562 abbreviations
Abbreviation Meaning
SOPS Space Operations Squadron
SOS Squadron Officer School or Special Operations Squadron
SOW Special Operations Wing
Spirit Mission A good natured act, commonly in the form of a prank, banner, or...reacquisition...of a person/thing, to show pride for a group of individuals. Usually harmless.
Sq Squadron
SrA Senior Airman
SRC Solid Rock Cafe (new as of 2011, found @ Sheppard AFB, Wichita Falls TX - unofficial anogram that is used by officers as well as students)
SSgt Staff Sergeant
SST Supervisor Safety Training
STEP Stripe Through Exceptional Performance
Stink Bug Nickname for the F-117 Nighthawk
Strike Eagle Nickname for F15 E
STS Special Tactics Squadron
SVS Services Squadron
SW Space Wing
SWA Southwest Asia
SWAG Scientific Wild-Ass Guess
T&A Test and Acceptance
TAC Tactical Air Command
TAC P - Tactical Air Control Party
TACON Tactical Control
TAFCSD Total Active Federal Commission Service Date
TAFMSD Total Active Federal Military Service Date
TAG (AG) The Adjutant General
Tail End Charlie - Person bringing up the rear of a formation or a tail gunner
TAP Transition Assistance Program
TCNO Time Compliance Network Order
TCTO Time Compliance Technical Order
TFCSD Total Federal Commissioned Service to Date
TGP Targeting Pod
TLAR That Looks About Right
TLF Temporary Living Facility
TOT Time Over Target
TRW Training Wing
TSgt Technical Sergeant
TST Time-Sensitive Target
TTP Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures
UAS Unmanned Aircraft System
UCI Unit Compliance Inspection
UNWT Undergraduate Network Warfare Training
UPT Undergraduate Pilot Training
USAFA United States Air Force Academy
USAFE United States Air Forces in Europe
V/R Virtual Regards or Very Respectfully (closing salutation)
Viper Nickname for the F-16 Fighting Falcon
VML Vulnerable to Move List
vMPF Virtual Military Personnel Flight
vRED Virtual Record of Emergency Data
VSP Voluntary Separation Pay
WADS Western Air Defense Sector