air-to-air missile


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air-to-air missile

[¦er tü ¦er ′mis·əl]
(ordnance)
A missile launched from an aircraft at an airborne target. Abbreviated AAM.
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Our newest combat drone with the capability of launching air-to-air missiles is in its final stages of production and will be unveiled in future.
AMRAAM's seeker and guidance section is the most advanced of any air-to-air missiles flying today," said Mike Jarrett, Raytheon Air Warfare Systems vice president.
The AIM-9X Sidewinder is an infrared-guided, air-to-air missile employing a focal plane array sensor for unparalleled target acquisition and tracking, augmented by jet vane control technology for extreme maneuverability against a variety of high performance threats.
The Iranian Air Force commander announced the country's plans to add might to its aerial combat capacities via the development of a new air-to-air missile.
Primary function: Radar-guided air-to-air missile Dimensions: Length 12 ft.
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The consortium wants to build the proposed Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile, which is anticipated to have huge international sales.
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The Sidewinder is a supersonic, heat-seeking, air-to-air missile carried by fighter aircraft.
The flight, which took place at the Landes test centre in France, was aimed at validating the new launch system for this variant, the Mica having been designed primarily as an air-to-air missile.

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