Glossary of Terms

AcronymDefinitionDivision
MPAMaritime Patrol AircraftAircraft
MPRMaritime Patrol and ReconnaissanceAircraft
MCDSMission Computing & Display SystemAircraft
MCWMission Crew WorkstationAircraft
MASDRMMA Acoustic Subsystem Data RecorderAircraft
MASPMMA Acoustic Subsystem ProcessorAircraft
P-8AMMA Multi-mission Maritime AircraftAircraft
MMAMulti-mission Maritime AircraftAircraft
MACMulti-Static Active CoherentAircraft
IRCMIR CountermeasuresAircraft
IRInfraredAircraft
DOORSDynamic Object-Oriented Requirements SystemAircraft
DSAUData Storage Architecture UpgradeAircraft
EADREmbedded Acoustic Data RecorderAircraft
VPFixed wing maritime patrolAircraft
GIGGlobal Information GridAircraft
HUDHeads Up DisplayAircraft
HMIHuman-Machine InterfaceAircraft
IFFIdentification Friend or FoeAircraft
IFFIIdentify Friend or Foe InterrogatorAircraft
IEERImproved Extended Echo RangingAircraft
NFONaval Flight OfficerAircraft
OMIOperator Machine InterfaceAircraft
INMARSATInternational Maritime Satellite OrganizationAircraft
QRCQuick Reaction CapabilityAircraft
SCISensitive Compartmented InformationAircraft
SCIFSensitive Compartmented Information FacilityAircraft
SIGINTSignals IntelligenceAircraft
SMCSpecial Mission ConfigurationAircraft
SEISpecific Emitter IdentificationAircraft
SMaRTSStores Management Real Time SimulatorAircraft
SPBSSystem Performance Based SpecificationAircraft
DSMSData Stream Management SystemAircraft
ICSIntercommunications systemAircraft
ESMElectronic support measuresAircraft
PIDPreflight Insertion DataAircraft
PEPProgrammable Entry PanelsAircraft
RADARRadio Detection and RangingAircraft
SPDSSecondary Power Distribution SystemAircraft
SRLSonobuoy Rotary LauncherAircraft
SMSStores Management SystemAircraft
TACCOTactical CoordinatorAircraft
TOMSTactical Open Mission SoftwareAircraft
TCASTraffic Collision and Avoidance SystemAircraft
R&MReliability and MaintainabilityAircraft
ICSIncident Command SystemAircraft
UASUnmanned Aircraft SystemsAircraft
IDSInterface Design Spec; Integrated Defense SystemsAircraft
EERExtended Echo Ranging (SSQ-110)Aircraft
EO/IRElectro-Optic / Infra-RedAircraft
CATMCaptive air Training MissileAircraft
DIRCMDirected Infrared Counter-MeasuresAircraft
DIFARDirectional Frequency Analysis and Recording (SSQ-53)Aircraft
DICASSDirectional Command Activated Sonobuoy System (SSQ-62)Aircraft
DDMCDeployable Data Management CenterAircraft
VLADVertical Line Array Difar (SSQ-77)Aircraft
AMADemand Assigned Multiple AccessAircraft
IWARSInteractive Warfare Simulation, Infantry Warrior SimulationAircraft
ALWTAdvanced Lightweight TorpedoAircraft
ADARAir Deployable Active ReceiverAircraft
RORORoll-On-Roll-OffAircraft
AEERAdvanced Extended Echo RangingAircraft
LOFARLow Frequency Analysis and Recording (SSQ-57 & 41)Aircraft
ACARSAircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting SystemAircraft
CPACertified Public AccountantCertifications
CEBSCertified Employee Benefit SpecialistCertifications
DAUDefense Acquisition UniversityCertifications
SPHRSenior Professional in Human ResourcesCertifications
PHRProfessional in Human ResourcesCertifications
CPFFCost Plus Fixed FeeContracts
CPARSContractor Performance Assessment Reporting SystemContracts
DFARSDefense Federal Acquisition Regulation SystemContracts
FARFederal Acquisition RegulationContracts
LoFLimitation of FundsContracts
LoCLimitation of CostContracts
RFPRequest for ProposalContracts
T&MTime and MaterialsContracts
MACMultiple Award ContractContracts
SAPSpecial Access ProgramContracts
FFPFirm Fixed PriceContracts
ID/IQIndefinite Delivery/Indefinite QuantityContracts
PPIRSPast Performance Information Retrieval SystemContracts
SAMSystem for Award ManagementContracts
FAPIISFederal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information SystemContracts
TEMPTest and Evaluation Master PlanEngineering
TRRTest Readiness ReviewEngineering
IATTInterim Authorization to TestEngineering
IATOInterim Authority to OperateEngineering
OTDOperational Test DirectorEngineering
DTDevelopmental TestEngineering
ITinformation technologyEngineering
Lab SupportN/AEngineering
MSSSMission Systems Segment SpecificationEngineering
M&SModeling and SimulationEngineering
MSSPModeling and Simulation Support PlanEngineering
ITInformation technologyEngineering
SLOCSource Lines of CodeEngineering
STANAGStandardization AgreementEngineering
DT/OTDevelopmental Testing/Operational TestingEngineering
SMESubject Matter ExpertEngineering
TMSILTactical Mission System Integration LabEngineering
