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 A/O stand for?
A/O stands for Area of Operations
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- Military and Government
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We have 60 other meanings of A/O in our Acronym Attic
- Arrival Notice (shipping)
- As Needed
- Ascending Node
- Author's Note
- Army/Navy/Air Force/Marine Corp
- Administrative/Network Management
- Accounting Only
- Acoustic/Optic (spectroscopy)
- Alert and Oriented (charting a patient's mental status)
- Analog Output
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.