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Military Acronyms and Abbreviations: U

U Unclassified
U-2 (1) Designator for a Military Reconnaissance Aircraft; (2) AF Reconnaissance Aircraft
UA User Agent
UAAF Unified Action Armed Forces
UAE United Arab Emirates
UAM Underwater-to-Air-Missile
UAMP USIS Architecture Migration Plan
UARR Universal Aerial Refueling Receptical
UATP UNIX Advanced Tracking Prototype
UAV Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
UAV-CR Unmanned Aerial Vehicle-Close Range
UAV-E Unmanned Aerial Vehicle-Endurance
UAV-H Unmanned Aerial Vehicle-HUNTER
UAVJPO Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Joint Program Office
UAV-M Unmanned Aerial Vehicle-Maneuver
UAV-SR Unmanned Aerial Vehicle-Short Range
UBA Underwater Breathing Apparatus
UBR Unassigned Bit Rate
UC Under Construction
UCAB USIS Customer Advisory Board
UCC ULTRA-Compact Camera
UCG Universal Communications Gateway
UCIB USAFE Command Intelligence Brief
UCIRF USAREUR Combat Intelligence Readiness Facility
UCMJ Uniform Code of Military Justice
UCP Unified Command Plan
UDEAC Economic and Customs Union of Central Africa
UDF United Democratic Front
UDIR USAREUR Daily Intelligence Report
UDT Underwater Demolition Team
UE Unit Equipment
UEAC Union of Central African States
UEC USAREUR Exploitation Center
UFO (1) Unidentified Flying Object; (2) UHF Follow-On Satellites
UFR Unfunded Requirements
UGM Underwater Guided Missile
UGS Unattended Ground Sensors
UHF Ultra High Frequency
UI (1) Unidentified; (2) Unit of Issue
UIC (1) USAREUR Interrogation Center; (2) Unit Identification Code
UIES USAREUR Imagery Exploitation System
UIR User Interface Requirements
UIRK Unique Interswitch Rekeying Key
UIS User Interface System
UJTL Universal Joint Task List
UK United Kingdom
UKADGE United Kingdom Air Defense Ground Environment
UKAGE United Kingdom Air Defense Ground Environment
UKAIR United Kingdom Air Forces
UKLF United Kingdom Land Forces
Ukn Unknown
ULAN Unit Local Area Network
ULANA Universal Location Area Network Architecture
ULCC Ultra Large Crude Carrier
ULCS Unit-Level Circuit Switch
ULF Ultra Low Frequency
ULO USAREUR Liaison Office
ULV Unmanned Launch Vehicle
UMD Unit Manning Document
UMF Unconventional Military Forces (NATO)
UMIES USAREUR Modernized Imagery Exploitation System
UMO Unconventional Military Operations
UMOP Unintentional Modulation on Pulse
UN United Nations
UNAAF Unified Action Armed Forces
UNAMIR United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda
UNAVEM United Nations Angola Verification Mission
UNC United Nations Command
UNCIVPOL United Nations Civilian Police
UNCLAS Unclassified
UNDERSEC Under Secretary
UNDHA United Nations Department of Humanitarian Affairs
UN-DMT United Nations Disaster Management Team
UNDOF United Nations Disengagement Observer Force
UNDP United Nations Development Program
UNEF United Nations Emergency Forces
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization
UNFICYP United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus
UNGA United Nations General Assembly
UNHCR United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
UNHQ United Nations Headquarters
UNICEF United Nations Childrens’ Fund
UNIFIL United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon
UNIKOM United Nations Iraq-Kuwait Observer Mission
UNITA National Union for the Total Independence of Angola
UNITAF Unified Task Force
UNITAS United International Antisubmarine Warfare Exercise (Joint U.S.-Latin American Naval Exercise)
UNITREP Unit Report
UNITSITREP Unit Situation Report
UNIX Orginally UNICS, for Uniplex Information and Computing System
UNMIH United Nations Mission in Haiti
UNMO United Nations Military Observers
UNMOGIP United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan
UNOMIG United Nations Mission in Georgia
UNOMIL United Nations Observer Mission in Liberia
UNOMUR United Nations Mission for Uganda-Rwanda
UNOSOM United Nations Operations in Somalia
UNMSC United Nations Military Staff Committee
UNODIR Unless Otherwise Directed
UNPROFOR United Nations Protection Force
UNPP UN Peace Plan
UNSAT Unsatisfactory
