air-to-ground missile


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air-to-ground missile

[¦er tü ¦grau̇nd ′mis·əl]
(ordnance)
A missile launched from an aircraft at a ground target. Abbreviated AGM.
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JAGM is the next-generation air-to-ground missile that will be carried on U.
Army and Navy's Joint Air-to-Ground Missile competition and responded as a prime contractor.
The French armed forces later said its jet had fired an air-to-ground missile at the pro-Gadhafi plane and destroyed it after it landed.
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New aviation systems include the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile and Sky Warrior unmanned aerial system.
Maverik is a precision, air-to-ground missile that is used against small mobile and hard targets, armored vehicles, surface-to-air missiles (SAM) sites and high value targets such as ships, port facilities and communications centers.
If very lucky, the player may shoot down the air-to-ground missile before it impacts with their base.
Raytheon Company and The Boeing Company completed the first of three government-sponsored firings of the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile.
The JSOW, an air-to-ground missile that is expected to provide improved capabilities to hit targets from greater distances than many current weapons, has three warhead variants: wide area, anti-armor and unitary.
Raytheon, Boeing As a Raytheon/Boeing team seeks to capture the joint air-to-ground missile (JAGM) contract, the team's first guided test vehicle launch struck a fixed target board "dead centre" from a 16km (8.
The French DGA performed the second successful firing of the Sagem AASM air-to-ground missile at the test centre in Biscarrousse, France.
The Longbow Hellfire is an air-to-ground missile designed to be fired from a modified AH-64D Apache helicopter.

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