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.
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.
After being gravity dropped from the Su-30, the two-stage missile's engine fired up and straightway propelled it toward the intended target."The successful maiden test-firing of BrahMos Air Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM) from Su-30MKI will significantly bolster the IAF's air combat capability from stand-off ranges.
"Pakistan, today conducted a successful Flight Test of the indigenously developed Air Launched Cruise Missile, Hatf-VIII (Ra'ad).
Islamabad Pakistan has successfully conducted a flight test of its indigenously developed air launched cruise missile Hatf-8 (Ra'ad), the military announced.
Rawalpindi, May 31 ( ANI ): Pakistan has successfully conducted a test flight of the indigenously developed Air Launched Cruise Missile Hatf-VIII (Ra'ad) on Thursday, said an ISPR statement.