UNSC United Nations Security Council
UNTSO United Nations Truce Supervision Organization
UQL Universal Query Language
UNREF United Nations Refugee Fund
UNRWA United Nations Relief & Works Agency
UO Using Organization
UPI United Press International
UPP User Partnership Program
UPS (1) Uninterruptible Power Supply; (2) Universal Polar Stereographic
U2R Reconnaissance Aircraft (U.S. Air Force)
URBBO Urban Area Boundary File
URBPOP Urban Population File
URD User Requirements Document
URG Underway Replenishment Group
URS User Readout Simulator
US United States
U&S Unified and Specified (Archaic, now Unified) Commands
US MLO U.S. Military Liaison Office
US/AIA USEUCOM/ACE Interface Architecture
USA (1) U.S. Army; (2) United States of America
USAABMDA United States Army Advanced Ballistic Missile Defense Agency
USAADASCH U.S. Army Air Defense Artillery School
USACAPOC U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command
USACC U.S. Army Communications Command
USACE U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
USACID U.S. Army Criminal Investigative Division Command
USACSLA United States Army Communications Security Logistics Agency
USACOM U.S. Atlantic Command
USAEIS United States Army Electronic Intelligence & Security
USAF U.S. Air Force
USAFE U.S. Air Forces, Europe
USAFE/CC Commander, U.S. Air Forces Europe
USAFINTEL United States Air Force Intelligence
USAFISA U.S. Army Force Integration Support Agency
USAFJ U.S. Air Forces, Japan
USAFK U.S. Air Forces, Korea
USAFLANT U.S. Air Force, Atlantic
USAFR U.S. Air Force Reserve
USAFRED U.S. Air Force Readiness Command
USAFSO U.S. Air Force Southern Command
USAFSOC U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command
USAFSOS U.S. Air Force Special Operations School
USAFSS United States Air Force Security Service
USAFTAC (1) U.S. Air Force Technical Applications Center; (2) U.S. Air Force Tactical Air Command
USAFWTC U.S. Air Force Weapons and Tactics Center
USAIA U.S. Army Intelligence Agency
USAICE U.S. Army Intelligence Center, Europe
USAIC U.S. Army Intelligence Center
USAICS U.S. Army Intelligence Center and School
USAID U.S. Agency for International Development
USAIIA United States Army Imagery Interpretation Agency
USAINSCOM U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command
USAISC U.S. Army Information Systems Command
USAISD U.S. Intelligence School, Fort Devens
USAITAC U.S. Army Intelligence Threat Analysis Center
USAITFG United States Army Intelligence Threats & Forecasts Group
USAJFKWCS U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School
USAKA U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll
USAOG U.S. Army Operational Group
USAR U.S. Army Reserve
USARAK U.S. Army Alaska
USARC U.S. Army Reserve Command
USARCENT U.S. Army Forces, Central Command
USARCO U.S. Army Commercial Communications Office
USAREUR U.S. Army, Europe
USARJ U.S. Army, Japan
USARLANT U.S. Army, Atlantic
USARPAC U.S. Army, Pacific
USARSO (1) U.S. Army, South; (2) U.S. Army Forces, South
USARSOC U.S. Army Reserve, Special Operations Command
USARSPACE U.S. Army Space Command
USARSPACECOM U.S. Army Space Command
USASAALA US Army Security Assistance Agency Latin America
USASACDA United States Army Security Agency Combat Development Activity
USASACDSA United States Army Security Agency Command Data Systems Activity
USASAE United States Army Security Agency, Europe
USASAPAC United States Army Security Agency, Pacific
USASASA United States Army Security Agency Systems Activity
USASASSA United States Army Security Agency Signal Security Activity
USASATCOMA United States Army Satellite Communications Agency
USASATEC United States Army Security Agency Test & Evaluation Center
USASEXC United States Army Services Exploitation Center
USASFC U.S. Army Special Forces Command
USASOA U.S. Army School of the Americas
USASOC U.S. Army, Special Operations Command
USASOF U.S. Army, Special Operations Forces
USASOSC U.S. Army Special Operations Support Command
USASSDC U.S. Army Space and Strategic Defense Command
USASSG U.S. Army Special Security Group
USATAC U.S. Army Terrain Analysis Center
USATACOM U.S. Army Tank Command
