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Suggested Citation:"Acronyms." National Research Council. 2001. Small Business Innovation Research to Support Aging Aircraft: Priority Technical Areas and Process Improvements. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10092.
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Acronyms

AATT

Aging Aircraft Technologies Team

AFRL

Air Force Research Laboratory

ALC

air logistics center

ASC

Aeronautical Systems Center

ASIP

Air Force Structural Integrity Program

CAI

commercialization achievement index

CPC

corrosion prevention compound

DAC

designated acquisition commander

DOD

Department of Defense

EIFS

equivalent initial-flaw size

EMD

engineering and manufacturing development

EN

Integrated Engineering/Technology (an office designation in ASC)

ENFS

Structures Branch of the Flight Systems Engineering Division (ASC/EN)

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

FAA

Federal Aviation Administration

FSMP

Force Structural Maintenance Plan

FY

fiscal year

IAT

Individual Aircraft Tracking (rogram)

ITT

integrated technology thrust

ITTP

Integrated Technology Thrust Program

JACG

Joint Aeronautical Commanders Group

LESS

loads and environmental severity survey (database)

MAJCOM

Major Command (part of the Air Force organization)

MAUS

Mobile Automated Ultrasound System

MEMS

microelectromechanical systems

ML

Materials and Manufacturing Directorate (AFRL)

Suggested Citation:"Acronyms." National Research Council. 2001. Small Business Innovation Research to Support Aging Aircraft: Priority Technical Areas and Process Improvements. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10092.
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NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NDE/NDI

nondestructive evaluation/nondestructive investigation

NRC

National Research Council

NSF

National Science Foundation

O&M

operations and maintenance

OEM

original equipment manufacturer

PE

Program Element

PEO

program executive official (office)

PM

program manager

POC

point of contact

POD

probability of detection

R&D

research and development

RDT&E

research, development, test, and evaluation

S&T

science and technology

SBIR

Small Business Innovation Research (program)

SCC

stress-corrosion cracking

SMA

Aging Aircraft Product Support Group (ASC)

SPO

system program office (officer)

STTR

Small Business Technology Transfer (program)

TD

technical directorates (AFRL)

VA

Air Vehicles Directorate (AFRL)

VOC

volatile organic compound

WFD

widespread fatigue damage

Suggested Citation:"Acronyms." National Research Council. 2001. Small Business Innovation Research to Support Aging Aircraft: Priority Technical Areas and Process Improvements. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10092.
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Suggested Citation:"Acronyms." National Research Council. 2001. Small Business Innovation Research to Support Aging Aircraft: Priority Technical Areas and Process Improvements. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10092.
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