ballistic weapon

ballistic weapon

[bə′lis·tik ′wep·ən]
(ordnance)
Any missile weapon, as a bomb, rocket, projectile, or bullet, affected by ballistic conditions.
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Iran said a medium-range Shahab-3 ballistic weapon with a maximum range of 2,000km was among the missiles test-fired in its central desert region in war games dubbed "Grand Prophet 7", meant to simulate counter-attacks on US military bases in Afghanistan and other neighbouring countries.
Iran, meanwhile, said it test-fired ballistic missiles - including a medium-range Shahab-3 ballistic weapon with a range capable of striking Israel - in war games in its central desert region designed to show its capacity for counter-attack.
Also Monday, Iran successfully test-fired two missiles, including a long-range ballistic weapon, the official IRNA news agency reported.
Summary: The US has fired a short-range ballistic weapon from the island of Kauai near Hawaii.
The GIRAFFE AMB is a multi-mission 3-D radar system that can simultaneously perform surveillance, military air traffic control and 360-degree ballistic weapon tracking and locating.
The missile in question would probably be the Shehab-3 intermediate-range ballistic weapon developed by Iran, and frequently linked to Iran's space programme.
The ONR missile is a ballistic weapon that could be fired from a submarine canister.
Metal Storm now holds two official Guinness World Records for the fastest firing ballistic weapon and the world's most intelligent handgun" (Storm Front Newsletter).
Included were 14 victims of blunt trauma and six victims of a penetrating wound made either by a knife or ballistic weapon.
Apart from a fast-moving ballistic weapons program, Iran has been producing drones since 2010 which the Defense Ministry says are capable of firing missiles with a range of 1,000 kilometers.
Apart from a fast-moving ballistic weapons programme, Iran has been producing drones since 2010.
Apart from a fast-moving ballistic weapons programme, Iran has since 2010 been producing drones which the defence ministry says are capable of firing missiles with a range of 1,000 kilometres.