bombing run


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bombing run

In bombing, that part of the flight that begins, normally from an initial point, with the approach to the target, includes the target acquisition, and ends normally at the weapon release point.
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Only one F-4 was seen conducting a bombing run against ground targets in the footage, which was shot by the Qatar-based Arab television outlet Al-Jazeera.
NATO fighter jets have attacked three ports in bombing runs, targeting Muammar Gaddafi's navy with the goal of protecting the nearby rebel-held port of Misrata.
The Pentagon said the bombing run occurred late on Friday night near Khowst, south-west of Tora Bora.
Miraculously, the initial Japanese bombing run had left the gigantic Flying For-tresses largely unscathed.
At the time his ship was hit, my element was catching hell, too, and we were on a bombing run.
Unable to execute a true dive-bombing attack with his Vindicator, Fleming began a glide bombing run out of the sun from an altitude of 4,000 feet, setting his sights on Mikuma.
Throughout the preflight briefing, safety parameters are noted - a 1,000-foot floor for a simulated bombing run, an 8,000-foot floor for simulated air-to-air combat, and an overall maximum altitude of 18,000 feet, a limit mandated because a passenger riding in one of the aircraft hasn't had a medical clearance to go above that altitude.
The Pentagon said the convoy was destroyed in the bombing run, which occurred late on Friday night.
Unreal Tournament 2004 contains new maps for all established game modes, including Capture the Flag, Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Bombing Run and Double Domination, as well as all new arenas for the two additional styles of play - Onslaught and Assault.
A converted SIAI-Marchetti S-260 jet was on a bombing run over Maute positions in Marawi on May 31 when one bomb hit Army troops locked in close-range combat with the terrorists.
The group was also shown a declassified version of an F-22 flight simulator and was run through three battle simulations - an air-to-air combat with four Russian-built fighters, a bombing run, and a battle against an integrated air defense system featuring enemy fighters and ground-to-air missiles.
Unreal Tournament 2004" contains new maps for all established game modes, including Capture the Flag, Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Bombing Run and Double Domination.