air-to-surface missile


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Synonyms for air-to-surface missile

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

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On April 14, an air-to-surface missile killed Ibrahim Mohanned Abu 'Olba, the National Resistance Brigades' (the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine's armed wing) leader in northern Gaza.
The UAV can carry out reconnaissance and surveillance missions, as well as perform combat operations, being armed with air-to-surface missile type rockets," Dehghan said.
An unidentified customer has deployed a small Raytheon air-to-surface missile on the Predator unmanned aircraft.
The RWR of a naval platform would listen for tell-tale emissions from a surface-to-surface or an air-to-surface missile, and so forth.
The contract, which was declared on 19 June, is geared not just at equipping the Typhoon with the Brimstone air-to-surface missile by 2018, however with exploring a common launcher approach which could also be used for other multiple weapons stores such as SPEAR 3.
In another air strike, the aircraft fired a lone air-to-surface missile targeting a military training site in Dair Al-Balah town, wounding one Palestinian and inflicting some damage.
Integration of the Maverick air-to-surface missile will allow the P-3 to tactically engage targets.
The contract, which was announced on 19 June, is geared not just at equipping the Typhoon with the Brimstone air-to-surface missile by 2018, but with exploring a common launcher approach which could also be used for other multiple weapons stores such as SPEAR 3.
The air-to-surface missile has range of eight kilometers and will be integrated into T-129 attack helicopters that are being jointly produced by Turkey and Italy.
Jerusalem, Mar 9 (ANI): Israel has acknowledged for the first time that Iran had mastered the technology to make a nuclear bomb, on the same day that the Iranians announced they had successfully tested a new air-to-surface missile.
The warplanes carried out two air-to-surface missile attacks on a garrison of Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at (the Levant Liberation Board) West of the town of Khan Sheikhoun a few minutes after the terrorists approached the base, destroying the center and killing or wounding most of the militants in there.
The aircraft will also contribute to the navy's anti-surface warfare role by providing an air-to-surface missile capability.
At dawn, a house in Beit Lahia was directly hit with an air-to-surface missile.
In Tal Al-Zaatar neighborhood, an air-to-surface missile turned a house into smouldering wreckage.
Medical sources said Khaled Al-Buree, 25, died in explosion of an air-to-surface missile, fired by an attacking Israeli aircraft.
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