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Synonyms for combat-ready

engaged in or ready for military or naval operations

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As ACC commander, "Carlisle was responsible for organizing, training, equipping and maintaining combat-ready forces for rapid deployment and employment while ensuring strategic air defense forces were ready to meet the challenges of peacetime air sovereignty and wartime defense," AFA said in a statement.
He praised "combat-ready and provided army" of Kyrgyzstan.
Commenting about the ongoing Combat Support Training Exercise at the base, Public Affairs Officer Amy Phillips said in a statement released Monday, "CSTX ensures America's Army Reserve units and Soldiers are trained and ready to deploy on a moment's notice, bringing capable, combat-ready, and lethal firepower in support of the Army and our joint partners anywhere in the world."
The launch of the first Apache combat squadron shows that the Apache is combat-ready, while the formation of the additional squadron means it has full combat and defense capability, he said.
It said the Russian air group in Syria was "combat-ready".
It added: "Our forces are combat-ready to sink a US nuclear-powered aircraft carrier with a single strike."
"Our revolutionary forces are combat-ready to sink a U.S.
The combat-ready ALQ-211(V)4 EW system is a low-risk, modular solution that provides powerful capabilities and mission-based adaptability that have made it the top choice for 5 other international allies.
Can this be a combat-ready army, especially when social experiments are added?
The combat-ready troops arrived in South Sudan on Tuesday.
The Stingers completed the transition from the A-7E Corsair II to the F/A18A Hornet in December 1983, making VFA-113 the Navy's first fleet operational combat-ready strike fighter squadron, and establishing the squadron's motto of "First and Finest." In 1989, VFA-113 accepted delivery of the upgraded F/A-18C Hornet.
As a fully qualified, highly trained, combat-ready pilot and wing leader in the UAE air force, Al Mansouri was an active member of the UAE mission participating in the air strikes being conducted by the global coalition against Daesh in Syria.
While IDF soldiers, particularly those serving on the front lines, are expected to be combat-ready at all times, a more touching moment was caught on film as Border Patrol officers rescued a wounded rabbit.
Mr Fallon said details of the contribution to an international mission were still being finalised but would probably include a small protection contingent of combat-ready British soldiers at four US-led "safe" centres.
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