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Meaning of "AWACS" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES AWACS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of AWACS in the English dictionary

The definition of AWACS in the dictionary is airborne warning and control system.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AWACS


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ˈpæksˌwæks
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ˈwəʊdˌwæks

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AWACS

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WORDS THAT END LIKE AWACS

APACS
ARCS
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BRCS
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FRCS
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HMCS
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JCS
LRCS
MRCS
OCS
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Synonyms and antonyms of AWACS in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «AWACS» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AWACS

Find out the translation of AWACS to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of AWACS from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «AWACS» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

预警机
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

AWACS
570 millions of speakers

English

AWACS
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अवाक्स
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

اواكس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

АВАКС
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

AWACS
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

AWACS
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

AWACS
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

AWACS
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

AWACS
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

AWACS
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

AWACS
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

AWACS
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

AWACS
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அவாக்ஸ் ரக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

AWACS
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

AWACS
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

AWACS
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

AWACS
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

АВАКС
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

AWACS
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

AWACS
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

AWACS
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

AWACS
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

AWACS
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of AWACS

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AWACS»

The term «AWACS» is regularly used and occupies the 84.432 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AWACS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about AWACS

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AWACS»

Discover the use of AWACS in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to AWACS and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Politics of Compromise: NATO and AWACS
Detailed account of the debate on the Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) among NATO officials and the military and political issues accompanying this debate. Extensive bibliography. Index.
Arnold L. Tessmer, 1995
2
Selling AWACS to Saudi Arabia: The Reagan Administration and ...
Provides a thorough and comprehensive analysis of the AWACS debate and the Reagan handling of the issue.
Nicholas Laham, 2002
3
AWACS and Hawkeyes: The Complete History of Airborne Early ...
This book features a complete history of airborne early warning aircraft (AWACs) and includes photographs and diagrams detailing airborne radar technology.
Leigh Armistead, Edwin Leigh Armistead, 2002
4
AWACS, the new destabiliser
Implications of the supply of Airborne Warning and Control Systems to Pakistan.
Jasjit Singh, 1987
5
Soviet-Russian AWACS Aircraft: Tu-126, A-50, An-71 and Ka-31
In addition to these two types, the book describes the highly unorthodox Antonov An-71 with its tail-mounted rotodome (intended for operations from a large aircraft carrier which eventually never materialized) and the Kamov Ka-31 shipboard ...
Yefim Gordon, Dmitriy Komissarov, 2010
6
Pratiyogita Darpan
The first of three Indian Air Force AWACS (Airborne Warning and Command System) platform aircraft arrived India from Israel. It was flown by a full complement of Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots belonging to a newly formed squadron from the ...
7
Politics of compromise: NATO and AWACS
Detailed account of the debate on the Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) among NATO officials and the military and political issues accompanying this debate. Extensive bibliography. Index.
Arnold Lee Tessmer, 1988
8
Technology and the Air Force: A Retrospective Assessment
The radar beam is electronically scanned in elevation; azimuth scan is, of course, achieved by the physical rotation of the rotodome.12 The phenomenon of Doppler shift allows the AWACS radar to distinguish between radar energy reflected ...
Jacob Neufeld, 2009
9
India and the United States: Estranged Democracies, 1941-1991
System (AWACS) as part of a new multi-year military and economic aid package that was being discussed with Pakistan. Despite an informal understanding with the Indians to avoid springing surprises on each other, Weinberger said nothing ...
Dennis Kux, 1992
10
Contingency operations : providing critical capabilities ...
The Air Force could meet current needs for AWACS aircraft and crews in contingency operations and other peacetime missions such as drug interdiction without exceeding its 120-day annual deployment goal if all 40 of its staffed crews were ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AWACS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term AWACS is used in the context of the following news items.
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How a 'billion dollar spy' stole Soviet secrets and helped the US Air …
... Tolkachev's delivery included the first documentation about a new Soviet Airborne Warning and Control system, or AWACS, and extensive ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
2
Russia claims to have developed 'superweapon' capable of …
'Mobile electronic warfare systems 'Krasuha-4' suppress spy satellites, ground-based radars and airborne systems AWACS (Airborne Warning ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
3
IAF to set up AEW&CS base in Punjab
Bhiasana will become the second IAF base to operate early warning aircraft after Agra, which is a home to the A-50 AWACS, which are Israeli ... «Chandigarh Tribune, Jul 15»
4
NATO gets its first Global Hawk
Canada's withdrawal from AGS, as well as from the alliance's AWACS program, prompted some NATO nations to question the country's ... «Ottawa Citizen, Jul 15»
5
Upgraded AWACS platform tested at Northern Edge
Maintenance crew members prepare an E-3G Sentry (AWACS) for takeoff during exercise Northern Edge June 25, 2015. Roughly 6,000 ... «Air Force Link, Jul 15»
6
Anderson-Clary
He is employed as an instructor airborne mission systems specialist on the E-3 AWACS. The couple will be married Sept. 5 at the Jazz Hall of ... «Bureau County Republican, Jul 15»
7
DM Boneyard welcomes first AWACS jet
A NATO E-3 AWACS arrived on June 24 and will be stored at the Boneyard, officially known as the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and ... «Tucson News Now, Jun 15»
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US Air Force Airborne Air Control Squadron tests upgraded AWACS
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Greg Pfeffer, a flight engineer for the 964th Airborne Air Control Squadron, Oklahoma City, on an E-3G Airborne ... «DVIDS, Jun 15»
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J-STARS Wing Gets New Commander
He has flown the RC-135, UV-18B Twin Otter and E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System, or AWACS, with 230 hours of combat flying, ... «Military.com, Jun 15»
10
AWACS from NATO comes to rest at D-M
A NATO E-3A AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control System) plane arrives at Davis-Monthan Air Force base for storage. «Arizona Daily Star, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Awacs [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/awacs>. Oct 2020 ».
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