FOB

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AcronymDefinition
FOBFree On Board (shipping industry)
FOBForward Operating Base
FOBFall Out Boy (band)
FOBFoundation of Business (course)
FOBFaculty of Business (various locations)
FOBForum Odpowiedzialnego Biznesu (Polish: Responsible Business Forum)
FOBFront or Back
FOBFreight On Board
FOBFather Of the Bride
FOBFresh Out the Box
FOBFlat on Back
FOBFoam on Beer
FOBFord of Britain (Ford Motor Company; UK)
FOBFree on Board
FOBFecal Occult Blood
FOBFiber Optic Backbone
FOBFiber Outlet Box
FOBFloating Object
FOBFans of Barbaro (thoroughbred race horse)
FOBFresh Off the Boat
FOBFellowship of Believers (gaming environment)
FOBFamily Owned Business
FOBForward Operation(s) Base
FOBFederal Office Building
FOBFirst Order of Business
FOBForeign Object
FOBFollow-On Biologic (drug)
FOBFuel on Board (aviation)
FOBFiberoptic Bronchoscope
FOBFull Of Beans
FOBFamily of Brands
FOBFront of Book (magazine publishing)
FOBFlight Operations Building
FOBFeast of Boris (gaming)
FOBForbes Field (Topeka, Kansas airport code)
FOBFlying Other Brothers (band)
FOBFather of Baby (medical records)
FOBField Operations Bureau
FOBFull of Beer :-)
FOBFoot Over Bridge (railway stations)
FOBFestival of Bands
FOBFruit on the Bottom (yogurt)
FOBFoot of Bed
FOBField of Bone (Everquest gaming)
FOBFlat on Bottom (drafting/drawing)
FOBFractional Orbital Bombardment
FOBFound On Base
FOBFiber Optic Bundle
FOBFront Operation Base
FOBFreaked Out Because
FOBFresh Over the Border
FOBFlying Order Book (Royal Air Force)
FOBFull of Baloney :-)
FOBFreight on Buyer (shipping)
FOBFreight on Buyer
FOBFlash of Brilliance
FOBFriends of Ben
FOBForeign-Owned Bank
FOBFrom Origin of Business
FOBForward Observer Bombardment
FOBFriendly Order of Battle
FOBFollowers of the Bananameister
FOBFresh Off the Beehangee (Korean for airplane)
FOBFather Of Boys
FOBFried Onion Burger
FOBFriend(s) Of Bill (Clinton)
FOBForward Observation Battalion
FOBFixed Optical Bench
FOBFriend of Bill Wilson (Alcoholics Anonymous)
FOBFédération Officielle de Blindtest (French band)
FOBFacility Operations Branch
FOBFresh Off Broiler (Burger King)
FOBFoot Of Bill
FOBFront of (sound) Board (concert sound systems)
FOBFirst Overtone Band
FOBFresh Off the Bone
FOBFinger-Operated Button (locked entry)
FOBFreakish Owl Boy (band)
FOBFrequency Operated Button
FOBFlight Operations Bulletin (aviation)
FOBFriends of the Boss
FOBFaith of Blind (band)
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* Troops at forward operating bases in Afghanistan must sometimes contend with adversaries who quickly move in, fire rockets or mortars and then retreat before they can be engaged.
Kingsman Barry Thorne from Warrington is currently serving in Forward Operating Base (FOB) Attal with 1 Lancashire Regiment and said: "I wish all my friends and family back home a Happy Christmas and Happy New Year."
For six months documentarian Janus Metz embedded with Danish troops at a forward operating base in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, to shoot the 2010 documentary Armadillo.
Leading more than 20 remote forward operating base missions to resupply and evaluate CJTF Paladin's team needs, LS1(SW) Judish faced the constant threat of attack in the most dangerous areas of Afghanistan.
The group, serving with 1st Battalion The Royal Irish Regiment, took on the 26.2-mile marathon challenge at Forward Operating Base Shawqat, in the Nad-e Ali area of Helmand province on Christmas Eve.
military s Forward Operating Base Chapman and nearby Forward Operating Base Salerno in Khost province near the eastern border with Pakistan, where U.S.
The attacks targeted the US Forward Operating Base Chapman and Salerno in Khost province near the eastern border with Pakistan, where US and other foreign forces have been stepping up operations against a resurgent Taliban.
The attacks, which happened Saturday morning, were led against Forward Operating Base Salerno and Forward Operating Base Chapman, ISAF said.
Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Ricardo Chery, a reservist from the Navy Operations Support Center (NOSC) West Palm Beach, Florida, is serving a 14-month assignment with the Army Reserve's 372nd Engineer Brigade at forward operating base (FOB) Sharana, a launching-pad and headquarters for PRT Paktika where Chery assists PRT Paktika personnel in accomplishing their mission.
Army spokeswoman, Lieutenant Colonel Tamara Parker, said the charges involve three separate events alleged to have happened between January and May near Forward Operating Base Ramrod in Afghanistan.
Spokesman for Task Force Helmand, Lt Col David Wakefield, said: "One of our comrades died on a foot patrol this morning to the north east of Forward Operating Base Zeebrugge, an area known by us as 3 Peaks.
Troops from C Company, 3rd Battalion The Rifles, are based at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Zeebrugge in an isolated and mountainous part of northern Helmand.
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