cruise missile

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an unmanned aircraft that is a self-contained bomb

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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.
Produced at the company s award-winning manufacturing facility in Alabama, more than 1,700 JASSM cruise missiles have been delivered.
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.
They are also thought to have several nuclear-powered submarines armed with cruise missiles nearby.
Navy's Tomahawk cruise missiles has heightened interest in cruise missile acquisition in many countries, the study said.
In a statement the Pakistani military Inter Services Public Relations organisation described the Hatf-VII (Babur) cruise missile as a terrain hugging missile with high maneuverability, stealth capabilities at low altitudes, and one that can deliver nuclear and conventional warheads with pin-point accuracy.
Islamabad Pakistan has successfully conducted a flight test of its indigenously developed air launched cruise missile Hatf-8 (Ra'ad), the military announced.
Summary: Islamabad, Jumada Al-Awwal 25, 1432 / April 29, 2011, SPA -- Pakistan on Friday successfully conducted flight test of indigenously developed air launched cruise missile, which "can deliver nuclear and conventional warheads with great pin point accuracy," the army said.
He said the Zafar, also tested, is "the fastest cruise missile in the world.
Missile Contagion: Cruise Missile Proliferation and the Threat to International Security.
argues that the development of cruise missile technology has allowed US policy makers a strategic foreign policy option in situations wherein they are otherwise constrained by reluctance to commit ground forces and concerns over causing civilian casualties.
Just Dummies: Cruise Missile Testing in Canada John Murray Clearwater University of Calgary Press 283 pages, softcover ISBN 9781552382110
4 billion contract to develop and demonstrate the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (Jlens).
Two case studies were performed: the first compares cruise missile test equipment (common-core) to intercontinental ballistic missile test equipment (unique), and the second uses a similar method to compare two test equipment systems supporting the F-15 aircraft.
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