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Synonyms for air-to-surface

operating from or designed to be fired from aircraft at targets on the ground

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The contract, known as Phase 3 Capability Enhancement, will see Britain's Royal Air Force equip its Typhoons with the latest Brimstone air-to-surface attack missiles that are designed to hit fast-moving targets.
I completed my air-to-surface checklist and descended to 6,000 feet AGL to set up for my first roll-in.
The ministry said it has successfully tested a new generation of long-range ballistic missiles with Multiple Reentry Vehicle payloads and a laser-guided air-to-surface and surface-to-surface missile named Bina.
Primary function: Air-to-surface anti-radiation missile.
The Joint Strike Fighter is optimized for air-to-surface and its ability to strike hard .
After this T-38 course, Polish pilots will continue to fly the T-38 in the Introduction to Fighter Fundamentals (IFF) program and be taught how the USAF conducts air-to-air and air-to-surface missions.
The Redtails also became the Navy's only S-2 squadron to operationally deploy the AGM-12 Bullpup air-to-surface missile.
The B-1B is loaded with software that allows aircrews to use ``smart'' weapons like the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile, Joint Standoff Weapon and JDAM.
Saddam's troops could find themselves on the receiving end of the Storm Shadow missile - an air-to-surface warhead.
It is also acquiring more submarines (which could help blockade Taiwan); Sovremenny-class destroyers; air-to-surface weapons; and supersonic anti-ship cruise missiles.
Israeli fighter jets pound suspected Hizbollah hideouts in southern Lebanon, firing about a dozen air-to-surface missiles in six runs.
This triggered an automatic air-to-surface missile attack.
P1E implements full air-to-surface capability onto the Typhoon Tranche 2 aircraft.
The air-to-surface missile has range of eight kilometers and will be integrated into T-129 attack helicopters that are being jointly produced by Turkey and Italy.
Primary function: GPS/INS guided air-to-surface powered missile.
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