Abbreviations & Acronyms


This is a list of common abbreviations and acronyms used throughout:

A.A.

anti-air defense

A.I.

artificial intelligence

DESS

Directorate of Extraterrestrial Space Settlements

DSP

DESS Security Police

DSSP

HLV

DESS Special Security Police

Heavy-lift Launch Vehicle

ICBM

Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

L1 – 5

Lagrange point 1 – 5, referring specifically to the Lagrange points of the Terresphere

PKF

Peacekeeping Forces

PKGF

Peacekeeping Ground Forces

PKSF

Peacekeeping Space Forces

SEL-1 – 5

Sun-Earth Lagrange point 1 – 5

SJL-1 – 5

Sun-Jupiter Lagrange point 1 – 5

SOI

sphere of (gravitational) influence

S/S

scout/sniper team

STO

surface-to-orbit