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What does FDS stand for?

FDS stands for Fire Direction System

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  • Military and Government

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They also are characterized by networked intelligence; robust communications systems; fire direction systems that cut sensor-to-shooter times to shorter intervals than ever before; and their ability to control electronic warfare (EW) assets and integrate them closely with fires.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Computer meteorological (Met) data is entered manually by the operator or received electronically from an advanced FA tactical data system (AFATDS) or fire direction system (FDS).
We also need to simplify and integrate our digital systems and improve our gun display units (GDUs) and lightweight fire direction systems.
Occasionally, systems had modem failures, but communications among local area network (LAN), variable message format (VMF) and tactical fire direction system (TACFIRE) protocols were extremely reliable as compared to the previous versions of AFATDS software.