ballistic vehicle

ballistic vehicle

[bə′lis·tik ′vē·ə·kəl]
(engineering)
A nonlifting vehicle; a vehicle that follows a ballistic trajectory.
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G4s is seeking proposals to supply specialist ballistic vehicle glass, e.G windscreens, cab windows, observation glass.
They were waiting for ballistic vehicles to arrive to move in for an arrest when his vehicle began to drive away, Mr Manley said.
Duffa, a retired scientist who worked in the design of ballistic vehicles in France, explains the modeling of thermal protection for reentry probes or ballistic vehicles.
The MISS project alternatives grouped into three basic categories: ballistic vehicles, boost-glide vehicles and satelloids.