Select Committee on Defence Seventh Report

Annex: List of Abbreviations

DIB      Defence Industrial Base

DIC      Defence Industries Council

DIS      Defence Industrial Strategy

DMA      Defence Manufacturers Association

DPA      Defence Procurement Agency

DTI      Department for Trade and Industry

EDA      European Defence Agency

EU      European Union

JSF      Joint Strike Fighter

Min DP    Minister for Defence Procurement

MoD      Ministry of Defence

RDAs      Regional Development Agencies

ROF      Royal Ordnance Factory

R&T      Research and Technology

RTOs      Research and Technology Organisations

SMEs      Small and Medium-size Enterprises

UAV      Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

UCAV      Uninhabited Combat Aerial Vehicle

UK      United Kingdom

US      United States of America

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