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Flashcards in Operational Fundamental/Warfare Mission Area Deck (23):
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SEAD

suppression of enemy air defenses

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WAS

war at sea

3

CAS

close air support

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MAS

martime air superiority

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ACM

air combat maneuvering

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CAP

combat air patrol

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FCF

functional check flight

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FCLP

field carrier landing practice

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VMC

visual meterological conditions

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IMC

instrument meterological conditions

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VFR

visual flight rules

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IFR

instrument flight rules

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CATCC

carrier air traffic control center ; maintains primary control of airborne aircraft operating from a carrier

14

FLOLS

Fresnel lens optical landing system ; provides pilot with visual indication of their relative position

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MOVLAS

manually operating visual landing system ; an emergency signaling system

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Command Mission

train and prepare the finest strike fighter aircrew and maintenance professionals

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AAW

anti-air warfare ; detection, tracking, destruction or neutralization of enemy air platforms and airborne weapons

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AMW

amphibious warfare

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CCC

command, control and communications

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MIW

mine warfare

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MOB

mobility

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NCO

non-combatant operations

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STW

strike warfare