air attack

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an attack by armed planes on a surface target


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Waves of air attacks on her through the summer of 1944 did some damage.
Colorado SAM- Good communication and deconfliction by the air attack. This incident shows the limitations of 3rd party vendors and the importance to use approved sites to check for TFRs."
Defense Minister Yen Teh-fa announced on March 13 at the Legislative Yuan that a system for air attack warnings was in the works, and at 2 p.m.
He admitted under questioning that he had undergone air attack training in Malaysia, as part of a group of ten terrorists.
HALEP (CyHAN)- Many of them civilians at least 34 people were killed and many more were injured in an air attack which was carried out by the jet fighters loyal to Bashhar al Assad in Syrian city of Raqqa.
Relations between the two countries hit a new low recently following an alleged Israeli air attack on a research centre on the outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus.
Summary: Russia has said it was very concerned about reports of an Israeli air attack deep inside Syria near Damascus.
Some military analysts say Israel cannot conduct an air attack on Israel because its planes do not have sufficient range both to reach Iran and return home without aerial refueling.
Were Israel to be in favor of an air attack, it would be possible indeed, shows the author.
I take exception to Scott Taylor's remarks in his publisher's letter of Volume 11 Issue 9, comparing the air attack on Baghdad to that of 9/11.
Summary: An Israeli air attack killed a Palestinian fighter in the northern Gaza Strip on Sunday when he and others tried to launch a rocket or mortar shell towards Israel.
At least one Palestinian has been killed and another wounded in an Israeli air attack on southern Gaza Strip, Palestinian medical officials have said.
Worse came later that day when a "determined" air attack killed 24 and wrecked numerous houses and industrial units.
THE Irish Government has strongly condemned yesterday's devastating air attack on the Gaza strip by Israeli armed forces.
There were also worried calls home during a fierce air attack on London.