AFOSR

Air Force Office of Scientific Research

AFRL

Air Force Research Laboratory

AFRTS

Armed Forces Radio and Television Service

AFSAB

Air Force Scientific Advisory Board

AGM

air-to-ground missile

AGS

advanced gun system

AICE

Agile Information Control Environment

AIM

antenna interface module

AIP

ASARS Improvement Program

AJ

anti-jam(ming)

ALAM

advanced land-attack missile

ALR

automatic landmark recognition

AMDTF

Air and Missile Defense Task Force

AMRAAM

advanced medium-range air-to-air missile

AMRFS

Advanced Multifunction Radio Frequency System

ANDVT

Advanced Narrowband Digital Voice Terminal

AOC

Air Operational Center

APL

Applied Physics Laboratory

ARG

amphibious ready group

ARQ

automatic retransmission queue

ASARS

Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar System

ASCIET

All Service Combat Identification Evaluation Team

ASD

Assistant Secretary of Defense

ASN

Assistant Secretary of the Navy

ASN CIO

Assistant Secretary of the Navy Chief Information Officer

ASN RDA

Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, and Acquisition

ASW

antisubmarine warfare

ATACMS

Army Tactical Cruise Missile System

ATC

air traffic control

ATDL

advanced tactical data link

ATM

asynchronous transfer mode

ATO

air tasking order

ATOS

Aircraft Tape Operating System

ATR

automatic target recognition

ATRC

Aegis Training and Readiness Command

AWACS

Airborne Warning and Control System

AWE

advanced warfighting experiment


BADD

battlefield automated data distribution

BAT

brilliant anti-armor technology

BDA

battle/bomb damage assessment



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement