Arsenal Ship Lessons Learned Report

Table of Contents


ACATAcquisition Category
AFATDSAdvanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System
AFS/ELRAnti-Fratricide System/Explosive Load Reduction
AOAAssessment of Alternatives
ASJPOArsenal Ship Joint Program Office
ASNAssistant Secretary of the Navy
ASOSArsenal Ship Off-board Systems
ATWCSAdvanced Tomahawk Weapon Control System
CADComputer Aided Design
CAIVCost As an Independent Variable
CCATCombat System C4I Assessment Team
CCLConcentric Canister Launcher
CDCarderock Division
CECCooperative Engagement Capability
CERCost Estimating Relationship
COEACost and Operational Effectiveness Analysis
CONOPSConcept of Operations
COTSCommercial Off the Shelf
C4ICommand, Control, Communication, Computers and Intelligence
CSCombat System
CSSCoastal Systems Station
DARPADefense Advanced Projects Agency
DBOFDefense Based Operating Fund
DDDahlgren Division
EHFExtra High Frequency
FFRDCFederally Funded Research and Development Center
FOUOFor Official Use Only
FSCFull Service Contractor
GFEGovernment Furnished Equipment
GFIGovernment Furnished Information
GOTSGovernment Off-the-Shelf
GSEGovernment Specified Equipment
HM&EHull, Mechanical & Electrical
HY SeriesHigh strength milspec steels
IMPSIntegrated Magazine Protection System
INFOSECInformation Security
INSURVInspection and Survey
IPDEIntegrated Product Development Environment
IPTIntegrated Product Team
IRADIndependent Research & Development
JHU/APLJohns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Lab
JROCJoint Requirements Oversight Council
JSTARSJoint Surveillance, Target Attack Radar System
JTIDSJoint Tactical Information Data System
LAWSLand Attack Weapons System
MFSMaritme Fire Support
MNSMission Needs Statement
NAVAIRNaval Air Systems Command
NAVSEANaval Sea Systems Command
NAWCNaval Air Weapons Center
NRLNaval Research Laboratory
NSWCNaval Surface Warfare Center
NSWC/PHD/ECONaval Surface Warfare Center/Port Division/East Coast Operations
OPTEVFOROperational Test and Evaluation Forces
O&SOperating and Support
OSDOffice of the Secretary of Defense
PAEPrice As Established
PARMPARticipating Manager
PEOProgram Executive Office
PERSTEMPOPersonnel Tempo of Operations
PGMPrecision Guided Munitions
POMProgram Objectives and Milestones
RD&AResearch Development and Acquisition
RMARevolution in Military Affairs
SBDSimulation Based Design
SCDShips Capabilities Document
SEISoftware Engineering Institute
SETAScientific and Engineering Technical Assistance
SPAWARSpace and Naval Warfare Systems Command
SPOSpecial Projects Office
SSASource Selection Authority
SSEBSource Selection Evaluation Board
SSACSource Selection Advisory Council
SWBSShip Work Breakdown Structure
TAD/SDPEO TAD program office for Ship Self Defense
TADILTactical Digital Information Link
TCP/IPTransport Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
T&ETest and Evaluation
TOATotal Obligational Authority (in the budget)
TOCTotal Ownership Cost
TTOTractical Technology Office
UARCUniversity Affiliated Research Center
USAUnited States Army
USD (A&T)Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition and Technology)
USMCUnited States Marine Corps
USPUnit Sailaway Price
VGASVertical Gun Advanced Ships
VLSVertical Launch System
WDWeapons Division
WSESRBWeapon Systems Explosive Safety Review Board


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