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Synonyms for air-to-surface

operating from or designed to be fired from aircraft at targets on the ground

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"Participating in the air raid were 28 Israeli planes F-15 and F-16, which fired more than 60 air-to-surface missiles on different parts of Syria.
Moscow [Russia], April 14 ( ANI ): The Russian Defense Ministry on Saturday stated that the US, the UK and France have fired over 100 cruise and air-to-surface missiles at military and civilian targets in Syria.
BEIRUT: 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 country is also planning to develop indigenous long-range air-to-surface missiles to tackle threats from Pyongyang.
It is a multirole fighter for all-weather, air-to-air and air-to-surface deep interdiction missions.
Abu Dhabi: The European consortium-built Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jet is getting a aAeu200 million (Dh836 million) air-to-surface weapons upgrade, it was announced in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
Intended for use as a surveillance and aerial reconnaissance platform, the Pterodactyl I is capable of being fitted with air-to-surface weapons for use in an unmanned combat aerial vehicle role.
Training rules are briefed for every tactical flight, and for our CAS mission that day, air-to-surface training rules were covered, including contingencies for free-fall ordnance release and air-to-surface gun employment.
The Global Hawk Block 40 is equipped with a multiplatform radar technology insertion program (MP-RTIP) active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar with air-to-surface capability that provides wide-area surveillance of stationary and moving targets.
The Iranian Defense Ministry announced on Mondaythat it has successfully tested two new missiles, including a laser-guided surface-to-surface and air-to-surface missile and a new generation of long-range ballistic missiles carrying Multiple Reentry Vehicle payloads, Fars News reported.
At static display, military professionals displayed keen interest in JF-17s large inventory of weapons comprising general purpose & precision guided bombs, air-to-air Infra Red & Beyond Visual Range missiles, as well as air-to-surface & anti-ship missiles and Electronic Warfare pods.
The APG-68(V)9 enables engagement of air-to-air and air-to-surface threats with greater accuracy and at greater ranges than legacy F-16 fire control radars.
Chadwick said customers in the Asian-Pacific region and the Middle East are interested in the jet, which can carry air-to-surface weapons as well as air-to-air missiles.
Primary function: Tactical, air-to-surface guiden missile.
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