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B
cross-over barrier pattern

B&A
boat and aircraft

B-52
Stratofortress

BAF
backup alert force

BAG
baggage

BAH
basic allowance for housing

BAI
backup aircraft inventory; battlefield air interdiction

BAS
basic allowance for subsistence; battalion aid station

BATF
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms

B/B
baseband

BB
breakbulk

BBL
barrel (42 US gallons)

BC
bottom current

BCAT
beddown capability assessment tool

BCD
battlefield coordination detachment

BCI
bit count integrity

BCN
beacon

BCOC
base cluster operations center

BCR
baseline change request

BCTP
battle command training program

BCU
beach clearance unit

BDA
battle damage assessment

BDAREP
battle damage assessment report

BDC
blood donor center

BDE
brigade

BDI
battle damage indicator

BDL
beach discharge lighter

BDOC
base defense operations center

BDR
battle damage repair

BDRP
Biological Defense Research Program

BDZ
base defense zone

BE
basic encyclopedia

BEN
base encyclopedia number

BE number
basic encyclopedia number

BER
bit error ratio

BES
budget estimate submission

BfV
Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz (federal office for defending theConstitution)

BGC
boat group commander

BHR
Bureau of Humanitarian Response

BI
battle injury

BIA
Bureau of Indian Affairs

BIAS
Battlefield Illumination Assistance System

BIDDS
Base Information Digital Distribution System

BIDE
basic identity data element

BIFC
Boise Interagency Fire Center

BIH
International Time Bureau (Bureau International d'l'Heure)

BII
Base Information Infrastructure

BINM
Bureau of International Narcotics Matters

BIO
biological; Bureau of International Organizations

BISS
base installation security system

BIT
built-in test

BITE
built-in test equipment

BIU
beach interface unit

BKA
Bundeskriminalamt (federal criminal office)

BL
biocontainment level

BLCP
beach lighterage control point

BLDREP
blood report

BLDSHIPREP
blood shipment report

BLM
Bureau of Land Management

BLOS
beyond line of sight

BLS
beach landing site

BLT
battalion landing team

BM
battle management; beachmaster

BMC4I
Battle Management Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence

BMC4I
Battle Management Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence

BMCT
begin morning civil twilight

BMD
ballistic missile defense

BMDO
Ballistic Missile Defense Organization

BMEWS
ballistic missile early warning system

BMNT
begin morning nautical twilight

BMU
beachmaster unit

BN
battalion

BND
Bundesnachrichtendienst (federal intelligence service)

BOA
basic ordering agreement

BOC
base operations center

BOCCA
Bureau of Coordination of Civil Aircraft (NATO)

BOG
beach operations group

BOH
bottom of hill

BOS
base operating support; battlefield operating system

BOSG
base operations support group

BP
battle position; block parity

BPA
blanket purchase agreement

BPD
blood products depot

BPG
beach party group

BPI
bits per inch

BPO
blood program office

BPPBS
bi-annual planning, programming, and budget system

BPS
bits per second

BPSK
biphase shift keying

BPT
beach party team

BPWRR
bulk petroleum war reserve requirement

BPWRS
bulk petroleum war reserve stocks

BR
budget review

BRAC
base realignment and closure

BRACE
base resource and capabillity estimator

BRC
base recovery course

BS
battle staff; broadcast source

BSA
beach support area; brigade support area

BSC
black station clock

BSC ro
black station clock receive out

BSP
base support plan

BSSG
brigade service support group

BSU
blood supply unit

BT
bathythermograph

BTB
believed-to-be

BTC
blood transshipment center

BTG
basic target graphic

BTOC
battalion tactical operations center

BTU
beach termination unit

BULK
bulk cargo

BVR
beyond visual range

BW
bandwidth; biological warfare; biological weapon

BWC
Biological Weapons Convention

BZ
buffer zone

 
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