In the view of military historians it was, like Waterloo, "a damned serious business" and the campaign could have easily turned into a military catastrophe with the loss of aircraft carriers and thousands of men.
What does LOA stand for?
LOA stands for Loss of Aircraft (logistics)
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We have 136 other meanings of LOA in our Acronym Attic
- Logistics Operations Area
- Logistics Over-the-Shore (LOTS) Operation Area (US DoD)
- Looseness of Association
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Samples in periodicals archive:
According to the defence select committee report, published Wednesday, there is "mounting concern" that the loss of aircraft carriers, planes and 30,000 front-line troops could lead to "strategic shrinkage" of the military.
There were occasional mishaps involving the loss of aircraft, but.
Sometimes it caused the loss of aircraft and pilots.
The release of the wheel assembly in-flight could have seen a loss of aircraft," association secretary Steve Purvinashe said.
Tracking over 300 airport pavement faults they coordinated 50 emergency repairs preventing loss of aircraft directional steering, blown tires or engine loss due to pavement foreign object damage thereby saving aircraft and lives without impact to flying operations.
About loss of life or loss of aircraft, which depletes our combatage," the Indian Air Force Chief said.
civil aviation companies more than $620 million per year, due mostly to structural damage or loss of aircraft.