midcourse guidance

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in-course guidance

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The guidance given to a missile after it has left the launcher and is en route to the target. The mother aircraft updates the target data during the flight of the missile. It also may be done by another suitable source. The same as midcourse guidance.
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This weapon system not only meets today's threats but, with the introduction of the improved infrared seeker and midcourse guidance, is well-postured for adverse weather requirements," he said.
The round was then fired using inertial midcourse guidance.
The Armiger includes a neural-network, self-learning guidance computer and autopilot and GPS/INS midcourse guidance.