Dating an officer in the military
If you got notification on your RWR that an aircraft had locked you, you would want to know if it was from red air or just your wingman.So you might call out "HOOTER 01, spiked from 300 (degrees)" and Hooter 2 might call out "Buddy spike".Derived from a trademark artificial leather, Corfam developed by Du Pont during World War II.(Canada) The cap badge of a recruit in the Canadian Forces, a brass rendition of the Canadian Forces tri-service badge. Humorous and imaginary syndrome or sickness often joked about towards any soldier who makes an accidental mistakes or forgets something.From the resemblance of the badge in shape and colour to the breakfast cereal. Example: "Did you go home last night and catch a case of the dumb asses (or COTDA) ?He may have locked you unintentionally, or to help find you visually, etc.This term was used, somewhat incorrectly, in the movie The Incredibles.(UK) Spare, unofficial.When the Air Force became independent, 'black' shoes replaced the 'brown' shoes worn by the Army at that time. (US Navy) Things and people related to the naval aviation community.
The origin and nature of the stores determines whether this is a serious issue.(USN) : In boot camp, a company (group) of recruits who are incapable of performing any task correctly, regardless of the rewards or consequences.
"(US) A derogatory term used by cadets at the United States Military Academy and midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy to refer to the United States Air Force Academy.
Refers to the perception of more relaxed standards of military discipline, and the generally less spartan living conditions for cadets, at the AFA as compared to the other academies.(Singapore) Reference to senior officers of rank major, lieutenant colonel, or colonel, whose rank insignias are respectively one, two, or three State Crests, the outline of each resembling a crab.
Sentences to the CCF are usually as a result of an Article 15 and are generally not career-ending in nature.
Differentiated from The Stockade which is much like a civilian prison and houses serious offenders awaiting transport to Fort Leavenworth.(US) The familiar form of address for any US Army warrant officer or US Navy and Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer.