anti-aircraft


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anti-aircraft

The weapon directed against airborne aircraft (anti-aircraft artillery, surface-to-air guide weapons, or any type of fire aimed at aircraft).
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Claims about anti-aircraft gun crews being exhausted are not correct.
Video of the supposed Chinese-made FN-6 advanced anti-aircraft missiles in the hands of the ISIS below.
The global Shoulder Anti-Tank, Anti-Aircraft Short Range Missile And RPG Market is expected to register growth with a CAGR of 6.
Syria's anti-aircraft missile inventory is comparable in size to that amassed by Libyan forces before the 2011 ouster of Moammar Gadhafi.
The drill, which is called aRamstein Guarda, is taking place from 7 till 11 October, 2013 and involves flight crews, anti-aircraft missile divisions and radar stations.
Saudi Arabia plans to supply the Syrian opposition with anti-aircraft missiles to counter President Bashar al-Assad's air force, German news weekly Der Spiegel reported Sunday.
The Pentagon chief told The Wall Street Journal that Tehran's export of so-called 'manpads', anti-aircraft missiles, that can be carried by a single person, represents a dangerous escalation.
CHAMAN, March 04, 2012 (Balochistan Times): Levies Force recovered a huge cache of explosive material including anti-aircraft guns, bombs and landmines when a timber-laden truck overturned in border town of Chaman on Saturday.
Islamabad, Pakistan, Muharram 16, 1433, Dec 11, 2011, SPA - Pakistan, in a bid to bolster its western border, has installed anti-aircraft guns and radars to monitor air activity, a senior Pakistani military official told CNN.
Summary: The Tunisian army on Wednesday destroyed a convoy that included vehicles mounted with anti-aircraft guns in a remote southern region near the Algerian border, the defence mninistry said.
On Sunday, an anti-aircraft attack was staged on a Turkish cargo plane that was parachuting humanitarian aid in Libya.
Israeli officials say Hamas has acquired better rockets, explosive devices and some types of missiles, possibly including anti-aircraft missiles, reported UPI.