Accession Number : ADA192012

Title :   Glossary: Defense Acquisition Acronyms and Terms. Revision 2

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : DEFENSE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT COLL FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Jones, Wilbur D , Jr

PDF Url : ADA192012

Report Date : Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 125

Abstract : This document contains most acronyms, abbreviations and terms commonly used in the weapon systems acquisition process within the Department of Defense and industry. GLOSSARY focuses on those with generic application and those principal service-unique ones with whom persons outside that service might deal and thus require reference. It includes those most frequently used from the following: 1) Policy and Organization; 2) Resource Allocation Process (Planning, Programming, and Budgeting System); 3) Technical Management and Systems Engineering; and 4) Business and Financial Management and Contracting.

Descriptors :   *ACQUISITION, *WEAPON SYSTEMS, *DICTIONARIES, ALLOCATIONS, BUDGETS, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, INDUSTRIES, MANAGEMENT, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, VOCABULARY

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE