air-to-surface missile

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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.
An unidentified customer has deployed a small Raytheon air-to-surface missile on the Predator unmanned aircraft.
Integration of the Maverick air-to-surface missile will allow the P-3 to tactically engage targets.
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.
The sources said that air defense units repelled the third round of Israeli airstrikes on army positions in al-Dimas region, tracking and destroying the Israeli air-to-surface missile before hitting the target on the ground.
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.
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.
At dawn, a house in Beit Lahia was directly hit with an air-to-surface missile. It was empty at time of the attack, however, the attack left extensive damage in the surroundings.
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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