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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
NJBNo Job Bitch. This Term Is Used For Those Who Hold No Collateral Duty Or Position, Even Although Their Rank Suggests That They Should.
NCONo Civilian Opportunities. This Is A Jab At Non-commissioned Officers Who Are Said To Stay In The Army Because They Could Not Get Another Job, Not Because They Want To Be Soldiers.
FNGF*cking New Guy. Soldier Coming To A Unit Straight From AIT. Sometimes Pronounced Fin-gee.
YMRASUYes, My Retarded Ass Signed Up (US Army Backwards)
NUBNon-Useful Body. Someone Who, While Assigned To The Unit, Can Not Be Fully Utilized, Generally Because They Have Not Yet Completed The Requisite Qualifications.
BOHICABend Over, Here It Comes Again
AWR (Alpha Whiskey Romeo) Allah's Waiting Room.
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.")
USMCU Suckers Missed Christmas
USMCU Signed The Mother-f*ckin' Contract

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