command guidance


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command guidance

[kə′mand ‚gīd·əns]
(aerospace engineering)
The guidance of a missile, rocket, or spacecraft by means of electronic signals sent to receiving devices in the vehicle.
(engineering)
A type of electronic guidance of guided missiles or other guided aircraft wherein signals or pulses sent out by an operator cause the guided object to fly a directed path. Also known as command control.

command guidance

command guidance
Command guidance system.
A system of guidance in which the missile is given guidance signals from a source other than from within the missile itself. Normally, two radars are used—one to track the missile and the other the target. The commands may be sent automatically or through human operators.
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In extending the life of the KBM 9M14 Malyutka (Baby) or AT-3 Sagger, the original wire-based command guidance system was replaced by saclos, provided in infantry applications by a Lomo LCEM (Land Control Equipment Module).
NNA - Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiquA':" On Wednesday (20/05/2015) at 09:15 a.m., an Israeli drone violated Lebanese airspace off Nakoura village,executed circular flight over Jbeil, Shekka and the south regions; and then left at 06:25 p.m.
NNA - Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiquA':" On Tuesday (6/5/2015) at 13:00 p.m., an Israeli drone violated Lebanese airspace from above Alma Al-Shaab village, executed circular flights over Riak, Baalbeck and Hermel regions; and then left at 16:00 p.m.
NNA - Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiquA': " On Friday (11/04/2015) at 07:05 a.m., four Israeli war planes violated Lebanese airspace off west Shekka, executed circular flight over various Lebanese regions; and then left consecutively of which the last left at 2:10 p.m.
NNA - Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiquA':" On Friday (3/4/2015) at 06:45 a.m., an Israeli drone violated Lebanese airspace from above Rmeish village, executed circular flight over Riak, Baalbek, Hermel and the south regions; and then left at 5:30 p.m.
NNA - Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiquA':" On Wednesday (18/3/2015) at 11:00 a.m., two Israeli war planes violated Lebanese airspace from above Kfarkilla village, executed circular flight over the various Lebanese regions; and then left at 12:15 p.m.

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