This is a partial glossary of nautical terms; some remain current, while many date
from the 17th ..... Boomer: Slang term in the U.S. Navy for a ballistic missile
submarine. Boom gallows: A raised c...
Jun 2, 2015 ... Here are some of the submarine terms, a few of which are related to unique
stories, that stand out from his 23 year long naval career, all in his ...
So, in saying that, these are the submarine slang terms and phrases I have
compiled from my brother submariners. 12 mile limit – referring to the
international 12 ...
The Perch Base Submarine Veterans (USSVI) is located in Phoenix, Arizona.
View this entertaining and educational glossary of Submarine and Nautical
Dec 1, 2005 ... The table in the back gives quite a bit of the submarine-specific terminology in
common use, with definitions. One outstanding question remains ...
Preferred term by Amphib sailors for LCM-8 or LCM-6 boats, as opposed to "Mike
" boat. .... AW: The enlisted rating previously known as Aviation Anti-submarine ...
1MC - Ships general announcement circuit, heard everywhere in a ship/
submarine. 2JV - sound powered phone circuit in the engineering ...
A.J. Squared Away: a term used to describe a sailor who is always "squared
away ..... o The Boat: (1) The Submarine; (2) Airdale term for the ship their airwing
Apr 16, 2009 ... Submarine crews have their own secret food slang and the menus on HMS
Tireless are full of it.
The pictures to the right are of the same class of submarine (Ohio Class), ...... If
you've heard the term ' "spinning up all missiles" as they're brought on-line for ...