air-to-surface missile


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air-to-surface missile

[¦er tü ¦sər·fəs ′mis·əl]
(ordnance)
A missile launched from aircraft at a ground or sea target. Abbreviated ASM.
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On April 20, an air-to-surface missile killed Nour al-Dibari in Gaza.
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army's Logistics Brigade Thursday received a number of Hellfire air-to-surface missiles from the United States, according to a statement from the Army.
The copters are equipped with sophisticated electronic systems and air-to-surface missiles, the Ministry of Defense said, adding that the deal stipulates logistical support, training the pilots and technicians with all necessary equipment for the mock military training drills to be provided.
4 Air-to-surface missiles market expected to remain constant during the forecast period
The JF-17 can employ variety of weapons including air-to-air and air-to-surface missiles.
The JF-17 can deploy a variety of weapons including air-to-air and air-to-surface missiles.
In July, JUSTICE documented shellings from air-to-surface missiles, barrel bombs and short range missiles, among others.
During Operation Protective Edge, the US suspended a transfer of the air-to-surface missiles over its disapproval of Israel's campaign against Gaza.
The proposed Indian Navy S-70B variant will include avionics and flexible open architecture Weapons Management Systems that integrate an advanced sonar, 360 degree search radar, modern air-to-surface missiles, and torpedoes for the ASW role.
The Defense Ministry is expected to procure corvettes, submarines, air-to-surface missiles, and upgrades for multi-role aircraft
With the capability to neutralize aerial targets like fighter jets, cruise missiles and air-to-surface missiles, defence experts compare Akash to the MIM-104 Patriot surface-to-air missile system of USA.
It is equipped with fourth generation avionics systems, wide range of conventional & smart weapons, long range glide bombs, Beyond Visual Range & short range Air-to-Air missiles, Anti-Ship missile and Air-to-Surface missiles.

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