ALCM


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ALCM

abbreviation for
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) air-launched cruise missile: a type of cruise missile that can be launched from an aircraft
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Timothy McCarty, MS, CSP, ARM, ALCM, CXLT, CPSI is risk control manager for San Antonio, Texas-based Trident Public Risk Solutions, working with municipalities and schools throughout the United States.
The Air Force plans to sustain the ALCM in the fleet through 2030.
She achieved her ALCM performing diploma on the cello at the age of 18 and joined the orchestra as a cellist.
Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM, LPCS, AAI, APA, is a senior risk analyst for McNeary, Inc.
We can stand off now with some of the finest aircraft ever built, the B-52 for instance, with ALCM (air-launched cruise missile) and with the CALCM (conventional air-launched cruise missile) capability.
Realizing the seriousness of this bolt assembly to the monorail track, he quickly removed the hoist from over the ALCM and sent his team members throughout the SIMF to halt hoisting operations.
A decision on which ALCM to buy is expected in 2005, with the weapons entering service between 2007 and 2009.
He also studied and achieved an ALCM Piano Performance Diploma.
On the success of the ALCM program and the 1700 missiles built, Boeing reported that the 65% curve improvement was unheard of at the time.
Glossary of Acronyms ALCM air-launched cruise missile BWC Biological Weapons Convention CALCM conventional air-launched cruise missile ECOSOC Economic and Social Council (UN) ECOWAS Economic Community Of West African States EU European Union FOSDA Foundation for Security and Development in Africa GLCM ground-launched cruise missile IGAD Inter-governmental Authority on Development (Horn of Africa) NMD National Missile Defense OAU Organization of African Unity OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development OSCE Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe SLCM sea-launched cruise missile UAV unmanned aerial vehicle
A graduate of Illinois State University, Brian also holds the CPCU, ARM and ALCM designations.