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A2C2 Army airspace command and control
A2C2S Army Airspace Command and Control System
AA assembly area
AAR after action review
AATFC air assault task force commander
AB air base; aviation brigade
ADS air data sensor
AIC air information center
ALOC aviation logistics operation center
AMC air mission commander
AMCOM US Army Aviation and Missile Command
AO area of operations
AOR area of responsibility
AR Army regulation
ARK Aerial Recovery Kit
ATO air tasking order
ATS air traffic services
AVIM aviation intermediate maintenance
AVUM aviation unit maintenance
BD battle damage
bde brigade
BDAR battle damage assessment and repair
bn battalion
C2 command and control
CAS close air support
cdr commander
CERT combat expedient recovery technique
CG center of gravity
COMSEC communications security
COSCOM corps support command
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CSAR combat search and rescue
CSS combat service support
CUCV commercial utility cargo vehicle
DART downed aircraft recovery team
DOL Directorate of Logistics
DOT Department of Transportation
DPTMSEC Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization, and Security
DPT Directorate of Public Works
EA engagement area
EAD echelons above division
ECAP Environmental Compliance Achievement Program
ECAS Army Environmental Compliance Assessment System
ED Environmental Division
Engr Engineer
ERFS Extended Range Fuel System
E&R evasion & recovery
ESSS External Stores Support System
FARP forward arming and refueling point
FCS fire control radar
FEBA forward edge of the battle area
FLOT forward line of own troops
FM field manual; frequency modulated
FS fuselage station
FSCL fire support coordination line
ft feet
GTA graphic training aid
GW gross weight
HAZCOM hazardous communications
HAZMAT hazardous material
HAZMIN hazardous waste minimization
HERK Helicopter Recovery Kit
HF high frequency
HM hazardous material
HMMS Hellfire modern missile system
HW hazardous waste
ID identification
IFR instrument-flight requirements
in inch
ISOREP isolation preparation
I-UMARK Interim-Unit Maintenance Aerial Recovery Kit
JP Joint publication
JSRC Joint Search and Rescue Center
JSCAR Joint Combat Search and Rescue
KOH potassium hydroxide
LAR logistic assistant representative
lb pound
LZ landing zone
MCP maintenance collection point
METT-TC mission, enemy, terrain, troops — time available, civilian considerations
MMS mast-mounted sight
MOPP mission-oriented protective posture
MOS military occupational specialty
MSN mission
MTA mast turret assembly
MTP maintenance test pilot
NAVAID navigational aid
NBC nuclear, biological, and chemical
NCO noncommissioned officer
NCOIC noncommissioned officer in charge
NICAD nickel-cadmium
NRB Natural Resources Branch
NSN national stock number
NVG night vision goggles
OIC officer in charge
OPCON operational control
OPORD operations order
ORF operational readiness float
OSJA Office of the Staff Judge Advocate
PCC pre-combat check
PCI pre-combat inspection
PIP push-in-pullout
PLS palletized loading system
PN part number
POC point of contact
PP passage point
PPC performance planning card
PZ pick-up zone
RCC rescue coordination center
REDCON readiness
RFI ready for issue
ROZ restricted operation zone
SAW squad automatic
SDC signal data converter
SEAD suppression of enemy air defense
SJA staff judge advocate
SME subject matter expert
SOI signal operating instructions
SOP standard operating procedure
STANAG standardization agreement
TAA tactical assembly area
TF task force
TI technical inspector
TM training manual
TOC tactical operations center
TRADOC US Army Training and Doctrine Command
UHF ultra-high frequency
USAAVNC US Army Aviation Center
UMARK Unit Maintenance Aerial Recovery Kit
USASC US Army Safety Center
VHF very high frequency



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