USATC United States Air Target Chart
USATEC U.S. Army Topographic Engineering Center
USATSC U.S. Army Training Support Center
USB Upper Sideband
USC (1) Under Secretaries Committee; (2) United States Code
USCENTAF U.S. Air Forces Central Command
USCENTCOM U.S. Central Command
USCG U.S. Coast Guard
USCG INT U.S. Coast Guard Intelligence
USCGNET U.S. Communications Grid Network
USCINCACOM Commander in Chief, U.S. Atlantic Command
USCINCARRED Commander in Chief, United States Army Forces, Readiness Command
USCINCCENT Commander in Chief, U.S. Central Command
USCINCEUR Commander in Chief, U.S. European Command
USCINCFOR United States Commander in Chief, US Forces Command
USCINCLANT Commander in Chief, U.S. Atlantic Command
USCINCMEAFSA United States Commander in Chief Middle East, Southern Asia, & Africa South of the Sahara
USCINCPAC Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Command
USCINCPACFLT Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet
USCINCRED United States Commander in Chief, US Readiness Command
USCINCSO Commander in Chief, U.S. Southern Command
USCINCSOC Commander in Chief, U.S. Special Operations Command
USCINCSOINT Commander in Chief, U.S. Special Operations Intelligence
USCINCSPACE Commander in Chief, U.S. Space Command
USCINSTRAT Commander in Chief, Strategic Command
USCINCTRANS Commander in Chief, U.S. Transportation Command
USCMA United States Court of Military Appeals
USCOB United States Command Berlin
USCOMEASTLANT U.S. Commander, Eastern Atlantic
USCS (1) U.S. Customs Service; (2) Unified Soils Classification System; (3) U.S. Cryptologic System
USD Under Secretary of Defense
USD(A&T) Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition & Technology)
USD(P) Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture
USDAO U.S. Defense Attache Office
USDE Undesired Signal Data Emanations
USDR United States Defense Representative
USEMB United States Embassy
USEUCOM U.S. European Command
USFJ U.S. Forces, Japan
USFK U.S. Forces, Korea
USFORAZ U.S. Forces, Azores
USFORCARIB U.S. Forces, Caribbean
USFORDOMREP U.S. Forces, Dominican Republic
USFORSCOM U.S. Forces Command
USFORSOM U.S. Forces, Somalia
USG United States Government
USGS U.S. Geological Survey
USI U.S. Intelligence
USIA U.S. Information Agency
USIS (1) U.S. Information Service (USIA abroad); (2) U.S. Imagery System
USIC U.S. Intelligence Community
USILO U.S. Imagery Liaison Officer
USIS (1) U.S. Information Service; (2) U.S. Imagery System
USJTF United States Joint Task Force
USLANTCOM U.S. Atlantic Command
USLO United States Liaison Officer
USM Underwater-to-Surface Missile
USMAAG U.S. Military Assistance Advisory Group
USMARCENT U.S. Marine Forces Central Command
USMARDEZLANT U.S. Maritime Defense Zone, Atlantic
USMARFORK U.S. Marine Forces, Korea
USMARFORLANT U.S. Marine Forces, Atlantic
USMC U.S. Marine Corps
USMILGP U.S. Military Group
USMLM U.S. Military Liaison Mission
USMOG-W U.S. Military Observer Group-Washington
USMS U.S. Marshal Service
USMTF (1) U.S. Message Text Formats; (2) U.S. Message Text Formatter
USMTM U.S. Military Training Mission
USN U.S. Navy
USNAVAK U.S. Navy Alaska
USNAVCENT U.S. Naval Forces, Central Command
USNAVEUR U.S. Naval Forces, Europe
USNAVFORJAPAN U.S. Naval Forces, Japan (also USNAVFORJ)
USNAVFORKOREA U.S. Naval Forces, Korea (also USNAVFORK)
USNAVSO U.S. Naval Forces, Southern Command
USNI U.S. Naval Institute
USNR U.S. Naval Reserve
USNS U.S. Naval Ship
USO (1) United Service Organization; (2) Unit Security Officer
USODC U.S. Office of Defense Cooperation
USOMC U.S. Office of Military Cooperation
USOUTHAF United States Southern Command Air Forces
USOS USAF Special Operations School
USP&FO U.S. Property and Fiscal Officer
USPACOM U.S. Pacific Command
USR Unit Status Report
USREDCOM U.S. Readiness Command
USREPMILCOMUN United States Representative, UN Military Staff Committee
USRNMC United States Representative To NATO Military Committee
USS (1) User Support System; (2) U.S. Ship
USSID U.S. Signals Intelligence Directive
USSIS U.S. Signals Intelligence System
USSOCOM U.S. Special Operations Command
USSOCPAC U.S. Special Operations Command Pacific
