Primary mission: Missile warning--provides detection, attack warning, and attack assessment of sea-launched ballistic missiles and ICBMs launched against the continental United States and Canada.
What does AA stand for?
AA stands for Attack Assessment
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- Military and Government
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- Associate Administrator
- Associate in Accounting
- Associate in Arts (degree)
- Associative Arrays (PERL programming)
- Associazione Allievi (Allievi Association, Italy)
- Athletic Association
- Athletics Australia
- Atlanto-Axial (joint)
- Atomic Absorption
- Atrophia Areata
Samples in periodicals archive:
Army Air Corps leaders envisioned a postwar strategic attack assessment analogous to but more extensive than the post-World War I survey.
MI6's Terrorist Attack Assessment Centre (TAAC) said May 1 is a "significant opportunity" for a high- profile assault.
The publication also offers a tutorial on how space can enhance joint force effectiveness by supporting intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance and integrated tactical warning and attack assessment such as missile defense and nuclear detonation detection, environmental monitoring, and the benefits of global positioning, including further information on these areas in appendices.
Meanwhile Curt Weldon, who introduced the amendment, told Wired News: "Proliferation of encryption technology would harm our ability to gather vital intelligence, jeopardize our early threat warning and attack assessment, risk our ability to maintain an information-based advantage over our enemies, and place our nation's most secure systems at risk.
Asthmatic attack assessment requires moment to moment data acquisition and processing of lung activity, making real-time precision processing a critical factor.