azon


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azon

[′ā‚zōn]
(ordnance)
A glide bomb used in World War II; its control surfaces in the trail were adjusted by radio signals to control the bomb in azimuth only (hence, azon).
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Despite some early successes, Azon performed erratically in subsequent missions and saw only limited action in Europe during the balance of the war.
He then goes off on a tangent about the Azon, "regarded by many as the first smart bomb" (the Germans, of course, had smart weapons long before Azon was used); and the BQ-7/8 Aphrodite "terror weapon" (in actuality, an attempt to use old B-17s and -24s as very powerful, precision weapons against hard targets).
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Prior to that, he held leadership positions in the printing and paper industry including President and CEO of Azon Corp.
23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Contex, the world's leader of wide format scanning and imaging solutions, today announces that the sales for distributor National / AZON Equipment increased by 15% in 2013.
against the trustee HSBC, the named fiduciary and plan administrator James Donovan, and the Directors of Azon, Inc.
Cain held various senior-level sales, marketing and technical positions with Azon Corporation.
April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia-based internet company, John Azon Enterprises LLC, today announced the opening of its new online store at www.
Tangent's business partners include Sihl-GmbH in Germany, Shacoh-UK, Harvest Development, The ARC Companies, ReproCAD, Azon Canada, Inc.
Former Azon brand customers will be served through the current Oce sales and distribution network, effective immediately.
Under the Intentia/JGI alliance, Intentia gained 19 Movex customers in the region, including Azon Chemical and A.
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