bacn


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

bacn

Pronounced "bacon," it is a newsletter, product offering or some other message sent via e-mail that a user previously agreed to accept but rarely has the time to read. Bacn is not spam. See opt-in.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
We allowed the action officers to start naming all the programs, and before BACN we had T-BONE, which was Theater Battle Operations Net-centric Environment.
It is interesting to note that polyimides based on BACN have the lowest T[alpha].
Northrop Grumman was awarded the first BACN contract in April 2005 by the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts.
They initially had only Imint (image intelligence) capability, but four were converted to EQ-4B standard with the BACN (Battlefield Airborne Communications Node) theatre relay package, keeping ground forces in touch with supporting aircraft, regardless of terrain and frequency differences.
The TAG executed over 75 combat sorties while flying greater than 700 mishap-free flying hours which provided unprecedented BACN mission support to OEE The unit upgraded two pilots to Mission Ready status and two pilots to E-11A Instructor Pilot in the USAF's only El IA training program with zero degradation in combat operations.
The intention is to equip this new addition with the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node or BACN, in time for deployment next summer.