active air defense

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air defense by the use aircraft or missiles or artillery or electronic countermeasures

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Code 7777 is assigned to DOD interceptor aircraft on active air defense missions and operating without ATC clearance.
A senior IAF officer, who was not cleared to speak with his name and rank, said the drill, which shut down two-thirds of Israel's skies and included 60 fighter aircraft in the air, simulated a multilateral strike against an enemy country equipped with a modern air force, an active air defense and aerial terror capacities.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A recently-released satellite image showed that an active air defense base in Syria equipped with the most advanced S300 and S400 air-defense systems is ready to give harsh response to any possible assault.
This is an important milestone in the effort that the defense ministry is investing in the development of the Arrow multi- layered active air defense system, joining the success of the Iron Dome last week.