Pirates who are suspected to be Somali hijacked a German-owned ship Friday afternoon off the coast of the Gulf Arab state of Oman, outside their normal area of operations.
What does AO stand for?
AO stands for Area of Operation
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- Military and Government
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We have 60 other meanings of AO in our Acronym Attic
- Apostolic Oblates
- Appeals Office(r)
- Application Object
- Application Outsourcing
- Applied Optics
- Approximate Optimum Method
- Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Osteosynthesefragen (Association for the Study of Internal Fixation)
- Archives of Ontario
- Arctic Ocean
- Arctic Oscillation
Samples in periodicals archive:
Now the commander wants you to find out what equipment should go with your unit and what you can obtain in the area of operations (AO).
The camp is dedicated to the Marines who gave their lives while deployed to this area of operations since 11 September 2001.