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What does FAC(A) stand for?

FAC(A) stands for Forward Air Controller (Airborne)

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  • Military and Government

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QinetiQ have been awarded an 18 month extension to its Distributed Synthetic Air Land Training (DSALT) contract by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) The initial contract was awarded in May 2009 for 4 years and allows for RAF pilots training alongside British Army forward air controllers and artillery personnel prior to deployment to the front line.
He served for 10 weeks in the country as a forward air controller during 2007-08 directing jets dropping bombs on Taliban positions in Helmand province.