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CONTRAALMIRANTE AN. PA.

English translation: Rear admiral, Naval Aviation Pilot

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Spanish term or phrase:Contraalmirante AN. PA.
English translation:Rear admiral, Naval Aviation Pilot
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13:41 Nov 6, 2013
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Military / Defense
Spanish term or phrase: CONTRAALMIRANTE AN. PA.
The issue is the initials after the designation of a rear admiral of the Mexican Navy, i.e. AN. PA. Does anyone know what these stand for?

Kind regards. Sian.
Sian Bowen
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:36
rear admiral, Naval Aviation Pilot
Explanation:
Aeronáutica Naval Piloto Aviador
(not aeronautics engineer in other words)

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Note added at 1 hr (2013-11-06 14:53:07 GMT)
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Not a member of the Mexican Air force, but Mexican Naval Aviation.

Por acuerdo del Alto Mando de la Armada de México, la mañana de ayer se llevó a cabo la ceremonia de entrega del mando de armas de la Base Aeronaval de Chetumal, en esta ciudad y puerto, donde el Vicealmirante Aeronáutica Naval Piloto Aviador Diplomado de Estado Mayor, Jorge Carlos Morales González
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patinba
Argentina
Local time: 02:36
Grading comment
Many thanks for this one on a local abbreviation, always tricky. Best wishes. Sian.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2rear admiral, Naval Aviation Pilotpatinba
Summary of reference entries provided
Refs.
Taña Dalglish

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
rear admiral, Naval Aviation Pilot


Explanation:
Aeronáutica Naval Piloto Aviador
(not aeronautics engineer in other words)

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Note added at 1 hr (2013-11-06 14:53:07 GMT)
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Not a member of the Mexican Air force, but Mexican Naval Aviation.

Por acuerdo del Alto Mando de la Armada de México, la mañana de ayer se llevó a cabo la ceremonia de entrega del mando de armas de la Base Aeronaval de Chetumal, en esta ciudad y puerto, donde el Vicealmirante Aeronáutica Naval Piloto Aviador Diplomado de Estado Mayor, Jorge Carlos Morales González

patinba
Argentina
Local time: 02:36
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
Many thanks for this one on a local abbreviation, always tricky. Best wishes. Sian.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  eski: Looks correct to me; saludos Pat. eski :)
26 mins
  -> Hi eski, and thanks!

agree  Charles Davis: I posted a discussion entry expressing reservations with this but I think it's correct: "Naval Aviation" for AN and "Pilot" for PA.
2 hrs
  -> I see you worked hard on this one!Thank you Charles!
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Reference comments


1 hr peer agreement (net): +4
Reference: Refs.

Reference information:
AN. P.A. > Aeronáutica Naval Piloto Aviador, perhaps (?)

Fuerza Aérea Mexicana - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre
es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuerza_Aérea_Mexicana‎
Su objetivo es defender la integridad, independencia y soberanía de México, garantizar la .... aeronaves y motores en México y preparar a los pilotos aviadores para tripularlas. ..... Contralmirante, General de Grupo, General Brigadier.

Colegio de pilotos aviadores de México - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia ...
es.wikipedia.org/.../Colegio_de_pilotos_aviadores_de...‎
El Colegio de Pilotos Aviadores de México es el primer colegio de pilotos ... El Colegio fue fundado en 1947 por los ** pilotos aviadores (P.A.)** Baldomero H.

condecoran a personal de la armada de méxico por perseverancia y ...
www.qroo.gob.mx/qroo/Gobierno/nota.php?id=4157
Nov 20, 2011 - CONDECORAN A PERSONAL DE LA ARMADA DE MÉXICO POR ... *** Fidel Villanueva Rivero; Contralmirante Aeronáutica Naval Piloto Aviador ...**

Taña Dalglish
Jamaica
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 11

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Helena Chavarria: No, please don't remove it. Your reference and Charles' explanation are sure to help someone in the future.
2 mins
  -> Thanks Helena. //I might add that you deserve the credit for at the very least deciphering the letters and feel that I should be the one to remove my reference, albeit the intention was just that (a reference!).
agree  patinba
4 mins
  -> Thank you so much Pat. Un abrazo.
agree  eski: BBH (big bear hug) Inspector! :)
35 mins
  -> Thanks eski. Ditto! Long time no see!
agree  Charles Davis: Yes, that's what it stands for.
4 hrs
  -> Thanks Charles and thank you for your excellent research and explanation. It may well be worth entering your well researched info into the glossary for future reference. // It may be useful for you to enter your own answer for completeness! Un abrazo.
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