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a rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices

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As an Air Force targeteer at heart, this reviewer was intrigued to read the various histories and factoids for each of the guided missiles.
It pointed out that they destroyed a base to launch guided missiles and addressed (20) explosive devices.
North Korea should stop its provocative actions including the launch of short-range guided missiles," the RIA-Novosty news agency quoted Ban as saying in Russia.
The remaining pages contain a cursory survey of post-World War II guided missiles and pilotless aircraft developed by the United States Air Force, a brief description of the concept behind the aborted Supersonic Low Altitude Missile (SLAM), and a series of detailed technical notes.
In addition to the night-vision goggles and jamming equipment, a Russian arms firm reportedly provided Iraqis with Kornet antitank guided missiles (which Russia also sold to Syria in 1999).
Air Force continues to test its long range guided missiles by firing them 2,300 miles from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California to the Marshall atoll of Kwajalein.
Army announced that Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems Division, Bedford, Massachusetts, has won the competition to be the prime contractor for the Enhanced Fiber Optic Guided Missile (EFOG-M) Demonstration Program.
The Aegis BMD ships used this information to conduct simulated Standard Missile-3 Block IB guided missile engagements with the Distributed Weighted Engagement Scheme enabled capability.
Speaking to FNA, Lieutenant Commander of Khatam ol-Anbia Air Defense Base for Electronic Warfare Colonel Moharram Qolizadeh pointed to the key role of electronic jamming systems in winning electronic warfare, and said Iran was seeking to go one more step to deceive and detour the incoming guided missiles.
Already, unmanned Predator reconnaissance planes have been used in both Afghanistan and Iraq to fire guided missiles at vehicles, showing the potential for future unmanned fighters.
Its collection of tactical air weaponry and technology ranges from WW II rockets to cutting-edge guided missiles.
McDonnell Douglas has produced more than 100,000 guided missiles for the Department of Defense.
E[acute accent]In end-to-end live fire testing, IAAPS demonstrated defeat of multiple near-simultaneous close-in rocket propelled grenades (RPGs) and anti-tank guided missiles (ATGMs), as well as tank-fired high-explosive anti-tank (HEAT), tank-fired fragmentation and mortar rounds.
Mainly, the contract features 350 Javelin Guided Missiles, 120 Command Launch Units (CLU) with Integrated Day/Thermal Sight, 102 Battery Coolant Units, 16 Enhanced Performance Basic Skills Trainers (EPBST), 102 Missile Simulation Rounds (MSR), spare and repair parts, support equipment, personnel training and training equipment, engineering, technical and logistics support services.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian air defense commander announced on Saturday that the country plans to equip its air defense units with a state-of-the-art electronic warfare technology to be used for detouring enemies' guided missiles.
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