1653 abbreviations
Abbreviation Meaning
ADF Australian Defence Force
ADI Australian Defence Industries
AE action express
AEF Allied expeditionary force
AESA Active electronically scanned array
AEV Armoured engineer vehicle
AF Air force
AFA/ARA Aerial field artillery/aerial rocket artillery (US, Vietnam war era attack helicopter batteries employing 2.75 in. FFAR)
AFARV Armored, Forward Area, Re-arm Vehicle (US)
AFAS advanced Field Artillery System
AFC Australian Flying Corps
AFCS automatic fire-control systems
AFD automatic feeding device
AFSC air force specialty code
AFSV armoured fire support vehicle
AFV Armored Family of Vehicles (US)
AFV Armoured fighting vehicle
AGC automatic gain control
AGF Army ground forces
AGL above ground level
AGL automatic grenade launcher
AGLS automatic gun laying system
AGS armored gun system (US)
AGV assault gun vehicle
AGVT Advanced Ground Vehicle Technology
Ah Ampere hour
AHC Attack Helicopter Company (USA)
AICS Accuracy International Chassis System
AICW Advanced Individual Combat Weapon
AIF Australian Imperial Force (Australia, WWI)
AIFS Advanced Indirect Fire System
AIFV Armoured infantry fighting vehicle
AIPS Advanced Integrated Propulsion System (US)
ALAAVS Advanced Light Armored/Amphibious Vehicle System (US)
ALC Advanced Land Combat (US)
ALICE All-purpose lightweight individual carrying equipment
ALS Advanced laying system
ALSV Armoured logistics support vehicle
ALT Armoured launching turret
AMC United States Army Materiel Command
AMC Advanced Mortar Carrier (Turkey)
AMCCOM Armament Munitions and Chemical Command
AMDS Anti-Missile Discarding Sabot
AMF Amphibische Mehrzweck-Fahrzeuge (multipurpose amphibious vehicle)
AML Automitrailleuse Légère (light armoured car)
AMOS Advanced mortar system
AMR Anti-materiel rifle
AMR Automitrailleuse de Reconnaissance
AMRWS Advanced multi-role weapon station
AMS Armoured mortar system