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

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13, the Army also successfully launched eight Hellfire air-to-surface missiles at targets in the sea in its first live-fire exercise, during which 12 Apache helicopters were mobilized.
Japan's Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera last Friday announced plans to purchase air-to-surface missiles for inclusion in the arsenal of Japanese jet fighters.
Summary: The Lebanese Army's Logistics Brigade Thursday received a number of Hellfire air-to-surface missiles from the United States, according to a statement from the Army.
The military training involved long-range air-to-surface missiles and ballistic missiles, South Korea's joint chiefs of staff said in a statement.
The aircraft can operate at an altitude of up to 29,000 feet and can carry four Hellfire air-to-surface missiles. In case a war breaks out, the system is capable of destroying the war command in North Korea, the report noted.
The plane is capable of 'carrying short-range air-to-air missiles, air-to-surface missiles with countermeasures such as chaffs and infrared flares,' said PAF.
The JF-17 can employ variety of weapons including air-to-air and air-to-surface missiles. The aircraft is equipped with cutting edge avionics and weaponry.
The JF-17 can deploy a variety of weapons including air-to-air and air-to-surface missiles. The aircraft is equipped with cutting edge avionics and weaponry.
In July, JUSTICE documented shellings from air-to-surface missiles, barrel bombs and short range missiles, among others.
The proposed Indian Navy S-70B variant will include avionics and flexible open architecture Weapons Management Systems that integrate an advanced sonar, 360 degree search radar, modern air-to-surface missiles, and torpedoes for the ASW role.
Deputy Defense Minister Czeslaw Mroczek also told reporters that negotiations have been concluded for the purchase of 40 JASSM long-range air-to-surface missiles for its 48-strong fleet of F-16 fighter jets.
It is equipped with fourth generation avionics systems, wide range of conventional & smart weapons, long range glide bombs, Beyond Visual Range & short range Air-to-Air missiles, Anti-Ship missile and Air-to-Surface missiles. The aircraft requires remarkably short lengths of runway for take-off & landing, which offers flexibility of aircraft operations at short air strips.
This campaign potentially includes an aerial bombardment of missiles and long range bombs from US-based B-2 stealth bombers that carry satellite-guided bombs, B-52 bombers, that can carry air-launched cruise missiles and Qatar-based B-1s that carry long-range, air-to-surface missiles, both ABC News and The New York Times reported.
It is also equipped with fourth-generation avionics systems, wide range of conventional and smart weapons, long-range glide bombs, beyond visual range and short range air-to-air missiles, anti-ship missiles and air-to-surface missiles.
These include the sale of 500 Hellfire air-to-surface missiles about which U.S.
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