train bombing

train bombing

[′trān ‚bäm·iŋ]
(ordnance)
A method of bombing in which two or more bombs are released at a predetermined interval from one aircraft as the result of a single actuation of the bomb-release mechanism.

train bombing

Two or more bombs released at predetermined intervals from one aircraft as a result of the single actuation of a release mechanism. The intervals between bombs may be fixed or varied through an intervalometer. Also referred to as a ripple delivery.
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On Tuesday, at least 12 were killed in a train bombing, and over 40 were injured, news agencies have reported.
Yesterday, at least 12 were killed in a train bombing, and over 40 were injured, news agencies have reported.
BRUSSELS, March 10 (KUNA) -- The 10th anniversary of the Madrid train bombing that killed 192 persons and injured at least 1,800 people commuting to work would be marked tomorrow, 11 March.
He was named on Interpol's Most Wanted list after also being linked to an Indian train bombing in 2006 that killed 209 people.
The US Froze the assets of four Pakistanis for their alleged involvement in a series of terrorist activities in India, including the July 2006 train bombing in Mumbai and February 2007 bombing in the Samjhauta Express train that goes to Pakistan.
Police bugging the men heard Islam and Ali discuss a train bombing in which one of the conspirators wanted to take his child with him to "shake them up".
When the Secretary and his daughter Audrey (Kim Raver) are kidnapped shortly after a train bombing, Jack is temporarily reinstated as a CTU agent to assist the effort to thwart the terrorists.
The train bombing was a serious public relations mishap for the Pentagon and for NATO.
The CBI on Tuesday declared a reward of Rs 10 lakh each for information leading to the arrest of Mecca Masjid blasts suspects Sandeep Dange and Ramchandra Kalsangra, who may also hold key evidence to solving the train bombing case.
ON February 4 as part of the article "Give Us Heist Suspect You Get Bomb Plotter", we claimed that Mohamed Karbouzi (a variation of the English spelling of Mohammed El Guerbouzi) was the alleged ringleader of the 2003 Casablanca suicide bombings and was wanted for questioning by Spanish police in connection with the 2004 Madrid train bombing.
TONY Blair and Prince Charles joined a worldwide congregation of mourners today to remember the 190 victims of the Madrid train bombing.
In the past, the department has sent teams to the site of the Oklahoma City bombing, New York City terrorist attacks and last year's train bombing in Spain, Hutchins said.