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WAFU - [[Royal Navy]] [[MLA]] for Weapons And Fuel Users. These are the nice chaps that fix the odd [[Lynx]]/[[Merlin]]/[[Sea King]] from time to time.  Mainly found lounging in the hangar sipping tea and swapping dits of the night out before. The term itself is an acronym of Wet And Flaming Useless. It applies to any member of the [[Fleet Air Arm]].
 
 
WAFU - [[Royal Navy]] eqv. to [[REME]]!  Well some could say.  
 
 
 
These are the nice chaps that fix the odd [[lynx]]/[[merlin]]/[[sea king]] from time to time.  Mainly found lounging in the [[hangar]] sipping tea and swapping [[dit]]s of the night out before.
 
 
 
The term itself is an acronym of Wet and flaming useless. It applies to any member of the [[Fleet Air Arm]].
 
 
 
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WAFU - Royal Navy MLA for Weapons And Fuel Users. These are the nice chaps that fix the odd Lynx/Merlin/Sea King from time to time. Mainly found lounging in the hangar sipping tea and swapping dits of the night out before. The term itself is an acronym of Wet And Flaming Useless. It applies to any member of the Fleet Air Arm.