ACTD

AcronymDefinition
ACTDAdvanced Concept Technology Demonstration/Demonstrator (US DoD)
ACTDA Call to Duty (Star Trek)
ACTDAdvanced Concept Technical Demonstration
ACTDAustralian Conference of TAFE Directors
ACTDAutomated Command Training Division
ACTDAcoustic Charge Transport Device
ACTDAda High Level Computer Programming Language
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sup][19] RA was the most common ACTD assessed in this study, accounting for 20 cases.
The CBRN Unmanned Ground Reconnaissance ACTD objective addressed current warfighting shortfalls and the present limitations of manned CBRN reconnaissance, including requirements for operators to dismount from their collective protection systems to survey potential contamination in vehicle-inaccessible areas.
A successful ACTD program requires solid program management and, in this case, a balance between discipline and flexibility in scheduling, careful consideration of risk mitigation options, and concise but thorough communications.
The impact of ACTD programs was recognized early on, when a 1995 ACTD of the Predator Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) created an immediate and lasting demand for remotely piloted vehicles.
In 2001, after years of development, the CASPOD ACTD was proposed to U.
The ACTD has two components: the creation of a joint contaminated surface detector and the integration of available detectors onto an unmanned ground vehicle, said Peter Annunziato, technical manager.
The quantity of systems in the ACTD is sufficient to provide a valid assessment of the capability, or simulations are used to expand the battlespace and forces involved in the exercise.
As part of The HLS C2 ACTD demonstration, the InTether Server performed very well and appears to offer a secure, cost effective, and reliable solution today, in protecting sensitive files," states Glenn Cooper, Assistant Technical Manager with the Homeland Security C2 ACTD.
It requires what the Secretary of Defense calls new approaches--the essence of ACTD procedure.
The MOUT ACTD is set up to improve the survivability of soldiers in an urban environment.
The combination of the ACTD process and Section 845 authority gives contractors extraordinary flexibility, allowing them to define the program's technical approach and management systems, blending equipment covered by military specifications (Milspec) and commercial ones with best business practices.