air-to-surface missile

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air-to-surface missile

[¦er tü ¦sər·fəs ′mis·əl]
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A missile launched from aircraft at a ground or sea target. Abbreviated ASM.
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Caption: Rafael's combat proven Iron Dome Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar Very Short-Range Air Defence system, maintains the capability to engage fixed-wing and rotary-wing threats plus UAVs and air-to-ground missiles at significant ranges [c] Rafael
Lockheed Martin is claiming a technical breakthrough with a solid propellant rocket motor propulsion system in the competition for the prized joint air-to-ground missile (JAGM) contract.
Today, the air-to-ground missiles which have been optimized by the country's defense industry experts were test-fired in the wargames zone," the Air Force evaluator for the current Mohammad Rasoulallah (PBUH) drills, General Mansour Vanak, said today.
Precision and reliability are key to HELLFIRE's standing as the world's premier air-to-ground weapon system," said Ken Musculus, program director for Air-to-Ground Missile Systems at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control.
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Founded over 40 years ago, RO Associates' components power everything from electronic bus signs to cellular base stations to air-to-ground missiles.
The air-to-ground missiles provide unrivalled capability for pilots, who are able to engage moving and static targets during both the day and the night.
JCM is the next-generation, multi-purpose, air-to-ground precision missile that will replace the HELLFIRE, Longbow and Maverick air-to-ground missiles currently in the arsenal of the U.
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The aircraft can carry weapons that include bombs, rocket launchers, air-to-air missiles, and air-to-ground missiles.
Lockheed's Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile program is included in the DOD's proposed budget but must also pass a high-level review, and a contract for Joint Air-to-Ground Missiles is now open for bidding.
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