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 ... They don't call it the 'Silent Service' for nothing. The world of U.S. Navy
submarine operations may be shadowy, but it's full of rich culture, ...
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
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 ...
Preferred term by Amphib sailors for LCM-8 or LCM-6 boats, as opposed to "Mike
" .... AW: Aviation Anti-submarine Warfare Operator, usually preceded by the ...
1MC - Ships general announcement circuit, heard everywhere in a ship/
submarine. 2JV - sound powered phone circuit in the engineering ...
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 ...
General Terms: Acey deucy .... Submarine Part Terms: Air Manifold ... The
following two sources were used in researching the submarine glossary terms:.
Apr 16, 2009 ... Submarine crews have their own secret food slang and the menus on HMS
Tireless are full of it.