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What does TACFIRE stand for?

TACFIRE stands for Tactical Fire Direction System (Army)

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He has more than 32 years of service, 22 of which have been in the Fire Support Software Engineering Division where he worked on the Tactical Fire Direction System (TACFIRE), produced the first fielded FA system written entirely in Ada, and led the Fire Support Software Engineering Division to achieve the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute's highest rating for Capability Maturity Model Integrated.
Legend: ACO = Air Control Order ADNS = Automated Digital Networking System ATO = Air Tasking Order GCCS-M = Global Command and Control System-Marine GWS = Gun Weapon System HF = High Frequency FSCM = Fire Support Coordination Measures LAN = Local Area Network Met = Meteorological NSFS = Naval Surface Fire Support SATCOMS = Satellite Communications TACFIRE = Tactical Fire Direction System TACLINK = Tactical Communications Link TBMCS = Theater Battle Management Core System VHF = Variable High Frequency VMF = Variable Message Format Naval Fire Control System (NFCS) Capabilities
The tactical fire direction system (TACFLRE) provided the initial tactical fire direction for cannon battalions, FA brigades, division artilleries and corps artilleries.
Today's missions no longer fit into the traditional counterfire against a target described by the old tactical fire direction system (TACFIRE) as "HEAVY RKT/MSL" (heavy force rocket/missile).