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Military Acronyms and Abbreviations - Acronym Finder

G1  Assistant Chief of Staff, G1 (Personnel)
G2 or G-2  (1) Assistant Chief of Staff, G2 (Intelligence); (2) Army or Ground Directorate of Intelligence;
(3) General Corps Staff Intelligence Officer
G3  Assistant Chief of Staff, G3 (Operations and Plans)
G4  Assistant Chief of Staff, G4 (Logistics)
G5  Assistant Chief of Staff, G5 (Civil Affairs)
G6  Director(ate) of C4
G8  Director(ate) of Resource Management
GA  Ground Attack
GaAs  Gallium Arsenide
GACC  Ground Attack Coordination Center
GAD  Guards Artillery Division
GADT  Ground/Air Defense Threat
GAF  Ground Alert Facility (of PAC ABNCP)
GAFIA  German Armed Forces Intelligence Agency
GALE  Generic Area Limitation Environment
GALS  FSU Satellite (“Horizon”)
GAMO  Ground and Amphibious Military Operations
GAO  General Accounting Office
GAS  (1) Gray Area Systems; (2) Getaway Special
GAT  (1) Government Acceptance Test; (2) Guidance, Apportionment, and Targeting
GATT  General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (UN)
GB  (1) Gigabyte; (2) Guardband
GBCS(-L or -H)  Ground-Based Common Sensor (-Light or -Heavy)
GBI  Ground-Based Interceptor
GBL  Ground-Based Laser
GBMD  Global Ballistic Missile Defense
GBR  Ground-Based Radar
GBS  Global Broadcast System
GBU  Guided Bomb Unit
GC  Gun Camera
GCA  Ground Controlled Approach
GCC  (1) Government Control Center; (2) Ground Component Commander; (3) Gulf Cooperation
Council; (4) Global Control Center
GCCS  (1) Ground Command and Control System; (2) Global Command and Control System
GCDCAL  Great Circle Distance Calculator
GCE  Ground Combat Element
GCI  Ground-Controlled Intercept
GCN  Ground Communications Network
GCNTTY  Ground Communications Network Teletype
GCP  Ground-Controlled Processor
GCP-E  Ground-Controlled Processor-ELINT
GCS  (1) Graphics Compatibility System; (2) Ground Control Station; (3) Global Connectivity Services; (4) Global Communications System
GCSS  Global Combat Support System
GDA  Gimbaled Dish Antenna
GDBI  Generic Data Base Interface
GDBMS  Generic Data Base Management Server
GDIC  General Defense Intelligence Community
GDIP  General Defense Intelligence Program
GDIPP  General Defense Intelligence Proposed Program
GDL  Gas Dynamic Laser
GDOP  Geometric Dilution of Precision
GDP  (1) General Defense Plan; (2) Gross Defense Product; (3) Ground Defense Position; (4) Gross Domestic Product
GDPS  Ground Data Processing System
GDRS  Ground Data Reduction System
GDS  (1) General Declassification Schedule; (2) FSU Guards; (3) Group Decision Support
GDSS  Global Decision Support System
GDT  Ground Data Terminal
Gen  General
GEM  Ground Effects Machine
GEN  (1) Generation; (2) General
GENIC  German National Intelligence Cell (NATO)
GENREP  General Reports
GENSER  General Service (Communications)
GEO  Geosynchronous Earth Orbit
GEODIS  Geographic Display
GEODSS  Ground-Based Electro-Optical Deep-Space Surveillance System
GEOFILE  (1) Geographic Locations Code File System; (2) Geolocation File (JOPES)
GEOREF  Global Reference System, a worldwide position reference system that may be applied to any map or chart graduated in latitude and longitude regardless of projection.
