-look-shoot SM standard missile SM-3 Standard Missile-3 SMRBM short- and medium-range ballistic missiles SPY-1 naval phased-array radar SRBM short-range ballistic missile STSS Space Tracking and Surveillance System T2Go time to go TBM theater ballistic missile TBMD theater ballistic missile defense TDACS Throttleable Divert and Attitude Control System TEL transporter erector launcher TFCC THAAD fire control and communications THAAD Terminal (formerly theater) High-Altitude Area Defense TILL tracking illuminator laser TOM target object map TOS tactical operations station TPY-2 forward-based X-band radar T/R transmit/receive TRL technology readiness level TSC theater surface combatant TSG tactical support group TSRM third-stage rocket motor TWAA tactical warning and attack assessment UAV unmanned aerial vehicle UEWR upgraded early warning radar UHF ultrahigh frequency USA United States Army USAF United States Air Force USMC United States Marine Corps USN United States Navy

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APPENDIX D 197 VAFB Vandenberg Air Force Base, California Vbo Burnout velocity VLS vertical launch system WMD weapons of mass destruction XBR X-band radar