air-to-surface missile

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a missile designed to be launched from an airplane at a target on the ground

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It added that the "Hellfire" air-to-ground missiles are used on Cessna Caravan aircraft previously delivered to the Army by the U.
The short-range HISAR-A is a GBAD system that will provide air defence for moving troops and stationary critical assets against fixed- and rotary-wing platform, UAVs and air-to-ground missiles.
Designed by and made in China, the J-15 is able to carry multi-type anti-ship, air-to-air and air-to-ground missiles, as well as precision-guided bombs.
Al-Ayyam printed a photo of al-Jabari's vehicle on fire after it was hit by two Israeli Air-to-Ground missiles.
Marine Corps Harrier fighters, a Special Operations aircraft armed with short-range Griffin air-to-ground missiles and a Predator unmanned aerial vehicles carrying AGM-114 Hellfire missiles.
Most unmanned aerial vehicles are too small to carry the current array of missiles and bombs, creating the need for smaller air-to-ground missiles.
showed it was successful in operating at temperatures as low as minus 65 degrees, and the motor could be used for air-to-ground missiles mounted on everything from jet planes to unmanned drones.
They will also help in training them in launching munitions, bombs, air-to-air and air-to-ground missiles.
Israeli warplanes have fired air-to-ground missiles at the IUG, the biggest and oldest scientific edifice in the impoverished Gaza Strip, on Monday and Tuesday.
An even more significant step was the arming of the Predator with Hellfire air-to-ground missiles, which turned the drone into an attack aircraft.
The aircraft has four underwing and two fuselage stations capable of carrying air-to-ground ordnance, including Kh-31P anti-radar missiles (110 km range), Kh-31A anti-ship missiles (70 km range), Kh-29L laser-guided or Kh-29T TV-guided air-to-ground missiles, and KAB-500L/Kr (laser/TV) guided bombs.
The air-to-ground missiles that are such a common element of today's combat arsenal evolved from air-to-ground rockets first employed in combat in the Pacific theater during WW II.
A third element envisaged in the anti-missile defence shield is the Boost-Phase Launcher Intercept (BPLI) which would use unmanned aerial vehicles armed with air-to-ground missiles to knock but missile launchers, rather than the missiles in the final stages of flight which is where the Arrow is designed to hit them.
They are armed with air-to-air and air-to-ground missiles, and can track targets through rain, fog, and thick smoke.
The Anglo-French joint venture Matra BAe Dynamics has signed a major contract to supply Mica air-to-air missiles and Black Shaheen air-to-ground missiles to the United Arab Emirates.
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