GEOSAT  Geological Satellite
GEP  Ground Entry Point
GEPS  Generic Electronic Publishing System
GES  Ground Entry Station
GFAC  Ground Forward Air Controller
GFCP  Generic Front-End Communications Package
GFE  Government Furnished Equipment
GFTD  Global Force Trends Data Base
GFR  Gap Filler Radar
GGI&S  Global Geospatial and Information Services
GHz  Gigahertz
GIGSTER  NSA Video Teleconferencing System
GIIPS  Geographic Installation Intelligence Production Specifications
GIITS  General Intelligence Imagery Training System
GIN  Greenland-Iceland-Norway
GIPD  (1) General Intelligence Production Detachment; (2) General Intelligence Production Division
GIPMIS  General Intelligence Production Management Information System
GIPS  Geographic Installation Intelligence Production Specifications
GIPSY  Graphics Information or Presentation System
GIS  Geographical Information System
GIST  Graphical Intelligence Support Terminal
GITAC  General Intelligence Training Advisory Committee
GITC  General Intelligence Training Center
GITS  General Intelligence Training System
GIUK  Greenland-Iceland-United Kingdom
GKNT  State Committee for Science and Technology (FSU)
GKS  Graphics Kernel System
GL  Grenade Launcher
GLCM  Ground-Launched Cruise Missile
GLLD  U.S. Ground Laser Locator Designator (for COPPERHEAD)
GLMX  Geological Multi-Source Exploitation (System)
GLOBIXS  Global Information Exchange System
GLOMR  Global Low-Orbiting Message Relay
GLONASS  Global Navigation Satellite System
GM  Guided Missile
GMD  Global Missile Defense
GMF  Ground Mobile Forces
GMFP  Global Military Force Policy
GMFSC  Ground Mobile Force Satellite Communications
GMI  (1) General Medical Intelligence; (2) General Military Intelligence
GMIPP  General Military Intelligence Production Plan
GMIT  Ground Military Intelligence Team (ROK)
GMRD  Guards Motorized Rifle Division (FSU)
GMS  (1) Ground Mobile System; (2) Geostationary Meteorological Satellite; (3) Ground Mission Supervisor
GMT  Greenwich Mean Time (Zulu)
GMTI  Ground Moving Target Indicator GNAS Gateway Network Access System
GNC  Global Navigation Chart
GND  Ground
GNP  Gross National Product
GNS  Global Network Segment
GNST  Glossary of Naval Ship Types
GO()  Government of (Name of Country)
G-O  Office of Law Enforcement and Defense Operations (USCG)
G-OINS  Intelligence Division (USCG/G-O)
G-OIS  Investigations and Security Division (USCG/G-O)
GOB  Ground Order of Battle
GOC  (1) General Officer Commanding (UK); (2) Government of Canada; (3) Global Operations Center
GOCO  Government Owned Contractor Operated
GOES  Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites
GOLDS  General On-Line Display System
GOLDWING  Army HF Radio; HF communications system for meteorological and other operations
GOMS  Geostationary Operational Meteorological Satellite
GOP  Generated Option Plan
GOR  General Operational Requirement
GORB  General Officer Review Board
GOS  Grade of Service
GOSC  General Officer Steering Committee
GOSIA  Government Open System Interconnect Architecture
GOSIP  Government Open Systems Interconnected Profile
GOSPLAN  State Planning Committee (FSU)
GOSSNAB  State Committee for Material-Technical Supply (FSU)
GOTS  Government Off-the-Shelf
GP  (1) Group; (2) General Purpose
GPALS  Global Protection Against Limited Strikes
GPEE  General Purpose Encryption Equipment
GPF  (1) General Purpose Forces; (2) Ground Processing Facility
gph  Gallons Per Hour
GP NAF  General Purpose Numbered Air Force
GPNDS  Global Positioning & Nuclear Detection System
GPO  Government Printing Office
GPS  (1) Global Positioning System; (2) Grid Producing Source; (3) Geographical Positioning System; (4) Ground Processing Stations
GPSCS  General Purpose Satellite Communications System
GR  (1) Graphical Reporting; (2) Gateway Router
GRAD  Graduate
GRANITE SENTRY  Proper Name of System
GRID  Brand of Portable PC
GRIPF  GUARDRAIL Integrated Processing Facility
GRD  Ground Resolved Distance
GREEN FLAG  ACC live-fly electronic combat exercise
GRG  Gridded Reference Graphic
GRO  Gamma Ray Observatory
GROFIS  Ground Forces Intelligence Study
GRP  Glass Reinforced Plastic
GRT  Gross Registered Tonnage
GRU  FSU General Staff Intelligence Organization
GS  (1) General Staff, (2) General Support; (3) Geological Survey; (4) General Schedule; (5) General Service; (6) Government Service (Federal Civil Service); (7) Ground Station; (8) Government Civilian
GSA  General Services Administration
GSD  (1) Ground Sample Distance; (2) Graphical Situation Display
GSE  Ground Support Equipment
GSF  (1) Ground Support Fighter (FSU); (2) Group of Soviet Forces; (3) Ground Station Facility
GSFC  Goddard Space Flight Center
GSFG  Group of Soviet Forces Germany
GSFM  Group of Soviet Forces Mongolia
GSICS  General Support Interim Contractor Support
GSM  (1) Ground Support Module (JSTARS); (2) Ground Station Module
GSOAF  GGI&S Special Operations Applications Facility
GSP  General Strike Plan
GSR  (1) General Support Reinforcing; (2) Ground Surveillance Radar
GSRS  U.S. General Support Rocket System
GSS  (1) Global Support System; (2) General System Specification
GST  (1) Ground Sensor Terminal; (2) Ground Station Terminal; (3) Ground Support Terminal
GSTS  Ground-Based Surveillance and Tracking System
GSTN  General Switched Telephone Network
GSU  Geographically Separated Unit
G/T  Ratio of Antenna Gain to Noise Temperature
GTA  Government Training Aid
GTAB  Global Transportation Analysis Bulletin
GTD  Guards Tank Division (FSU)
GTN  Global Transportation Network
GTS  Global Telecommunications Service
GTC  Gas Turbine Compressor
GTTC  Goodfellow Technical Training Center
GUI  Graphics User Interface
GW  (1) Guided Weapon; (2) Gateway; (3) Guerrilla Warfare
G/W  Gateway
GWC  Global Weather Control
GWEN  Ground Wave Emergency Network
GWIC  Great Wall Industries Corporation (China)
GWIP  Global Weather Intercept Program
GWP  General Work Plan
GW/R  Gateway/Router
GWS  Gaps, Weaknesses, and Shortfalls (also GW&S)
GYRO  Gyroscope or Gyroscopic
GZ  Ground Zero



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