AFF

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AcronymDefinition
AFFAffectionate
AFFAffirmative
AFFAccelerated Free Fall (type of skydiving training)
AFFAssociation des Fabophiles Français (French: Association of French Fabophiles)
AFFAdult FriendFinder (website)
AFFApplication for Funding (various organizations)
AFFAssociation Française du Froid (French: French Refrigeration Association)
AFFAngels Fall First
AFFAnimation Film Festival (various organizations)
AFFASEAN Football Federation
AFFAssociation Française des Fundraisers (French: French Fundraising Association)
AFFAustralian Frequent Flyer
AFFAmerican FactFinder (US Census data retrieval system)
AFFAnne Frank Fonds (Switzerland)
AFFAmerican Forest Foundation
AFFAdult Faith Formation
AFFAdvanced Function Feature
AFFAnimated File Format
AFFAdvanced Forensics Format
AFFAdobe Filter Factory
AFFAdvanced Fire-Fighting (course)
AFFArmy Families Federation (UK)
AFFAgriculture Forestry and Fishing (various organizations)
AFFAdvance Fee Fraud
AFFAdvanced Fighting Fantasy (role-playing game)
AFFAlgerian Football Federation (sports)
AFFAssociation Française de Funboard (French: French Funboard Association; windsurfing)
AFFAsian Film Foundation (est. 1999)
AFFAsset Forfeiture Fund
AFFAbove Finished Floor
AFFAway from Forum
AFFAtlantic Film Festival
AFFAlimentation Fine de France (French: Fine Food of France)
AFFAlaska Folk Festival (est. 1975)
AFFAndrus Family Fund (New York, NY)
AFFAlternative Film Festival (various locations)
AFFAdvocates for Faith and Freedom
AFFAdelaide Film Festival (Australia)
AFFAfrican Film Festival, Inc. (est. 1990; New York, NY)
AFFAspies for Freedom
AFFAmerican Folk Festival
AFFArkansas Freedom Fund
AFFAutonomous Formation Flight
AFFAllen Family Foods (Seafood, DE)
AFFAlabama Farmers Federation (Montgomery, Alabama)
AFFAlliance for Fair Food (human rights organization)
AFFArchives Française du Film (French: French Film Archives)
AFFArmy Field Forces (US Army)
AFFAdult Freedom Foundation
AFFAdditional Freight Fee (trade)
AFFAcetylaminofluorene
AFFAnchorage Film Festival (Anchorage, AK)
AFFAssociation Française de Footbag (French: French Footbag Association)
AFFAutonomous Formation Flyer
AFFAssociation Française des Fibromyalgiques
AFFAnimals Asia Foundation
AFFAdaptive Feed Forward
AFFASEAN Fisheries Federation
AFFAdvances in Financial Forecasting
AFFApostolic Faith Fellowship
AFFAdvanced File Format
AFFAircraft Firefighting
AFFA Failing Firm
AFFAdolf Fredriks Flickkör (Stockholm, Sweden)
AFFAberration Free Focus
AFFArming, Fuzing, and Firing (weapons/munitions)
AFFAcceptance and Ferry Flight
AFFColorado Springs USAF Academy United States (airport code)
AFFAlways Friends Forever
AFFAmerican Focused Fund (mutual fund)
AFFAudit Finding Form
AFFArcadian Freedom Fighters
AFFAir Freight Forward
AFFAviation Flight Facility
AFFAction Figure Federation
AFFArtificial Flat Fading
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THREE ARRESTED The school also offers an Accelerated Free Fall course where one is trained on how the equipment operates, exiting an aircraft with an instructor, maintaining control in free fall, safety procedures and how to initiate the opening of a parachute.
Two years later, on December 15, 2006, Rane-Mahajan made the world's First Accelerated Free Fall Parachute Jump on South Pole in Antarctica, from a Twin Otter aircraft, coming down from a height of 11,600ft.
And, as if that wasn't enough, she thought, "Why not Antarctica?" She performed an accelerated free fall parachute jump over the Patriot Hills of Geographical South Pole in freezing temperatures from 3.53km on December 16, 2006.
An accelerated free fall (AFF) instructor, Malik said his first aid skills came in handy.
He said: "Mr Clifford was doing his first accelerated free fall jump and had two instructors with him when he left the aircraft from 14,000ft.
In an accelerated free fall from 4,500 ft, his body tears through the wind and his mind swings between the extremities of life and death.
The Red Devils - the elite members of the Parachute Regiment - will instruct him on the Accelerated Free Fall (AFF) course.
Daniel, aged 28, from Wolston, is helping to raise money for the children's charity Action For Children in Conflict by doing a sponsored accelerated free fall from 12,000 ft - just four years after he broke his back, smashed both ankles and his right arm in a 40ft fall from a bridge.
After a bit of research I decided that I would like to skydive in a hot country and opted for a drop zone an hour's drive south of Madrid, based just outside the village of Lillo, and enrolled on an accelerated free fall course with the Free Fall University run by Irishman David Cowman.
The man was taking part in an accelerated free fall course at the parachute centre.
The jump involved members of a local Cypriot club who had joined up for an accelerated free fall course.
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