USSOUTHAF U.S. Southern Command Air Forces
USSOUTHCOM U.S. Southern Command
USSPACECOM U.S. Space Command
USSR ( 1) Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (now FSU); (2) Union of Soviet Sovereign Republics
USSS (1) U.S. SIGINT System; (2) U.S. Secret Service
USSTRATCOM U.S. Strategic Command
USTRANSCOM U.S. Transportation Command
USTS UHF Satellite Terminal System
USW Undersea Warfare
USYG Under-Secretary General
UT Users’ Terminal
UTAIN USAFE Tactical Air Intelligence Network
UTAIS USAFE Tactical Air Intelligence System
UTC (1) Unit Type Code; (2) Universal Coordinated Time
UTCB USCENTCOM Transportable Communications Backbone
UTH USAREUR Transportable Host
UTIC USAREUR Tactical Intelligence Center
UTM Universal Transverse Mercator (Grid)
UTTAS Utility Tactical Transport Aircraft System
UV Ultra Violet
UW (1) Unconventional Warfare; (2) Underwater
UWB Ultra Wide Band
UWOA Unconventional Warfare Operational Area
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Military Acronyms and Abbreviations: V

V-22 OSPREY Joint Advanced Vertical-Lift Aircraft (Formerly JVX)
VA Veterans Administration
VAAP Vulnerability Analysis and Assistance Program
VAB French Front Armored Vehicle
VAC Volts, Alternating Current
VAN Value-Added Networks
VAR Variable
VAX Virtual Address Extension
VBR Variable Bit Rate
VCA Virginia Contracting Activity
VCINCNORAD Vice Commander in Chief, NORAD
VCJCS Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
VCR Video Cassette Recorder
VCS (1) Video Conference Server; (2) VLAN Common Server; (3) Voice Communications Services
VCSA Vice Chief of Staff, Army
VDL Video Down Link
VDP Video Disk Player
VDS Variable Depth Sonar
VDT Video Display Terminal
VDU (1) Video Display Unit (TV Monitor); (2) Video Docking Unit
VDV Soviet (FSU) Airborne Forces
veh Vehicle
VERT Vertical
VF Voice Frequency
VFR Visual Flight Rules
VGA Virtual Graphics Array
VGK Supreme High Command (FSU)
VGW Variable-Geometry Wing
VHF Very High Frequency
VHS Video Home System
VHSIC Very High Speed Integrated Circuit
vic Vicinity
VICE Voice Interceptor Comprehensive Evaluation
VID Visual Identification (Canadian)
VIDINT Video Intelligence
VIDS Visually Integrated Display System
VIN Vehicle Identification Number
VIP (1) Very Important Person; (2) Variable Incentive Payment; (3) Visual Input Processor
VISINT Visual Intelligence
VISTA Very Intelligent Surveillance & Target Acquisition
VIXS Video Information Exchange System
VLAN Very Local Area Network
VLAR Vertical Launch and Recovery
VLCC Very Large Crude Carrier
VLDS Very Large Data Storage
VLF Very Low Frequency
VLS Vertical Launch System
VLSI Very Large-Scale Integration
VM Virtual Memory
VMAP Vector Product Format
VMAQ Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron
VMFP Marine Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron
VMO (1) Marine Observation Squadron; (2) Tactical Operations Squadron
V Model Advanced Development Model
VMS Virtual Memory System
VN Vulnerability Number
VO Validation Office
V/O Vertical/Oblique
VOA Voice of America
VOCOM Voice Communications
VOD Vertical On-Board Delivery
VOL Volume
VOR Very High Frequency Omnidirectional Range
VORTAC Collocated VOR and TACAN
VP (1) Patrol Aircraft (Navy); (2) U.S. Naval Patrol Squadron; (3) Maritime Patrol Squadron
VPCN Virtual Personal Communications Networking
VPF Vector Product Format
VPH Video Phase History
VPK Military Industrial Commission (FSU)
VPN Voice Product Net
VQ U.S. Naval Fleet Air Reconnaissance Squadron
VR Virtual Reality
VRD Virtual Retinal Display
VRBM Variable-Range Ballistic Missile
VRHS VIDMAR Robotic Hoist System
VRIT Volume Reduced Imagery Transmission
VSAT (1) Very Small Aperture Satellite Terminal; (2) Very Small Aperture Terminals
VSO Vault Security Officer
V/STOL Vertical/Short Takeoff & Landing
VSWING Anti-Submarine Wing
VT (1) Variable Time (Fuse); (2) Video Terminal
VTA Military Transport Aviation (FSU)
VTB Video Telebroadcasting
VTC (1) Video Teleconferencing; (2) Video Telegraph
VTOL Vertical Takeoff and Landing
VTR Tracked Recovery Vehicle
VTS Vandenberg Tracking Station
VTT Video Teletraining
