The next time around, the nation may see adversaries mining critical waterways or attacking offshore staging areas with long-range missiles, all in an anti-access effort designed to make U.
What does A2 stand for?
A2 stands for Anti-Access
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 18 other meanings of A2 in our Acronym Attic
- Alpha-1 Microglobulin
- Alpha1 National Association
- Human Alpha 1-Proteinase Inhibitor
- A1 Adenosine Receptor
- Westinghouse Aircraft Carrier Nuclear Plant (Design 1)
- Advanced Level 2 (UK educational qualification)
- Alpha 2 (Street Fighter: Alpha 2 game)
- Aluminized Type 2 Steel
- Ann Arbor (Michigan)
- Antenne 2 (Second French TV Channel)
Samples in periodicals archive:
A second panel contained two women, but they also took an anti-access stand.
Understanding that conditions of anti-access or area denial to theaters of operations are turbulent, the DDPO must not be beholden to a single HN for a theater-sustaining line of communications (LOG).
Yet China seems to be making a relatively smooth adjustment by utilizing its resources to build a formidable irregular warfare, missile, and naval capability in service of an anti-access strategy aimed against the United States.
If so, where do we stand in respect of these future missions in the face of an anti-access, area denial strategy?
As an expeditionary Army, we must be able to deploy to the fight, operate over extended distances, and deal with anti-access and area denial challenges, all while conducting distributed operations.
Anti-access capabilities, especially when coupled with strategies that exploit them, can present a real challenge not only to U.