Thu, Mar 01, 2007
Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms,
names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that
populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed
wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.
Aero-Terms should serve as a quick but intriguing reminder of
the terms you may use every day, or an introduction to an aspects
of the Aero-World you may not yet be familiar with. ANN also
encourages readers to go beyond the FMI link, and further research
any intriguing terms.
Suggestions for future Aero-Terms are
ALWAYS welcome, as are additions or discussion of the
explanations given for each Aero-Term.
A broad spectrum of military and paramilitary operations conduct
in enemy-held, enemy-controlled or politically sensitive territory.
Unconventional warfare includes, but is not limited to, the
interrelated fields of guerrilla warfare, evasion and escape,
subversion, sabotage, and other operations of a low visibility,
covert or clandestine nature. These interrelated aspects of
unconventional warfare may be prosecuted singly or collectively by
predominantly indigenous personnel, usually supported and directed
in varying degrees by (an) external source(s) during all conditions
of war or peace.
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