air-to-air missile

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air-to-air missile

[¦er tü ¦er ′mis·əl]
(ordnance)
A missile launched from an aircraft at an airborne target. Abbreviated AAM.
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ISLAMABAD, July 26, 2010 (Balochistan Times): In continuation to the F-16 Induction Plan and after the recent delivery of Block-52 F-16 C/D aircraft, PAF last week received the first batch of Advance Medium Range Air to Air Missiles (AMRAAM) AIM-120 from USA.
ASE-FEI), a high technology defense contractor, and four individuals associated with it, by a former FEI employee alleging fraud by FEI in its billing of the US Department of Defense for work on Advance Medium Range Air to Air Missiles (AMRAAM).