bomb run

bomb run

[′bäm ‚rən]
(ordnance)
The flight course of a bombing airplane just before the release of bombs.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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'It started with a bomb run followed by rockets from our MG-520 then indirect fires from howitzers, then a demonstration of air power and ground maneuver,' Sobejana said.
Divino Rey Pabayo said his team was having a hard time confirming the total number of fatalities and casualties on the side of the enemy as a result of the bomb run due to the vastness of the area and thickness of the forest.
After the Balakot bomb run Pakistan had reserved the right to respondWhat India does after this incident is unclear but another facet of the situation is the post-Pulwama crackdown in IOK that is inflicting unbelievable atrocities on the Kashmiris presaging a major upheaval in the valley.
A previous court was told a man named Denis O'Connor claims he phoned him on the day of the attack using a mobile suspected of having travelled into Omagh on the bomb run.
The Omagh families alleged Colm Murphy, from Dundalk, provided two mobile phones to the bombers and that Daly, a bricklayer, used one of the phones during the bomb run between Dundalk and Omagh.
After reading "Crash into the Channel" by Robert R Dorr [February 20111, I'm curious as to how someone can be awarded a Medal of Honor for failing on a bomb run and then causing the death of crew members by making a second attempt at the mission.
I can't describe how it feels to march your flight down the bomb run on graduation day.
The range was busy and the radios were screaming with threat calls and maneuvers to avoid them as our cell crossed the Initial Point (IP) of the bomb run. Our copilot called "IP inbound," and our cell was "cleared hot" on the range.
Seven and a half hours later, Captain Harp told us that when we got on the bomb run, we were to maintain absolute silence no matter what happened--even if we were hit, attacked by fighters, or whatever.
Memorable among images of air combat from the Second World War is the photo of a single B-24 Liberator bomber flying a low-level bomb run during the Allied attack on the German-controlled oil refineries in Ploesti, Romania.
Skeets Ogilvie shot down a Dornier 217 while it was on its bomb run on Buckingham Palace.
Romeo Brawner, the deputy commander of the Joint Task Force Ranao, told the Inquirer that the bomb run in Sitio Giarong started around 11:45 a.m.