FARPS

AcronymDefinition
FARPSFree Anime Role-Playing System (gaming)
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Further, since these aircraft deliver their loads directly to, or very near to, the FARPs, their use eliminates the need to keep sea bases close inshore for their short-range amphibious and rotary-wing connectors to supplement the bulk logistics flow, and they eliminate the need for long, potentially vulnerable overland supply routes.
Ideas such as the FARP initiative make very good sense and might be crucial to success in such situations, allowing in-place NATO forces to counter an aggressor (e.g., Russia) at least until additional assets flow from mobilizing units in European countries and active, Guard, and Reserve units from the CONUS.
Pulmonate molluscs contain two major classes of FaRPs: the tetra-FaRPs (FMRFamide and FLRFamide) and the hepta-FaRPs (XDP[F/Y]LRFamide, where the N-terminal residue X is pQ, S, N, or G).
Midway through the deployment, the FSC had a unique and somewhat unprecedented opportunity to provide forward arming and refueling point (FARP) training for select airmen of the Afghan Air Force (AAF) as they prepared to assume this mission in the near future.
The present study provides evidence of the actions of the FaRPs F1 and F2 on heart and circulatory function in whole-animal preparations.
When the fuel and water platoon began its deployment at Kandahar Airfield (KAF), it manned a hard standing FARP to refuel the brigade task force's UH-60 Black Hawk, OH-58 Kiowa Warrior, AH-64 Apache, and CH-47 Chinook helicopters.
Many fuel system supply points (FSSPs) and forward arming and refueling points (FARPs) are managed and operated under the Logistics Civil Augmentation Program.
This platoon organization allowed two squads to support 24-hour operations at its two forward arming and refueling points (FARPs), while the third squad remained at Bagram to support contingency "jump FARP" missions and cold fuel operations.
During the first season, conventional methods (viral culture, rapid antigen testing, and direct fluorescent antibody testing) were used and were compared to FARP obtained from the nasopharynx or bronchoalveolar lavage during the second season.