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Orkney and Shetland
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GLOSSARY
ACE High
Allied Command Europe High Frequency Communications system
ALARM Air-Launched Anti-Radiation Missile
AMRAAM Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile
AWE Atomic Weapons Establishment
BAe British Aerospace Ltd
BNFL British Nuclear Fuels Limited
BUTEC British Underwater Test and Evaluation Centre
CRC Control and Reporting Centres
DARA Defence Aviation Repair Agency
DCSA Defence Communications Services Agency
DERA Defence Evaluation and Research Agency
DGPS Differential Global Positioning System
DSDA Defence Storage and Distribution Agency
DSMP Dounraey Submarine Prototype reactor
DSTL Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
DU Depleted Uranium
EMG Electro-Magnetic Gun
EURATOM European Atomic Energy Community
Eurofighter Typhoon warplane developed jointly by Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK
FIBUA Fighting in Built-Up Areas
FOST-MPV Flag Officer Sea Training - Mine, Patrol and Survey Vessels
GCHQ Government Communications Headquarters
GPS Global Positioning System
'Golfball' Protective cover over satellite dishes
HMNB Her Majesty's Naval Base
IAEA International Atomic Energy Authority
ISOLUS Interim Storage of Laid Up Submarines
JMC Joint Maritime Course
LFA Low Flying Area
MATO Military Air Traffic Operations
MATELO Maritime Air Telecommunications Organization
MEFFV Marine Expeditionary Family of Fighting Vehicles
MoD Ministry of Defence
MSD Minimum Safe Distance
MSP Member of Scottish Parliament
NARS US North Atlantic Radio System
NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
NATS National Air Traffic Services
NAVCOMMSTAUK Naval Communications Station UK
Navstar Space-based radio-positioning system
NSA US National Security Agency
PFI Private Finance Initiative
POL Petroleum, Oil and lubricants
QinetiQ (Pronounced "Kinetic") runs the bulk of facilities previously operated by the Defence Evaluation and Research Agency
Research Agency
RA Royal Artillery
RAF Royal Air Force
ROC Royal Observer Corps (defunct)
sigint Signals intelligence
SSBN Ship Submersible Ballistic Nuclear
SSSI Site of Special Scientific Interest
STCICS Strike Command Integrated Communications System
TTA Tactical Training Area
UKAEA United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority
USAF United States Air Force
UKASACS United Kingdom Air Surveillance and Control System
UKCAOC United Kingdom Air Operations Centre
UKWMO United Kingdom Warning and Monitoring Organisation (defunct)
Z-berth A location deemed suitable for visits by nuclear powered warships
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