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What does WW stand for?

WW stands for Wild Weasel

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Schreiner, a Weasel pilot in the F-4G Phantom during Desert Storm, contributes his verbatim diary accounts of daily activity, forming the primary substance of the book, plus his knowledge of "weaseling"' in general (the Wild Weasel mission employs special aircraft to defeat enemy radar-based threats so that strike aircraft may attack at reduced risk).
The book does offer fascinating descriptions of two specialized uses of the F-100 in the Vietnam War--on Misty forward air controller and Wild Weasel missions.
Though Arco Alaska's Kuvlum and Wild Weasel prospects in the Beaufort Sea proved to be commercial duds, industry observers here don't expect the bad news to derail anyone's exploration plans for the undeveloped eastern North Slope region.
I am a fighter WIZZO with 2,000 hours in the F-4G, E, and F Phantom, and I am credited with two kills against surface-to-air missile sites as a Wild Weasel EWO during Desert Storm.