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Acronym: HANO


Category: US Army Acronyms (Slang)

Meaning / Stands for:

High-Altitude No-Opening Parachute Technique. Used To Describe Total Malfunctions During Parachute Operations, Regardless Of Actual Altitude, As Well As Any Fall. (Used In Sarcastic Reference To HALO (High Altitude Low Opening) Jumps)






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 Acronym Meaning
SSTSlang For The Vehicle Used To Remove Human Waste From The Portable Toilets Meaning, "Sh*t-Sucking Truck".
LPCSLeather Personnel Carriers, Or Combat Boots. Generally Used When Describing A Mode Of Travel (i.e., "We'll Be Taking Our LPCs Over To The Range.")
SWAGScientific Wild-Ass Guess. A Close Approximation.
JANFUJoint Army-Navy F*ck-up.
FISHDOF*ck It, Shit Happens, Drive On (military Equivalent Of "par For The Course.")
FAINTEDFaked An Injury, Necessary To Escape Duty
GIGovernment Issue; Originally Used For Government Supplied Equipment, Often Used By Soldiers To Refer To Themselves.
FNGF*cking New Guy. Soldier Coming To A Unit Straight From AIT. Sometimes Pronounced Fin-gee.
NAVYNever Again Volunteer Yourself
BTDTBeen There, Done That

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