AMIO    Alien Migrant Interdiction Operations

APB      Acquisition Program Baseline

AOPS   Abstract of Operations System

AtoN     Aids to Navigation

AUF      Airborne Use of Force

CD         Removal rate for cocaine from non-commercial vessels in maritime transit zone

CG         Guided Missile Cruiser

CGMOES Coast Guard Maritime Operational Effectiveness Simulation (campaign model)

CIAAT    CNA (Center for Naval Analysis) IDS (Integrated Deepwater Systems) Asset Assessment Tool

CNA       Center for Naval Analysis

COP       Common Operating Picture

CPB       Coastal Patrol Boat

CRC       Crew Rotation Concept (multiple crewing for cutters)

CV          Aircraft Carrier

CVL       Aircraft Carrier, Light

CVN       Nuclear powered Aircraft Carrier

DAFHP   days away from homeport

DCI        Detect, Classify, Identify

DCO      Deputy Commandant for Operations

DCMS   Deputy Commandant for Mission Support

DD         Destroyer

DDG      Destroyer, Guided Missile (anti-aircraft missiles)

DECMv2  Database Enhanced Center for Naval Analysis Integrated Deepwater Systems Asset Assessment Tool CIAAT (One of three sources for determining number of asset required.)

DefOps   Defense Operations

ESC       Executive Steering Committee

FCA     Fleet Capacity Analysis

FF        Frigate

FFG     Frigate, (anti-aircraft) Guided Missile

FMA     Fleet mix analysis

FRC      Fast Response Cutter

FVI       Foreign Vessel Inspection

GT        Guidance Team

IDE       International Data Exchange

IDS       Integrated Deepwater System

IIP         International Ice Patrol

IMO       International Maritime Organization

IOC       Initial Operational Capability

IPT        Integrated Product Teams

ISR        Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance

JIATF-S  Joint Interagency Task Force South JIATF-S

LHA     Landing Helicopter Assault (aviation oriented amphibious assault ships, full length fight deck–some have a well deck)

LHD     Landing Helicopter Dock (aviation oriented amphibious assault ships with full length fight deck and a well deck)

LPD      Landing TranPort Dock (amphibious assault ships with a well , good aviation facilities, but not a full length fight deck)

LPH      Landing TransPort Helicopter (aviation oriented amphibious assault ships–w/o well deck)

LSD      Landing Ship Dock (amphibious assault ships with a well deck, minimal aviation facilities)

LMR     Living Marine Resources

LMS      Local Monitoring System

LRC      Long Range Cutter

LRIT     Long Range (vessel) Identification and Tracking System

LRS      Long Range Surveillance (C-130)

LSI        Lead System Integrator

MDA      Maritime Domain Awareness

MEP      Marine Environmental Protection

MER     Marine Environmental Response

MEAN  Mission Effectiveness Asset Needs (Model)

MISLE  Marine Information for Safety and Law Enforcement (a data base)

MNS    2004 Integrated Deepwater System Mission Needs Statement

MOE     Measures of Effectiveness

MRC     Medium Range Cutter

MPP     Mission Performance Plan

MRR     Medium Range Recovery (H-60)

MRS     Medium Range Surveillance (C-144)

MSMP   Modeling and Simulation Master Plan

NAIS     Nationwide Automated Identification System

NDAD   Non-Deepwater Aviation Demands

NDC      National Data Center

NMSRA National Maritime Security Risk Assessment (methodology)

NSC      National Security Cutter

OLE/GLE Other/General Law Enforcement

OOH      out-of-hemisphere

OPAR   Operational Performance Accountability Reports

OPC      Offshore Patrol Cutter

PFH       Programmed Flight Hours

PGA      Performance Gap Analysis

POA&M Plan of Action and Milestones

POR      Current Program of Record

P-ORD Preliminary Operational Requirements Document

PWCS   CG Ports, Waterways, and Coastal Security

ROM     Rough order of Magnitude

RWAI    Rotary Wing Airborne Interdiction

SAR       Search and Rescue

SDCIP  Surveil, Detect, Classify, Identify, and Prosecute

SESS    Shipboard Signals Exploitation Space

SSEE    Ship’s Signal Exploitation Equipment

SI           System Integrator

SLEP     Service Life Extension Program

SME      Subject Matter Expert

SOLAS   Safety of Life at Sea

SOPP     Standard Operational Planning Process

SPD       Strategic Planning Direction

SRC       Short Range Cutter

SRR       Short Range Recovery (H-65)

TOC     Total Cost of Ownerships


SUAV    Strategic Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

TUAV     Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

UAS-CB  Unmanned Aerial System–Cutter Based

UAS-LB  Unmanned Aerial System–Land Based

VMS       Vessel Monitoring System

WALEX  Warfare Analysis Laboratory Exercise

WHEC    Coast Guard High Endurance Cutter

WMEC    Coast Guard Medium Endurance Cutter

WMSL     Coast Guard Maritime Security Large, designation for the Bertholf class National Security Cutters (NSC)

WMSM   Coast Guard Maritime Security Medium, designation for the Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC)

WPB      Coast Guard Patrol Boat

WPC      Coast Guard Patrol Craft