Name Explanation Examples Pictures
G Transport
Gruzovoj
G-1, G-2 -
GASN Special Purpose Hydroplane
Gydro-Aeroplane Spetsialnogo Naznachenija
GASN
GAZ Here : State Aircraft Factory, Gosudarstvennyj AviaZavod
Used before the Great Patriotic War.
Lebed factory; -
GAZ More: Gorky Automotive Factory, Gorkovskij AvtoZavod
GKO State Defence Commetee
Gosudarstvennyj Kokitet Oborony
Glavsevmorput North Naval Ways Management, Glavk Severnogo Morskogo Puti
GLONASS Global Navigation Satellite System - -
GPS Global Positioning System - -
GROS Grazhdanskoe Opytnoe Samoliotostroenie
Civil Experimental Aircraft Works
Mentioned on K-1 page -
GST Designation for license-built 'Catalina'
GydroSamoliot Transportnyj, Cargo Hydroplane.
Thanks to Roman Deniskin
GST Catalina
Gu Initials of Gudkov Design Bureau; Gu-1, Gu-82 -
GUAP Glavnoe Upravlenie Aviatsionnoj Promyshlennosti,
Major Management of the Aviation Industry
Mentioned in article 'Airplane-Giant K-7' and other breathtaking stories about pre-WWII aviation history in the USSR -
GVF Grazhdanskij Vozdushnij Flot
Civil AirFleet, predecessor of the Aeroflot
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