OTRROperational Test Readiness ReviewEngineering
OTCIXSOffice in Tactical Command Information Exchange SystemEngineering
LogisticsN/AEngineering
IAinformation assuranceEngineering
PMATTPost-Mission Assessment for Tactical TrainingEngineering
Software TestN/AEngineering
DT&EDevelopmental Test and EvaluationEngineering
TADIXS-BTactical Data Information Exchange System-BEngineering
T&ETest and EvaluationEngineering
ITTIntegrated Test TeamEngineering
IBITInitiated Built In TestEngineering
RDT&EResearch, Development, Test and EvaluationEngineering
OTOperational TestEngineering
PublicationsN/AEngineering
Expense ManagementN/AFinance/Admin
Financial AnalysisN/AFinance/Admin
BillingN/AFinance/Admin
Incurred Cost SubmissionN/AFinance/Admin
BudgetingN/AFinance/Admin
Job CostingN/AFinance/Admin
Rate ManagementN/AFinance/Admin
DCAADefense Contract Audit AgencyFinance/Admin
JTRJoint Travel RegulationsFinance/Admin
GAAPGenerally Accepted Accounting PrinciplesFinance/Admin
Strategic PlanningN/AFinance/Admin
AuditingN/AFinance/Admin
CONOPSConcept of OperationsPM
SETRSystems Engineering Technical ReviewPM
EVMEarned Value ManagementPM
FMSforeign military salesPM
NR-KPPNet-Ready Key Performance ParameterPM
VV&AValidation, Verification & AccreditationPM
EVMEarned value managementPM
FMSFlight management systemPM
IRDInitial Requirements DocumentPM
PDMCProgram Data Management CenterPM
PBSSPerformance Based System SpecificationPM
ITPIntegrated Test PlanPM
PBSOWPerformance Based Statement of WorkPM
PRProblem ReportPM
PRRProduction Readiness Review, Production Revision RecordPM
C4ICommand, Control, Communications, Computers and IntelligencePrograms
JSFjoint support forcePrograms
BAMSBroad Area Maritime SurveillancePrograms
LSRSLittoral Surveillance Radar SystemsPrograms
Mission PlanningN/APrograms
C4Command, Control, Communications, and ComputersPrograms
U IIIUpdate III (P-3 Upgrade)Programs
TacMobileN/APrograms
MTOCMobile Tactical Operations CentersPrograms
MOCCMobile Operations Control Center, Mobile Operational Command CenterPrograms
ISRIntelligence, Surveillance, ReconnaissancePrograms
C4ISRCommand, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and ReconnaissancePrograms
JPALSJoint Precision Approach and Landing SystemPrograms
R&DResearch and DevelopmentPrograms
ISDInstructional Systems DevelopmentPrograms
AUTECAtlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation CenterPrograms
C3Command, Control and CommunicationsPrograms
AIPAvionics Improvement ProgramPrograms
BMUPBlock Modification Upgrade ProgramPrograms
LSRSLittoral surveillance radar systemPrograms
TSCTactical support centerPrograms
C3ICommand, Control, Communications, and IntelligencePrograms
ACETEFAir Combat Environment Test and Evaluation FacilityPrograms
CDLCommon Data LinkSoftware
ClearQuestIBM developed discrepancy tracking systemSoftware
ClearCaseIBM developed CM management toolSoftware
CDRCritical Design ReviewSoftware
EPLRSEnhanced Position Location Reporting SystemSoftware
DeltekTimesheet & Timekeeping SoftwareSoftware
SharePointMicrosoft ProgramSoftware
VDATSVirtual Deficiency Analysis & Tracking SystemsSoftware
ExcelMicrosoft ProgramSoftware
ProjectMicrosoft ProgramSoftware
ExcelSpreadsheet softwareSoftware
HRIShuman resources information systemsSoftware
ASPECTActive System Performance Estimate Computer ToolSoftware
CBTComputer Based TraningTraining
PaxSILPatuxent River Systems Integration LaboratoryTraining
FITFleet introduction teamTraining
LDMCLab Data Management Center (for servicing WSIL, MSIL, PSIL, SDL)Training
MCPAPSMany Channel Programmable Acoustic Processor StimulatorTraining
DOCCT/SDAMA Orderwire Channel Controller Trainer/Simulators (DOCCT/S)Training
MTSMaster Training SpecialistTraining
SCORMSharable Content Object Reference ModelTraining
ILEintegrated learning environmentTraining
WIPTWeapons Integrated Product TeamTraining
TORTTactical Operational Readiness TrainerTraining
OFTOperational Flight TrainerTraining
OPEVALOperational EvaluationTraining
FITFleet introduction trainingTraining
MPRWSMaritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Weapons SchoolTraining
SCORMShareable Content Object Reference ModelTraining
ITCIntegrated Training CenterTraining
FMCSFlight Management Computer SystemTraining
FMCFlight Management ComputerTraining
FRSFleet Replacement SquadronTraining
FASTFleet Assistance and Support TeamTraining
LMSLearning Management SystemTraining
WTTWeapons Tactics TrainerTraining
ISDInstructional Systems DevelopmentTraining