aerial reconnaissance


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aerial reconnaissance

[′e·rē·əl ‚ri′kän·ə·səns]
(engineering)
The collection of information by visual, electronic, or photographic means while aloft.
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local time of Yemen, based on the letter's content of President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi of the Republic of Yemen to enter the largest amount of humanitarian and medical aid to Yemeni people and during which the military actions by coalition forces will be stopped, yet if Houthi militias and forces loyal to them may launch military operations or build up military movements in any area, they would be confronted by the coalition forces, with the continuation of the air and maritime blockage and inspections as well as aerial reconnaissance for any military acts or movements by Houthi militias and forces loyal to them.
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Eisenhower's interest in aerial reconnaissance during the early Cold War.
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