AWAC

AcronymDefinition
AWACAlcoa World Alumina and Chemicals
AWACAirborne Warning and Control
AWACAir Wisconsin Airlines Corporation (Appleton, WI)
AWACAnimal Welfare Advisory Committee
AWACAllied World Assurance Company Ltd
AWACAnimal Welfare Advisory Council
AWACAudio Waveform Amplifier and Converter
AWACAfghanistan Without a Clue (blog)
AWACAdvanced Wine Assessment Course (Australia)
AWACAfrican World Artists Collective
AWACAdvanced World Aerobatics Championship
AWACAlabama World Affairs Council
AWaCAcolytes Without A Cause (gaming clan)
AWACAcoustic Doppler Wave & Current Profiler
AWACAlain Winandy Assessoria e Consultoria (Portugese)
AWACAlumoweld-Aluminum Conductor (Alcoa, power transmission)
AWACAmateur with A Camera
AWACAdvanced Warning Audit Control (knowledge-based mechanized security audit program for Unix platforms)
AWACAbused Women and Children (Arkadelphia, AR)
AWACAnthony Wayne Area Council (Indiana)
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The argument that 'game changer' capabilities such as AAR and AWAC are hard to procure in an increasingly sensitive global geo-political environment and Pakistan therefore should lay its hands on whatever is available from wherever is no excuse for wasteful expenditure.
Both the Chiefs flew in the Karakorum Eagle-03 AWACS aircraft for a surveillance mission.
The French air force "will make available it AWACs for air surveillance but will also deploy fighter aircraft in Poland at the end of this month," Le Drian told the National Assembly.
The AWACS at the parade was the last survivor of a set of three that were modified by the Iraqi air force during the 19801988 war with Iran.
Jones says the AWAC gives a "direct measurement of the wave height, which is directly comparable to wave buoy data," while also calculating factors such as wave direction, and taking temperature and pressure measurements.
An airship now hangs over the ruins of the Acropolis, acting as a command centre - and AWAC surveillance planes are sweeping over the city as the first of 10,000 athletes arrive.
Under the deal, Alcoa's unit AWAC will sign a long-term contract to supply the smelter with alumina.
He is an avionics technician based on AWAC early-warning aircraft and is just back from a three-and-a-half month tour of duty in the Gulf.
According to Dave Pugliese of the Ottawa Citizen, the cost of such patrols on a 24-hour basis by AWAC aircraft would be prohibitive, and Canada's Lieutenant General Ken Pennie notes that the equipment needed is too heavy to be stored on a satellite.
Paralleling these initiatives were the non-government organizations (NGO) such as AWAC, ReachOut Foundation and the Health Action Information Network (HAIN) who began their own comprehensive information and education campaign for the general public.
Tickers featured: ACE, AIG, ALL, AOC, AWAC, BER, BI, BRK, CB, GS, HIG, JNC, MKL, MMC, PFG, PRE, PRU, RE, RNR, SPC, XL.
The balance of AWAC is held by Alcoa Inc, the world's largest primary aluminium producer.