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What does G stand for?
G stands for Glider (US Military aircraft vehicle type designation)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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- Genus (mathematics)
- Gerard Thematic Catalog (music, Italian)
- Gibbs Free Energy (thermodynamics)
- Giesma (form of chromosome banding)
- Giga- (a prefix meaning 1 billion)
- Gillette Company (NYSE symbol)
- Ginoo (Filipino: Mr. or Sir)
- Glasgow (postcode, United Kingdom)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The glider pilot reported that one of the jets was within 100ft of his craft.
We will be charting new territory in really deep water," said Brian Granger, a SPAWAR Systems Center (SSC) Pacific engineer and lead for the glider testing.
In order to enhance their aerodynamic quality (this parameter defines the distance a glider flies as the flight altitude decreases by a kilometer) and to increase critical flight speed, it is necessary to optimize structure of the glider, analyzing conditions of occurring flutter phenomenon.
I was under the astrodome to keep the Waco in sight, as I was the one who had to give the glider the signal to release .