VULREP Vulnerability Report
VVS FSU Air Forces
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Military Acronyms and Abbreviations: W

W (1) A W prefix to any ship type designates it as subordinated to a quasi-military force; (2) Watt
WABNRES WWMCCS Airborne Resources
WAC (1) World Aeronautical Chart; (2) World Area Code
WADS West Air Defense Sector
WAG World Area Grid
W-CIOC Wartime Combined Intelligence Operations Center
WAM WWMCCS ADP Modernization
WAN Wide-Area Network
WARC World Administrative Radio Conference
WARLOG Wartime Logistics
WARM Wartime Reserve Mode
WAS Wide-Area Search
WASAS Weekly All-Source Algerian Situation Report
WASHFAX Washington Area Secure Facsimile System
WASP War Air Service Program
WARSIM War Simulation
WASS Wide-Area Surveillance System
WASSO WWMCCS ADP System Security Officer
WATCHCON Watch Condition
WATS Wide Area Telecommunications System
WAWS Washington Area Wideband System
WB Wideband
WBIS Wideband Intercept System
WBMS Wideband Measurement System
WBST Wideband Subscriber Terminals
WC (1) Weather Center; (2) Weapon Control
WCCS Wing Command and Control System
WCG Workstation Computer Graphics
WDCS Weapons Data Correlation System
WE Weather Element
WEBE Western European Basic Encyclopedia
WECON Weather Control
WEFAX Weather Facsimile
WES WWMCCS Entry System
WESS Weather Environmental Support System
WESTLANT Western Atlantic Area (NATO)
WESTPAC/WPAC Western Pacific
WESTLCF WES Teleconferencing System
WETM Cadre Weather Team
WEU West European Union
WFC World Food Council
WFOV Wide Field of View
WFP World Food Program
WG (1) Wing; (2) Working Group
WGS World Geodetic System
WH White House
WHCA White House Communications Agency
WHD Western Hemisphere Defense
WHO World Health Organization
WHQ War Headquarters
WHSR White House Situation Room
WIA Wounded in Action
WIC Worldwide Intelligence Conference
WICP Wing Initial Communications Package
WICS Worldwide Intelligence Communications System
WIDARSURV Wide-Area Surveillance
WIFC Wallops Island Flight Center
WIG Wing-in-Ground Effect
WIMS Warning and Indications Monitoring System
WIN (1) WWMCCS Intercomputer Network; (2) WWMCCS Interconnected Network
WINCO Warning Intelligence Non-Commissioned Officer
WINCS WWMCCS Information Network Communications System
WINE Warning and Indications in Europe
WINK Warning in Korea
WINTEX Winter Exercise
WIP Weekly Intelligence Production Listing
WIR Weekly Intelligence Review
WIS (1) Weekly Intelligence Summary; (2) WWMCCS Information System; (3) Weaponeering Information Sheet
WISE Warning Indicators System Europe
WISP (1) Warning Improvement Study Plan; (2) Wartime Information Security Program; (3) Worldwide Intelligence Support Program
WISS WESTCOM Intelligence Support System
WMD (1) Western Military District; (2) Weapons of Mass Destruction
WMTR Western Missile Test Range
WN Warning-Intelligence Sources and Methods Involved
WNA Would Not Answer
WN/WNINTEL Warning Notice-Intelligence Sources and Methods Involved
WNY Washington Navy Yard
WO (1) Washington Office; (2) Warrant Officer
W/OAP With Offset Aim Point
WOC Wing Operations Center
WORM Write Once/Read Many
WP (1) Warsaw Pact; (2) Word Processing
WPC (1) Warsaw Pact Countries; (2) Word Processing Center; (3) World Peace Council
WPM Words Per Minute
Wpn Weapon
WPNS Weapons
WPNVG Waterproof Night Vision Goggles
WPRS War Powers Reporting System
WR (1) Weapon Radius; (2) Western Range
WRA Weapon Release Authority
WRM War Reserve Materiel
WRMS War Reserve Materiel Stocks
WRNC Washington National Records Center
WRS (1) Weapons Recommendation Sheet; (2) War Reserve Stocks
WRSA War Reserve Stocks for Allies
WRSK War Readiness Spares Kits
WS (1) Workstation; (2) Weather Squadron; (3) Weapons School
WSAP Weapons System Acquisition Program
WSEP Weapon System Evaluation Program
WSI Weapons School of Intelligence
WSI/L War Supporting Industries and Logistics
WSMC Western Space and Missile Center
WSMR White Sands Missile Range
WSS Workfile Support System
WSSIC Weapon and Space Systems Intelligence Committee
WTM World Target Mosaic
WTO Warsaw Treaty Organization
WVRD World Vision Relief and Development, Inc.
