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a fast maneuverable fighter plane designed to intercept enemy aircraft

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More information about the Ford Police Interceptor lineup, including details on updates to the 2016 utility vehicle, can be found at the Ford Police Interceptor website.
A 1970 Jensen Interceptor outside 'The Interceptor' pub in West Bromwich which has been named after it <B
The result is the unauthorized development effort that reportedly exists between 3DR and Interceptor.
What interceptor attributes are necessary for system success when the threat maneuvers?
Built in the 1970s, the Oakland Macomb Interceptor Drain (OMID) is composed of approximately 20 miles of interceptor sewer ranging up to 12.
Ford has been the police segment leader for over a decade, and we're raising the bar once again with the new generation Police Interceptor vehicles which have been specially designed and engineered to handle the rigors of police work, providing more performance, outstanding handling and fuel economy.
The Jensen design team has respected and honoured the great heritage and attributes of the original Interceptor, while injecting a contemporary edge and advanced technologies that will ensure it appeals to the passionate, discerning motoring enthusiast of today.
Each Interceptor R is hand-built from an original donor car, refurbished and treated to modern specifications, boasting a GM Corvette LS3 V8 engine, independent rear suspension, brand-new transmission and braking systems and a luxurious new interior.
The interceptor missile, fitted with directional warhead and other advanced systems, neutralised the target, breaking it into fragments.
In a boost to its efforts to build an anti-missile system, India Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed interceptor, capable of destroying incoming hostile ballistic missile, from the Integrated Test Range off Orissa coast,PTI reported Describing the trial as a success, ITR Director S P Dash told PTI that the target missile was hit with "accuracy and precision" by the interceptor at an altitude of 15 km.
United States Defense Secretary Robert Gates asked Japan last week to export a new type of ship-based missile interceptor under joint development by Tokyo and Washington to third countries, presumably European, sources close to Japan-United States relations said.
The Interceptor allows enterprise customers to scale their WAN optimization solution to support hundreds of thousands of end users and very large bandwidth WAN connections across an enterprise.
Riverbed Technology , the IT infrastructure performance company for networks, applications and storage , today announced increased scalability and flexibility for large-scale wide area network (WAN) optimisation deployments with the introduction of the new Interceptor 9350 appliance and enhanced Riverbed software.
INDIA on Sunday test- fired an indigenous Advanced Air Defence ( AAD) interceptor missile from the launch complex of Abdul Kalam Island ( formerly Wheeler Island) in Bhadrak district, about 150 kms from Bhubaneswar.
NEW DELHI, Nov 22 (KUNA) -- India on Sunday successfully test-fired locally developed supersonic interceptor missile, according to local reports.