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Military

Glossary

A

ADVON--advanced echelon
AFB--air force base
AJFP--adaptive joint force packaging
APOD--aerial port of debarkation
ARFOR--Army Forces
ATO--air tasking order

B

BCT--brigade combat team
BDU--battle dress uniform

C

CALL--Center for Army Lessons Learned
CAP--crisis-action planning
CARICOM--Caribbean Command
CEP--Civilian Election Project
C5--multinational staff section for strategic plans and policy
CINC--commander in chief
CIA--Central Intelligence Agency
CINCACOM--Commander in Chief, Atlantic Command
CINCLANTFLT--Commander in Chief, Atlantic Fleet
CivPol--civilian police
CJCS--chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
CJTF--Combined Joint Task Force
CMO--Civil Military Operations
CMOC--Civil Military Operation Center
COMJTF 180--Commander, JTF 180
CONPLAN--contingency plan or operation plan in concept format
CONUS--continental United States
CPA--Chairman's Program Assessment
C3--combined current operations staff section
C3I--command, control, communications, and intelligence

D

DCSPER--Army Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel
DOD--Department of Defense
DZ--drop zone
F

FAd'H--Armed Forces of Haiti
FOB--forward operational base
FORSCOM--Forces Command
FRAGO--fragmentary order
FRAPH--Revolutionary Front for Haitian Advancement and Progress

G

G3--operations officer

H

HACC--Haiti Assistance Coordination Center
HAG--Haiti Assistance Group
HFAT--Health Facility Assessment Team
HNP--Haitian National Police
HUMINT--human intelligence
I

ICITAP--International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program
IPM--International Police Monitors
IPSF--Interim Public Security Force
ISB--intermediate staging base
IWG--Interagency Working Group
J

J3--operations and planning section of the joint staff
J5--strategic plans and policy section of joint staff
JCS--Joint Chiefs of Staff
JFACC--joint forces air component commander
JOA--joint operations area
JOPES--Joint Operations Planning and Execution System
JPOTF--Joint Psychological Operations Task Force
JRTC--Joint Readiness Training Center
JSCP--Joint Strategic Capabilities Plan
JSOTF--Joint Special Operations Task Force
JSR--Joint Strategy Review
JTF--joint task force
JTF HAG--Joint Task Force Haiti Assistance Group

L

LCPL--landing craft personnel (large)
LIC--Light Industrial Complex

M

MAGTF--Marine Air-Ground Task Force
MEU--marine expeditionary unit
MIO--maritime interdiction operation
MNF--Multinational Force
MOG--multinational oberver group
MOGAS--motor gasoline
MOOTW--military operations other than war
MP--military police
MRE--meals, ready to eat

N

NAVFOR--Navy forces
NCA--National Command Authority
NEO--noncombatant evacuation
NMS--National Military Strategy
NSC--National Security Council

O

OAS--Organization of American States
OPLAN--operations plan
OPORD--operations order
OPTEMPO--operational tempo

P

PC--patrol coastals
PIR--parachute infantry regiment
PSYOP--psychological operations

R

ROE--rules of engagement
RORO--roll-on/roll-off container ship
ROWPU--reverse osmosis water purification unit

S

SEAL--sea-air-land team
SECDEF--Secretary of Defense
SF--Special Forces
SOC--Special Operations Command
SOF--Special Operations Forces
SOUTHCOM--U.S. Southern Command
SPMAGTF--Special Marine Air/Ground Task Force
SPOD--seaport of debarkation

T

TACSAT--tactical satellite
TAT--Technical Assistance Team
TF--task force
TPT--tactical PSYOP teams
TRADOC-- Training and Doctrine Command

U

UN--United Nations
UNDP--United Nations Development Programme
UNMIH--United Nations Mission in Haiti
UNO--United Nations observers
UNSCR--United Nations Security Council Resolution
USACOM--U.S. Atlantic Command
USASOC-- U.S. Army Special Operations Command

V

VTC--video telephone conference



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