Glossary


AD -- air defense
AMTP -- ARTEP mission training plan
ARR -- after-action review
ARTEP -- Army Training and Evaluation Program
AT -- antitank

BMP -- Soviet armored personnel carrier
BOS -- battlefield operating system

C2 -- command and control
CAS -- close air support
CATS -- Combined Arms Training Strategies
CS -- combat support
CSS -- combat service support
CTC -- combat training centers

DTG -- date-time group

EDRE -- emergency deployment readiness exercise
EFMB -- expert field medic badge
EIB -- expert infantry badge

FIST -- fire support team
FM -- field manual
FRAGO -- fragmentary order
FS -- fire support

intel -- intelligence
IPB -- intelligence preparation of the battlefield

KS -- Kansas

ldr -- leader
LT -- lieutenant

MCS -- Maneuver Control System
M, C, S -- mobility, countermobility, survivability
METL -- mission-essential task list
MTP -- mission training plan
mvr -- maneuver

obj -- objective
OC -- observer and controller
OP -- observation post
OPFOR -- opposing force
OPORD -- operation order

PFC -- private first class
plt -- platoon

QTB -- quarterly training brief

RTO -- radio telephone operator

SGT -- sergeant
SOP -- standing operating procedures
SPOTREP -- spot report
sqd -- squad
STP -- soldier training
STX -- situational training exercise

TC -- training circular
TEO -- training and evaluation outlines
TLP -- troop-leading procedure
tng -- training
T-P-U -- trained-practiced-untrained
TSC -- training support center
TTP -- tactics, techniques, and procedures
TV -- television
TVI -- technical validation inspection

U.S. -- United States



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