IFOR
Acronyms

20 Dec. 1996

List of Abbreviations

used in Operation "Joint Guard" Reporting


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AAR
Air-to-Air Refuelling
ABCC
Airborne Battlefield Command and Control
ACFL
Agreed Cease Fire Line
AD
Air Defence
ADAMS
Allied Deployment and Movement System
AEW
Airborne Early Warning
AIE
Armed Islamic Extremists
AMCC
ACE Mobility Coordination Centre
AOCC
Air Operation Coordination Center
AOR
Area of Responsibility
AOT
Area of Transfer
APOD
Air Port of Departure
APOE
Air Port of Embarkation
APWB
Autonomous Province of Western Bosnia
ARRC
ACE Rapid Reaction Corps
ARSK
Arjhan Serb Krajina
AW
All Weather (RADAR)



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B-H
Bosnia - Herzegovina
BDUs
Battle Dress Uniforms
BHC
Bosnia-Herzegovina Command
BIH
Bosnia Herzegovina Army (Muslims)
BKS
Barracks
BSA
Bosnian Serb Army


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C-SPT
Commander for Support
C/S
Civilian Staff
CAM
Chemical Agent Monitor
CAS
Close Air Support
CAVOK
Ceiling and Visibility OK
CE
Combat Engineers
CFV
Cease Fire Violation
CIMIC
Civil Military Cooperation
CIVPOL
Civilian Police
CJCCC
Combined Joint Communication Coordination Centre
CL (CFL)
Confrontation Line
COMMZ
Communication Zone
COMSUBMED
Commander Submarines Mediterranean
COS
Chief of Staff
CP
Command Post
CPIC
Coalition Public Information Centre
CPSE
Corps Psyops Support Element
CRD
CINCSOUTH Required Date
CTG
Commander Task Group
CVRT
"Combat Vehicle, Reconnaissance Track"
CVTG
Aircraft Carrier Task Group


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DDP
Detailed Deployment Plan
DME
Distant Measure Equipment
DMZ
Demilitarized Zone
DPA
Dayton Peace Agreement
DPS
Displaced Persons

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ECMM
European Community Monitoring Mission

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FAA
Forward Assembly Area
FI
Fire Incident
FOM
Freedom of Movement
FRY
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro)
FWF
Former Warring Factions

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GDS
Guards
GFAP
General Framework Agreement for Peace

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HMV(HUMMV)
High Mobility Vehicle
HOP
Herald of Peace (Info Campaign)
HR
High Representative
HV
Croatian Army
HVO
Bosnian Croat Forces

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ICC
IFOR Coordination Centre
ICRC
International Committee of the Red Cross
ICT
International Criminal Tribunal
ICTY
International Crime Tribunal for Yugoslavia
IEBL
Inter-Entity Boundary Line
IFOR
Peace Implementation Forces
IG
Islamic Group
IIC
IFOR Information Campaign
ILS
Instrument Landing System
IO
International Organization
IPTF
International Police Task Force (UN)
IRGC
Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps
IVO
In the vicinity of

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JAC
Joint Analysis Centre
JCC
Joint Civil Commission
JMC
Joint Military Commission
JMCC
Joint Movement Control Centre
JOC
Joint Operation Centre
JSTARS
Joint Surveillance and Tactical Attack Radar System
JVB
Joint Visitors' Bureau

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LAN
Local Area Network
LEC
Locally Employed Civilian
LLMC
Low Level Military Commission
LP
Light Patrol

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MC
Mine Countermesures
MCC
Movement Control Centre
MCF
Muslim-Croat Federation
MCMV
Mine Counter Measure Vessel
MCR
Military-Civil Relations
MEU
Marine Expeditionary Unit
MND
Multinational Division
MSF
Médecins Sans Frontières

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NABS
NATO Air Base Satellite
NAVAIDS
Navigational Aids
NFZ
No Fly Zone
NGO
Non Governmental Organisation
NOK
Next of Kin
NSE
National Support Element

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OAS
Offensive Air Support
OHR
Office of the High Representative
OP
Observation Post
OP AREA
Operational Area
OPCON
Operational Control
OSA
Operational Support Aircraft
OSCE
Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe

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PAR
Precision Approach Radar
PDC
Product Development Center
PEC
Provisional Election Commission
PI
Public Information
PIO
Public Information Officer
POW
Prisoner of War
PSYOP
Psychological Operation

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RAMCC
Regional Air Movement Co-ordination Centre
RAPCON
Radar Approach Control
RBH
Republic of Bosnia-Herzegovina
RECCE
Reconnaissance
RJC
Regional Joint Committee
RM
Restriction of Movement
RMP
Royal Military Police (UK)
ROE
Rule of Engagement
ROZ
Restricted Operating Zone
RSBE
Serbian Republic of Bosnia-Herzegovina
RSK
Republic of Serbian Krajina
RSN
Role Specialist Nation

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SA
Small Arms
SCR
Security Council Resolution
SDAP
Serb Democratic Action Party
SFOR
Peace Stabilisation Forces
SFS
Striking and Support Forces Southern Europe
SGT
Satellite Ground Terminal
SIVB
SHAPE/IFOR Visitors' Bureau
SKF
Serb Krajina Forces
SOCIFOR
Special Operations Command IFOR
SOF
Special Operations Forces
SOR
Statement of Requirements
SRHCN
Southern Region High Command Net
SRSG
Special Representative of (UN) Secretary General
SVAS
San Vito Air Station (IT)

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TACAN
Tactical Air Navigation (System)
TACP
Tactical Air Control Party
TAOO
Theatre Area of Operations
TCN
Troops Contributing Nation
TEZ
Total Exclusion Zone
TF
Task Force
TOA
Transfer of Authority
TSGT
Transportable Satellite Ground Terminal
TST
Tactical Support Team

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UNHCR
UN High Commissary for Refugees
UNMO
UN Military Observer
UNPAS
UN Protected Zone
UNPF
UN Peace Force
UNSCR
UN Security Council Resolution
UNTAES
United Nations Transitional Admin. for Eastern Slavonia

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VFR
Visual Flight Rules (Air Navigation System)
VOM
Vertical Omnidirectional Range (Air Navigation System)
VRS
Bosnian Serb Army

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WCP
Weapons Collecting Point
WF
Warring Factions
WPN
Weapon

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ZOS
Zones of Separation


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