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JP

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for JAPAN.

JP

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for Japan. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Japanese bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Japan. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Japan. Each Japanese prefecture has its own code with the prefix "JP." For example, the code for the Prefecture of Akita is ISO 3166-2:JP-05.
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Raytheon JPS Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), designs, manufactures and sells electronic hardware and software products that enhance the effectiveness of communications systems.
Nextel and Raytheon JPS Communications are focused on removing the technical and financial obstacles to instant communication on the frontlines of government and business - allowing mobile workers to get work done wherever they are," said Susan Nelson, vice president of alliances and partners at Nextel.
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