Wenger, who saw Emmanuel Frimpong red-carded with 20 minutes to play against the Reds for a second yellow card, is hoping to steady the Arsenal ship with a few signings.
What does AS stand for?
AS stands for Arsenal Ship
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We have 206 other meanings of AS in our Acronym Attic
- Approaches Standards (school grading system)
- Aqueous Solution
- Archive Server
- Area Security
- Area Source
- Area Supervisor (FAA ARTCC Area Supervisor 1 or more Sector Suites)
- Area Surveillance
- Arm Slave (anime)
- Armée du Salut (Salvation Army)
- Arnold Schwarzenegger (body builder, actor, politician)
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The volume contains 918 photos and 114 other illustrations, general and ship-name/class indexes, and appendixes (four of them tabular, plus essays on the Arsenal Ship and transformation).
An arsenal ship with Sea Tactical Missile Systems (TACMS) (200-km range) and cruise missiles (2,500-km range) could provide firepower from far away, much as the battleship traditionally did from within 40 kilometers.
Why are we canceling plans to build the semi-stealthy arsenal ship, which at a cost of $500 million and with a crew of only 50, could launch 500 long-range precision-guided munitions at 500 different targets, at the same time that we are scouring the budget for an extra $5 billion to build yet another aircraft carrier, whose high signature and short-legged aircraft mean that its crew of 5,000 will be exposed to ever greater risk in future operations?
Every description, however, is of a ship with no self-defense and no target-detection capability (unable to protect itself, the arsenal ship could be easily boarded and commandeered by Malaysian pirates).