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What does FB stand for?

FB stands for Fire Base

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  • Military and Government

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Having achieved section and platoon-level proficiency in core competency tasks, the commander decided to focus STX week during the MRE on platoon table XII live fire and additional mission-essential skills, including fire base operations, air assault rigging, M777A2 direct-fire and crew cross-training on howitzer systems.
Later in the day, Gates spoke to US troops at Camp Marez, a military base formerly known as Fire Base Glory, near the Mosul Airfield and home to the 101st Airborne Division rear command post.
Steve was a disabled combat veteran of the Vietnam War having served in the artillery at a fire base in South Vietnam.
14 /PRNewswire/ -- QinetiQ North America, a global developer of innovative technology solutions for national defense, today announced positive results from operational field testing of its miniature Ears(TM) Sniper Detection System, which was deployed to multiple fire bases in Afghanistan in August and September of 2007, with deployment to Iraq scheduled to begin early this year.
In response to the mounting enemy mortar and rocket fires into the BIAP, the Div Arty established Fire Base All-American in support of counterfire operations and reduced the number of rocket/mortar attacks significantly.
He got those of us who were still alive in the Humvee and then drove us, very quickly, to the fire base.