AIRCRAFT ABBREVIATIONS

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g Earth Acceleration (Symbol)
g Gram
gal Gallon
G Galley
G Green
G Grid
G Gyro
G/A Ground-to-Air
G/G Ground Guidance
G/S Glide Slope
GA General Application
GA Go-Around
GAD General Assembly Drawing
GAIR General Assembly Inspection Report
GALV Galvanize
GALY Galley
GAMMA-A Slope
GAMMA-T Potential Slope
GATE Glossary of Airbus Terms and Expressions
GATT General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
GCA Ground-Controlled Approach System
GCR Generator Control Relay
GCU Generator Control Unit
GDE Guide
GDNC Guidance
GDS GSE Data Sheet
GE General Electric
GEM Ground Equipment Manual
GEN Generator
GENL General
GES Ground Earth Station
GFTM General Familiarization Training Manual
GIC General Instruction Card
GIDOCA Gestion Informatique de la Documentation Avion
GIE Groupement Int Economique
GIM General Introduction Manual
GIPSY General Integrated Publication System
GLC Generator Line Contactor
GLM General List of Modifications
GLR Generator Line Relay
GMC General Modifications Committee
GMR Ground Movement Radar
GMT Greenwich Mean Time
GMTBF Guaranteed Mean Time Between Failure
GND Ground
GNLU GNSS Navigation and Landing Unit
GNSS Global Navigation Satellite System
GP Glide Path
GPCU Ground Power Control Unit
GPM General Processing Module
GPS Global Positioning System
GPSSU Global Positioning System Sensor Unit
GPU Ground Power Unit
GPWC Ground Proximity Warning Computer
GPWS Ground Proximity Warning System
GR Gear
GRC Glass Reinforced Composite
GRFC Global RFC
GRP Geographic Reference Point
GRP Glass-Reinforced Plastic
GRP Ground Reference Point
GRP Ground/Geographical Reference Point
GRU Ground Refrigeration Unit
GRV Groove
GRVTY Gravity
GS Ground Speed
GSE Ground Support Equipment
GSHLD Glareshield
GSM General Structure Manual
GTA General Terms Agreement
GTHRG Gathering
GTI Ground Test Instructions
GW Gross Weight
GWR General Working Rules
GY Grey
GYRO Gyroscope
GAIN Electrical GAlley INsert equipment
GAPCU Ground and Auxiliary Power Control Unit
GDO Ground Door Opening
GFI Ground Fault Interruption
GGPCU Generator and Ground Power Control Unit
GLASU Galley Light Attendant Service Unit
GLS GNSS Landing System
GLT Ground Leak Test
GNC Galley Network Controller
GPIRS Global Positioning and Inertial Reference System
GSB Ground Service Bus
GSP Ground Service Panel
GWDU Galley Waste Disposal Unit
GSM Global System for Mobile Communication
GCS Global Communication Suite
GFE Government Furnished Equipment
GFRP Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic
GGBU Gear Guard Battery Unit
GGMU Gear Guard Main Unit
GGSU Gear Guard Sensor Unit
GPRS General Packet Radio Service
GPT Ground Programming Tool
GVI General Visual Inspection
GP Group

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