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MPA SYSTEMS

Abbreviations:Description:
AEWAirborne Electronic Warfare
ASWAnti-Submarine Warfare
AsuWAnti Surface Warfare
ATOSAdvanced Tactical
Observation System
C4ICommand, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence
CCDPContinuously Computed Drop Point, automated, accurate drop point calculation system
CDSCounter Measures Dispensing System (is a state-of-the-art Flare and Chaff Dispensing System providing self-protection to the aircraft against Radar guided & IR seeking missiles)
COMINTCommunications Intelligence (between people)
DASDefensive Aids Suite
DFDirection Finder
DIRCMDirectional Infrared Counter Measures (self-defense systems)
EEPGSEmergency Electric Power Generator System (type RAT or Ram Air Turbine)
ELINTElectronic Intelligence
ESMElectronic Support Measures
EO/IRelectro-optical infrared sensors
EWElectronic Warfare
FITSFully Integrated Tactical System
FLIRForward Looking Infra-Red Radar
HAAWCHigh Altitude ASW Weapon Capability
HUDHead up Display
IFFIdentification Friend or Foe
ISRIntelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
LVADLow Velocity Airdrop Delivery
MANPADSMan-portable air-defense systems
MADMagnetic Anomaly Detector
MAWSMissile Approach Warning System
MEDEVACMedical Evacuation
MMAMulti-mission Maritime Aircraft
MMSMission Management System
MWSMissile Warning System
RWLRadar Warning Locator System
RWRRadar Warning Receiver (self-defense systems)
SARSearch and Rescue
SIGINTSignal Intelligence (intelligence gathering by interception of signals)
SMSStores Management System
SPSSelf Protection System

General

Abbreviations:Description:
ATCAir Traffic Control
EASAEuropean Aviation Safety Agency
FAAFederal Aviation Administration
ICAOInternational Civil Aviation Organisation
MTOWMax Take-off Weight
STOLShort Take-Off and Landing