cruise missile

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an unmanned aircraft that is a self-contained bomb

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The AGM-86 air launched cruise missile was designed in the mid-1970s and first fielded in 1982.
An Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR) statement said that the flight test of the locally developed Air Launched Cruise Missile, Hatf-VIII (Ra'ad) was successfully conducted.
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.
SIPRI also said that Islamabad was developing an air launched cruise missile Raad and had also carried out four tests of its land launched sub-sonic cruise missile Babur.
Although the MBD Storm Shadow was awarded the British contract for an air launched cruise missile, there were claims that the technical winner had been the KEPD 350 Taurus.
The most complex weapon carried by the B-52 is the Air Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM).
4 million for upgrades to the B-52 and $451 million for the Long Range Stand Off (LRSO) missile to replace the aging Air Launched Cruise Missile carried on the B-52.
Pakistan successfully test fired indigenously developed Air Launched Cruise Missile, Hatf-VIII (Ra'ad) on Thursday.