ICBM


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Synonyms for ICBM

a ballistic missile that is capable of traveling from one continent to another

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"The ICBMs are the least survivable, so it seems like that would be the place to cut."
Finally, despite some similarities between the necessary technology to manufacture satellite-carrying rockets and that is required to make ICBMs, there are fundamental differences as well.
military has already deployed the mobile TPY-2 radar, also known as X-band radar, in Aomori and Kyoto prefectures to track ballistic missiles with shorter ranges than those of ICBMs.
In late April, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un announced that the country would suspend its ICBM launches and missile tests ahead of the summits with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump.
Next, it examines contemporary criticisms of US ICBMs and presents the case for the ICBM force, including a point-by-point rebuttal of the opponents.
Boeing said it offered the Air Force cost and performance trades for a deterrent that will address emerging and future threats, which allow the Air Force to prioritize system requirements of the ICBM.
The primary approaches to improving ICBM survivability are harder silos and mobile ICBMs.
Despite the certitude that Indian ICBM has the capability to target China, Russia and several European capitals, it doesn't create any vibe internationally.
North Korea built the ICBMs in response to the proximity of US presence, the 'defense' missiles in their South Korea bases.
Bruce Blair, a Princeton specialist on nuclear disarmament who once served as an ICBM launch control officer, says the president would have at most 10 minutes to decide whether to fire America's own land-based ICBMs at Russia.
Tensions sharply escalated Sunday as the communist regime conducted what it claims to have been a test of a hydrogen bomb mountable on an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
On Sunday, North Korean state media reported that Pyongyang successfully tested a hydrogen bomb which can be mounted on an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM).
Amman, July 29 (Petra)-- North Korea conducted another successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile ICBM " Hwasong-14", the Korean Central News Agency ( KCNA) said Saturday.
North Korea said on Saturday it had conducted another successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that proved its ability to strike all of America's mainland, drawing a sharp warning from U.S.