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1,465 Armed Forces acronyms and abbreviations

  • ATC Air Traffic Control
    Technology, Telecommunications, Telecom
  • UHF Ultra High Frequency
    Military, Telecommunications, Telecom
  • VHF Very High Frequency
    Technology, Construction, Information Technology
  • ETA Estimated Time of Arrival
    Military, Internet slang, Internet jargon
  • IFF Identification Friend or Foe
    Military, World War II, Telecom
  • RAF Royal Air Force
    Military, Air Force, Armed Forces
  • DME Distance Measuring Equipment
    Technology, Transportation, Telecommunications
  • ILS Instrument Landing System
    Technology, Transportation, Telecommunications
  • CO Commanding Officer
    Military, Us navy, US army
  • DEW Distant Early Warning
    Military, Royal military, CANADIAN
  • MI Military Intelligence
    Military, Air Force, Armed Forces
  • ECM Electronic Counter Measures
    Technology, Telecom, Royal military
  • AEW Airborne Early Warning
    Military, Air Force, Armed Forces
  • CRC Control and Reporting Center
    Military, Air Force, Armed Forces
  • HQ Headquarters
    Military, World War II, US army
  • CWGC Commonwealth War Graves Commission
    Technology, Air Force, Armed Forces
  • RAAF Royal Australian Air Force
    Military, Air Force, Architectural
  • PAR Precision Approach Radar
    Military, Telecom, Royal military
  • MOD Ministry of Defence
    Military, UK, Telecommunications
  • AWOL Absent Without Leave
    Military, World War II, Royal military
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