CLZ

Craft landing zone

CMR/CS

Clandestine Mine Reconnaissance and Countermeasures System

COBRA

Coastal battlefield reconnaissance and analysis

COTS

Commercial off-the-shelf

CPB

Clausen Power Blade

CST

Critical Sea Test (program)

DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DOD

Department of Defense

DSP

Deployable sensor project

EM

Electromagnetic

EOD

Explosive ordnance disposal

ESM

Electronic support measure

FDS

Fixed distributed system

GPS

Global Positioning System

HGI

High Gain Initiative

HOMINE

Homing mine

IR

Infrared

ISR

Intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance

JAMC

Joint amphibious mine countermeasures

JASON

Self-nominating academic society that conducts technical studies for the Department of Defense (meets in July, August, September, and October and produces a report in November)

JLAN

Joint littoral awareness network

JMCIS

Joint Maritime Command Information System

JSTARS

Joint Surveillance and Target Attack Radar System

LCAC

Landing craft, air cushioned

LDRT

Low drag ramjet

LF

Low frequency

LFA

Low-frequency active

LIDAR

Light detection and ranging

LLNL

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

LLTV

Low-light-level television

LPI

Low probability of intercept

LSD

Landing ship dock

LSM

Littoral sea mine

MAD

Magnetic anomaly detector

M&S

Modeling and simulation

MCM

Mine countermeasures

MCS

Mine countermeasures support (ship)

MEMS

Microelectromechanical systems

MF

Medium frequency

ML(A)

Magic Lantern (Adaptation)

MSI

Minesweeper inshore



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