shoot-down


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murder by shooting someone down in cold blood

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The plan also calls for sea-based interceptors to be employed on existing Navy Aegis-class ships for a shoot-down capability against short- and medium-range ballistic missiles threatening the United States.
Patriot martyr: After the shoot-down of KAL Flight 007, Larry McDonald appeared on the covers of The Review of the News (a precursor to THE NEW AMERICAN) and Conservative Digest.
In preparation for the shoot-down, the Navy modified its Aegis anti-missile radar system for satellite tracking.