- 1 What is PLO in military terms?
- 2 What are military abbreviations?
- 3 What does SP and RP mean in the Army?
- 4 Why does the military use acronyms?
- 5 What does endex mean?
- 6 Is Army an acronym?
- 7 What does Kia stand for?
- 8 What does DTF mean?
- 9 What does Charlie Mike mean?
- 10 What is a military attack called?
- 11 Is fubar a military term?
- 12 What does the T stand for in veterans?
What is PLO in military terms?
Patrol Leader’s Order (US DoD) PLO. Pay Liaison Officer.
What are military abbreviations?
Military Acronyms & Abbreviations
|AFB||Air Force Base|
|AFD||Automatic Feeding Device|
|AFMC||Air Force Material Command|
|AFV||Armored Fighting Vehicle|
What does SP and RP mean in the Army?
Roger, Roger That: From radio parlance, a word for ‘understood. ‘ SINGARS: Radio SP / RP (start point/release point): used to call in departure ( SP ) and arrival ( RP ). Almost always used in acronym form, and can be either noun (the SP is at checkpoint 12) or verb (We RP ‘d about 20 minutes ago.)
Why does the military use acronyms?
The U.S. military uses many unique items and concepts that civilians aren’t exposed to. Acronyms are used commonly to make big concepts easy to communicate, and there’s a good chance you haven’t heard of at least a few. Be sure to check out Military.com’s Glossary of Military Terms and Slang.
What does endex mean?
What does ENDEX stand for?
|ENDEX||Exercise Termination (US DoD)|
|ENDEX||End of Exercise|
Is Army an acronym?
Acronym. Definition. ARMY. Ain’t Ready for the Marines Yet. ARMY.
What does Kia stand for?
|KIA||Korean Industry of Automobile|
|KIA||Kachin Independence Army (Burma)|
|KIA||Kilimanjaro International Airport (Tanzania)|
|KIA||Kuwait International Airport|
What does DTF mean?
The term ” down to fuck ” (DTF) is slang for a person willing to have sexual intercourse (or fuck) with another person, often in the form of casual sex.
What does Charlie Mike mean?
Charlie Mike — which in military jargon means continue the mission — is not an easy read. It is punctuated by injuries, death and suffering, and Klein’s writing echoes the start, stop, start again nature of war and recovery.
What is a military attack called?
Frontal assault or frontal attack: an attack toward the front of an enemy force. Garrison: a body of troops holding a particular location on a long-term basis. Guerrilla tactics: attacking the enemy and the subsequent breaking off of contact and retreating; also referred to as “hit-and-run tactics”.
Is fubar a military term?
Acronym slang in US Military A number of military slang terms are acronyms. Rick Atkinson ascribes the origin of SNAFU (Situation Normal, All Fucked Up), FUBAR (Fucked Up Beyond Any Repair or “All Recognition”), and a bevy of other terms to cynical GIs ridiculing the United States Army’s penchant for acronyms.
What does the T stand for in veterans?
As a veteran myself, the encouragement I get from my own family also helps me to do better and makes me proud of the work I do as an Airman every day. T — Tough. I always find a sense of toughness in all veterans no matter what conflict, service, or time they served.