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SSecond(s)
SSouth
SSmile
SSatisfactory
SSearch (Stores 100 code)
SAs
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SSystem
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SStore
SSubject
SSection
SSave (baseball)
SSuper (in automatic transmissions; equal to 2)
SSign
SSide (geometry, as in the SSS postulate)
SShort
SSafety (football)
SSeite
SSiemens
SSecret
SSweden (ISO Country Identifier)
SStorage
SSavings (economics)
SSan Francisco, CA (mint mark)
SSnow (weather reports)
SSwitch
SSatellite (imagery, type of map)
SSin (Spanish: Without)
SSierra (aviation letter code)
SSevere (rock climbing grade)
SStuttgart (auto license plate)
SSemi-Annual
SSmooth (woodworking)
SSuperb
SSeminar
SScout
SSleeve
SSealed (CD condition)
SSaskatchewan (postal code designation, Canada)
SSacrifice (baseball)
SSenate
SSphere
SSuperman
SSegment
SSubsidiary (IRB)
SSheffield (postcode, United Kingdom)
SServicing
SSears (stock symbol)
SSpectacles
SSickness (on overtime forms)
SSine (Latin: Without)
SScrap
SSequential
SShaman (Mic-O-Say, Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America)
SDisplacement
SSeaman
SStokes (kinematic viscosity)
SSulfur
SShilling (British currency)
SSpades (playing cards)
SSoldering
SSparkasse (German: public savings bank)
SEntropy (thermodynamics)
SStarboard (nautical)
SSubchapter S Corporation
SSkype (voice-over-Internet service)
SSecurity Prison (Cambodia; Khmer Rouge designation)
SSerine (amino acid)
SSystolic (peak blood pressure)
SStreptococcus
SStreptomycin
SAntisubmarine (US military aircraft designation; as in S-2 Tracker)
SSpaceplane (US military aerospace vehicle)
SSchweizer Aircraft Co. (manufacturer's symbol)
STrack spacing
SSacral Vertebra (prefix, as in S-1)
SScatterable (mines)
SSocialdemokratiska Arbetarpartiet (Swedish political party)
SSilicaceous (asteroid class)
SSubthreshold Swing
SStarboard Truss Segment (ISS)
SFranchise Stamp (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
SFresnel Sine Integral
SS Sub-Shell (innermost electron subshell)
SArea of a geometric figure (mathematics)
STERCOM-Aided Inertial Navigation System
SOnde Seconde (Italian: second wave; seismography)
SSupervisory Function Bit
SSecondary Body Waves
SUS DoT tire speed rating (112 mph)
SContinuous-time complex variable (analogous to Z in discrete-time; electrical engineering)
SFourth Heartbeat Wave
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In the first four chapters of Antisubmarine Warfare from 1943, the authors evaluate submarine warfare and antisubmarine warfare during World War II in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
A 7,600-ton Aegis destroyer ''Yulgok Yi I,'' which was deployed by South Korea last year, plus about 20 other vessels, Lynx helicopters and P3-C antisubmarine surveillance aircraft will be mobilized for the exercise, Yonhap said.
The new contract includes repair and retrofit of the H-60F Seahawk's antisubmarine warfare, datalink and Doppler system; H-3 Sea King's tactical/navigational system; F-14 Tomcat's converter interface unit and computer signal data converter-replacement; EA-6B Prowler's digital display group; E-2C Hawkeye's antenna receiver, transmitter and control display unit; and the S-3B Viking's communication control group and related support equipment.
The 5600-tonne displacement, Meko-type Sachsen will be armed with Ram, Harpoon, SM2 and ESSM missiles, an Oto-Melara 76 mm topside gun and antisubmarine torpedoes and will also nest two ASW helicopters.
According to LTJG Elizabeth Scheidecker, antisubmarine division officer, the program allowed her to develop an appreciation for all the Sailors assigned to the ship.
The Pima aircraft (38-593) hunted German U-boats and later hauled cargo in 1942-44 with the 4th Antisubmarine Squadron of the Caribbean Wing of Air Transport Command.
The latest HALE craft look similar to the non-rigid airships used during the Second World War for scouting, patrol, and antisubmarine surveillance.
Our operations consisted mainly of training work-ups ("drilling and killing") and fleet exercises in which our smaller, older boat would play the bad guy, sneak in through the antisubmarine defenses and torpedo the Admiral's command ship again and again and again.
Born in West Chester, Pennsylvania (1886); graduated from the Naval Academy (1907); conducted antisubmarine patrols in the North Atlantic as commander of U.S.S.
Seven Norwegian Orion antisubmarine aircraft are stationed there, as is NATO's Northern Command radio station, which is used to coordinate communications with the U.S.
Two brand-new antisubmarine helicopters arrived on Tuesday giving the Philippine Navy the capacity to detect and hunt subsurface vessels passing through the country's territorial waters.