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56 ACRONYMS AC Advisory Circular LCSS Low Cost Surface Surveillance ACM Airport Certification Manual LED Light Emitting Diode ADS-B Automated Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast LOA Letter of Agreement A/FD Airport/Facility Directory LOT Loop Detection Technology AGL Above Ground Level MOU Memorandum of Understanding AIM Aeronautical Information Manual MWS Millimeter Wave Sensor AMASS Airport Movement Area Safety Systems NAS National Airspace System ANC Active Noise Cancellation NEC/AAAE Northeast Chapter/American Association of ANR Active Noise Reduction Airport Executives AOA Aircraft/Airport Operating Area NOTAM Notice to Airmen ARFF Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting NPIAS National Plan of Integrated Airports System ARINC Aeronautical Radio, Inc. NVED Night Vision Enhancement Device ASDE-3 Airport Surface Detection Equipment Model 3 NVIS Night Vision Imaging System ASDE-X Airport Surface Detection Equipment OE Operational Error ASRS Aviation Safety Reporting System OIS Optical Identification Sensor ASOS Automated Surface Observation System OJT On-the-Job-Training ARTCC Air Route Traffic Control Center PANS-ATM Procedures for Air Navigation Services-- ATC Air Traffic Control Air Traffic Management ATCT Air Traffic Control Tower PAPI Precision Approach Path Indicator ATIDS Airport Target Identification System Part 139 Federal Regulation Governing the ATIS Automated Terminal Information System Certification of Airports AVL Automatic Vehicle Locators PD Pilot Deviation AWOS Automated Weather Observation Surface RGL Runway Guard Light CDPD Cellular Digital Packet Data RIIEP Runway Incursion Information Evaluation CFR Code of Federal Regulations Program CTAF Common Traffic Advisory Frequency RIJSAT Runway Incursion Joint Situational DEVS Driver-Enhanced Vision Systems Awareness Team DSRC Dedicated Short Range Communications RIRP Runway Incursion Reduction Program EVS Enhanced Vision System RSAT Runway Safety Action Team FAROS Final Approach Runway Occupancy Signal RVR Runway Visual Range FBO Fixed-Base Operator SA Situational Awareness FLIR Forward Looking Infra-Red SAI Systems Atlanta, Inc. FMS Fatigue Management Scheme SIA Systems Information Area FMT Fatigue Management Technologies SICP Snow and Ice Control Plan FOD Foreign Object Debris/Foreign Object Damage SMS Safety Management System FSS Flight Service Station SMGCS Surface Movement Guidance and Control GA General Aviation System GIS Geographical Information System SOP Standard Operating Procedure GNSS Global Navigation Satellite System SV Synthetic Vision GPS Global Positioning System TIS-B Traffic Information Service-Broadcast HID High Intensity Discharge TRACON Terminal Radar Control HUD Head-Up Display TRIS Transportation Research Information ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization Services ICAS Incursion Collision Avoidance System VASI Visual Approach Slope Indiciator ICS Incident Command System VFR Visual Flight Rules IFR Instrument Flight Rules VMC Visual Meteorological Conditions ILS Instrument Landing System V/PD Vehicle/Pedestrian Deviation IMC Instrument Meteorological Conditions WMSC Weather Message Switching Center