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an unmanned aircraft that is a self-contained bomb

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Thus, conversion of naval cruise missile into nuclear tipped naval cruise missile is the possibility that Pakistan could rely on in future to deter India.
According to News International, the PNS Himmat fired an indigenously built live weapon named Harba Naval Cruise Missile, which is a surface-to-surface anti-ship missile and can also hit any target on land.
The armed forces are now capable of launching the Brahmos, which has a strike range of around 290km and is described as the world's fastest supersonic cruise missile, from land, sea and air, completing the tactical cruise missile triad for the country.
Russian Defense Ministry said Friday in a statement that " The Russian Navy's Admiral Essen, Admiral Grigorovich frigates and Krasnodar submarine launched six Kalibr cruise missiles from the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea on ISIS terrorists' targets in Hama countryside.
According to Dennis Gormley, cruise missile expert, if the use of large numbers of land-attack cruise missiles (LACMs) becomes a widespread and dominant feature of military operations in the twenty-first century, the strategic consequences for international security could be profound.
The real value of A Low-Visibility Force Multiplier, though, is its elucidation of the Chinese cruise missile threat and its examination of the hurdles involving technology, development, training, doctrine, and employment that still prevent China from fully realizing the benefits of its cruise missile capability.
The state of the art Ra'ad Cruise Missile with stealth capabilities is a low altitude, terrain hugging missile with high maneuverability; can deliver nuclear and conventional warheads with pin point accuracy.
trained scientist Qian Xuesen as its first director, the Fifth Academy was instrumental in China's cruise missile development.
The 2014 compliance report does not offer any details about the offending Russian cruise missile or cite the evidence that the United States used to make its determination.
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) said it and the US Army have achieved the first intercept of a cruise missile by the Accelerated Improved Intercept Initiative missile.
British SAS special forces have already been deployed in Syria to take out air defence units and to provide laser spotting for Tomahawk cruise missile targets.
As originally conceived, it was intended to manage a network of several missile defense systems such as Patriot, the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS), the Navy's DDG-1000 land-attack destroyer, the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor (JLENS) aerostat and others.
Iranian Deputy Defense Minister and the Head of the Ministry's Aerospace Organization, General Mehdi Farahi said the country is ready to unveil Meshkat (Lantern) Cruise Missile with a range of 2,000km in the near future.
Rawalpindi -- Pakistan on Tuesday test-fired another medium range cruise missile Hatf-VII (Babur) having a range of 700 km, the third successful test in a week.
Seoul, April 19 (BNA) - South Korea has deployed a new long-range cruise missile that puts nuclear and missile sites in the entire North Korean territory within striking distance, the South Korean defense ministry officials said on Thursday, amid growing security jitters sparked by the North's botched rocket launch.
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