intercontinental ballistic missile


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Synonyms for intercontinental ballistic missile

a ballistic missile that is capable of traveling from one continent to another

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Intercontinental ballistic missiles with MIRVed warheads containing plague were available for launch even before 1985, and SS-11 and SS-18 missiles have been mentioned in this connection.
Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract to provide support for the US Air Force's (USAF) LGM-30G Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) ground subsystems.
In its report, a missile expert has been quoted as saying that none of the air defence systems that the United States currently maintain, will be able to intercept China's newly developed DF-41 solid-fueled road-mobile intercontinental ballistic missile.
The launch of the satellite was made by Dnepr rocket-carrier built on the basis of an intercontinental ballistic missile RS-20, the Kazcosmos press service said.
Air Force officials called the moves unprecedented in the history of the intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) force.
On Alert: An Operational History of the United States Air Force Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Program, 1945-2011.
intelligence, North Korea is taking steps toward developing a mobile intercontinental ballistic missile that could be capable of striking parts of the U.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Russian Space Forces test-launched a Topol RS-12M Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), a Russian Defense Ministry spokesman said.
1952: The Soviet Union announced that the first successful intercontinental ballistic missile tests had taken place.
08/10/2012, SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA US, NUCLEAR AGE peace foundation -- On Tuesday, October 16, 2012, a public forum in Santa Barbara will feature 15 people who committed acts of civil resistance before the launch of a Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) on February 2012.
North Korea says its launches are for peaceful purposes, although Washington and Seoul believe the isolated, impoverished state is testing long-range missile technology with the aim of developing an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead.
Earlier this year, Beijing warned India against 'arrogance' following its successful launch of the Agni IV intercontinental ballistic missile, which can hit any city in China.
Moscow, May 23 (BNA) -- Russia successfully test-fired Wednesday a new intercontinental ballistic missile to penetrate NATO missile defense system.
Burt also highlighted concern over Iran's missile programme after Prime Minister David Cameron said last week it appeared to be seeking an intercontinental ballistic missile force in the Middle East with 200-300 medium range missiles, including the Shabab 3 that has been tested to hit targets at a distance of 2,000 km.
Which chain of islands runs from the north of Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 California; 2 It is about to leave port; 3 The Kuril Islands; 4 Keane; 5 Hinduism; 6 Yanks; 7 Noisette; 8 Germany; 9 The yew; 10 An intercontinental ballistic missile.
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