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List of Acronyms

AC
Assistant Commissioner
ACV
Air Cushion Vehicle
ABS
Asset Breakdown Structure
AG
Auditor General
AIS
Automatic Identification System
AMS
Asset Management System
ATN
Aids to Navigation
AToN21
Aids to Navigation of the 21st Century
AWPPA
Arctic Waters Pollution Prevention Act
BIO
Bedford Institute of Oceanography
C&A
Central and Arctic
C&P
Conservation and Protection
CCG
Canadian Coast Guard
CCGA
Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary
CCGAPS
CCG Automated Performance Solution
CCGC
Canadian Coast Guard College
CCGOTP
CCG Officer Training Program
CCGS
Canadian Coast Guard Ship
CCS
Communications Control System
CHS
Canadian Hydrographic Service
CIS
Canadian Ice Service
CLF
Common Look and Feel
CMAC
Canadian Marine Advisory Council
CMTDMS
Configuration Management and Technical Data Management System
COE
Centre of Expertise
DF
Direction Finding
DFO
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
DG
Director General
DGPS
Differential Global Positioning System
DND
Department of National Defence
DOT
Department of Transport
DSC
Digital Selective Calling
EAP
Economic Action Plan
EC
Environment Canada
ED
Executive Director
EE
Employment Equity
EEMAP
Employment Equity Management Action Plan
EPA
Effective Project Approval
ER
Environmental Response
FAIS
Fleet Activity Information System
FAM
Fisheries and Aquaculture Management
FERP
Federal Emergency Response Plan
FFS
Flight Following System
FMO
Federal Monitoring Officer
FRC
Fast Rescue Craft
FRP
Fleet Renewal Plan
FTE
Full-Time Equivalent
GMDSS
Global Marine Distress and Safety System
HF
High Frequency
HRCS
Human Resources and Corporate Services
HSE
Health, Safety and Environmental
IALA
International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities
IAMSAR
International Aeronautical and Maritime SAR
IBMS
Integrated Business Management Services
IIP
Integrated Investment Plan
IISPA
Ice Information Services Partnership Agreement
IMO
International Maritime Organization
INNAV
Information System on Marine Navigation
IRB
Inshore Rescue Boat
ITS
Integrated Technical Services
JRCC
Joint Rescue Coordination Centre
LCAMS
Lifecycle Asset Management Services
LCM
Lifecycle Management
LCMS
Lifecycle Management System
LED
Light-emitting Diode
LMAC
Local Marine Advisory Council
LNG
Liquefied Natural Gas
LO
Liaison Officer
LOS
Levels of Service
LRIT
Long Range Identification and Tracking
MAF
Management Accountability Framework
MB
Management Board
MCP
Major Crown Projects
MCPD
Major Crown Projects Directorate
MCTS
Marine Communication and Traffic Services
MCTSO
Marine Communication and Traffic Services Officer
MDS
Message Data System
MELDEV
Marine Electronics Development
MF
Medium Frequency
MIRIT
Monitoring and Identification of Risks Integrated Tool
MLB
Motor Lifeboats
MMET
Marine Maintenance and Equipment Training
MRRS
Management Resources and Results Structure
MRSC
Marine Rescue Sub-Centre
MS
Maritime Services
MSET
Marine Security Enforcement Team
MSOC
Marine Security Operations Centre
MSPV
Mid-Shore Patrol Vessels
NACGF
North Atlantic Coast Guard Forum
NAFO
Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization
NAVAREA
Navigational Area
NCC
National Coordination Centre
NCSP
National Capital Spending Plan
NL
Newfoundland and Labrador
NLFRD
National Labour Force Renewal Directorate
NMAB
National Marine Advisory Board
NOTMAR
Notices to Mariners
NOTSHIP
Notices to Shipping
NPCGF
North Pacific Coast Guard Forum
NRCan
Natural Resources Canada
NSERC
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
O&M
Operations and Maintenance
OAG
Office of the Auditor General
OFSV
Offshore Fishery Science Vessels
OGD
Other Government Departments
OHS
Occupational Health and Safety
OOSV
Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel
OpNet
Operational Network
OSC
On-Scene Commander
PAA
Program Activity Architecture
PRS
Performance Review System
PSES
Public Service Employee Survey
PWGSC
Public Works and Government Services Canada
R&D
Research and Development
RCMP
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
RCO
Remote Control Outlet
RFP
Request for Proposal
RHIB
Rigid Hull Inflatable
RO
Radio Operations
ROC
Regional Operations Centre
RMAB
Regional Marine Advisory Board
SAC
Strategic Advisory Council
SAR
Search and Rescue
SCAP
Small Craft Acquisition Plan
SCOPA
Standing Committee on Public Accounts
SCOFO
Senate Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans
SDS
Sustainable Development Strategy
SISAR
Système Informatisé SAR
SLA
Service Level Agreement
SLSMC
St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation
SMIS
Salary Management Information System
SMMS
SAR Mission Management System
SO
Standard Organization
SOA
Special Operating Agency
SOLAS
International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea
SR
Strategic Review
TBS
Treasury Board Secretariat
TC
Transport Canada
TEC
Total Estimated Cost
TSB
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
TSC
Technical Solution Centre
UNCLOS
United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
USCG
United States Coast Guard
VHF
Very High Frequency
VLE
Vessel Life Extension
VMM
Vessel Maintenance Management
VMMR
Vessel Maintenance Management Review
VNR
Vote Netted Revenue
VTMIS
Vessel Traffic Management Information System
VTOSS
Vessel Traffic Operator Support System
VTS
Vessel Traffic Services