WWABNCP Worldwide Airborne Command Post
WWCT Worldwide Color TV
WWDMS WWMCCS Data Base Management System
WWHFIBSN Worldwide High Frequency Interlocking Base Station Network
WWIMS Worldwide Warning Indicator Monitoring System
WWMCCS Worldwide Military Command and Control System(s)
WWSVCS Worldwide Secure Voice Conferencing System
WWW Worldwide Web
WX Weather
WXFCST Weather Forecast
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Military Acronyms and Abbreviations: X

XDM/X Model Experimental Development Model/Exploratory Development Model
Xfer Transfer
XIDB Extended Integrated Database
XMIT Transmit
XMTR Transmitter
XO Executive Officer
XOI USAFE Director of Intelligence
XOIN USAFE Combat Operations Division
XOIX USAFE Plans & Systems Division
XP Director(ate) of Plans
XRL X-Ray Laser
XTR Transmitter
XVIII ABC XVIII Airborne Corps
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Military Acronyms and Abbreviations: Y

YAG Yttrium Aluminum Garnet
YAGE Experimental Service Craft
YAM Missile Support Craft
YAMM Missile Support Barge
YC Open Barge
YCF Car Barge
YCK Lighter Open Cargo
YCV Lighter Aircraft Transport
YD Floating Crane
YDG Deperming/Degaussing Barge
YDT Diving Tender
YE Ammunition Lighter
YEN Ammunition Barge
YF Covered Lighter
YFB Ferry
YFDB Large Floating Drydock
YFDL Small Floating Drydock
YFDM Medium Floating Drydock
YFL Launch
YFN Covered Barge
YFNB Large Covered Barge
YFND Drydock Companion Barge
YFP Floating Power Barge
YFR Refrigerated Lighter
YFRN Refrigerated Barge
YFU Harbor Utility Transport
YG Garbage Lighter
YGN Garbage Barge
YGS Survey Craft
YGT Target Service Craft
YGTN Target Barge
YH Ambulance Craft
YM Dredge
YMN Non-Self-Propelled Dredge
YNC Net Cargo Craft
YNG Gate Craft
YO Fuel Lighter
YON Fuel Barge
YOS Oil Storage Barge
YOSR Nuclear Waste Disposal Barge
YOSS Submersible Oil Storage Barge
YPD Floating Pile Driver
YPL Barracks Barge
YPT Torpedo Retriever
YR Floating Workshop Barge
yr Year
YRC Cable Tender
YRD Auxiliary Repair Dock
YRG Tank Cleaning Craft
YRRN Radiological Repair Barge
YRS Salvage Craft
YSR Sludge Removal Craft
YSS Service Submersible
YTB Large Harbor Tug
YTL Small Harbor Tug
YTM Medium Harbor Tug
YTR Fireboat
YTS Sail Training Craft
YVS Seaplane Service Craft
YW Water Lighter
YWN Water Barge
YXR Hulk or Relic
YXT Training Craft
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Military Acronyms and Abbreviations: Z

Z Zulu Time (Greenwich Mean Time)
ZBB Zero-Based Budget
ZF Zone of Fire
ZG Zero Gravity
ZI Zone of the Interior
ZICON (1) Zone of the Interior Consumers’ Network; (2) Zone of Interior Communication Network
ZOS Zone of Separation
ZPU Soviet (FSU) Antiaircraft Machinegun
ZSU Soviet (FSU) Self-Propelled Antiaircraft Gun
ZU Soviet (FSU) Towed Antiaircraft Gun
ZULU Greenwich Mean Time
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