Defence land ranges safety (JSP 403, volume 4)

Volume 4: glossary of terms and definitions.

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In previous versions of JSP 403 Volume 4 was a “Glossary of terms and definitions” which included abbreviations. Now definitions and abbreviations have been incorporated into Volume 1 Part 1 at “Annex D: Lexicon” and “Annex E: Acronyms and Abbreviations”.


Glossary of terms and definitions


JSP (Joint Service Publication) 403 volume 4 provides a glossary of range safety terms and definitions and also lists the abbreviations used in the other volumes. It is intended as a reference tool for the better understanding of range safety policy, regulations and procedures.

Published 31 August 2011
Last updated 20 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. Added updated file that now includes archived message in preparation of archiving this on page on GOV.UK.

  2. Added Glossary of terms back into this page as this page is due to be archived and Volume 5 will replace this volume as it now becomes volume 4.

  3. Added new document to replace existing as volume 5 has now become volume 4.

  4. First published.