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dummy run

i. Any simulated firing pass in which the weapon is not released—both in air-to-ground and air-to-air firing.
ii. A trial approach to land, to pick up a load, or to release a load.
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BY JEREMY ARMSTRONG KIM Jong-un has defiantly fired off three ballistic missiles in a dummy run for nuclear strikes against South Korea.
And the prodigy has now discovered that she has been selected to carry the Olympic torch through the safari park on June 1, when the symbol of the London 2012 Games comes to Merseyside The teenager recently carried out a dummy run in the park with a mock torch created by a Knowsley community group.
But the world and Olympic champion is the only Welsh cyclist to have made the dummy run for the London Games, which takes place in six months time.
Inspired Torres' dummy run broke a loose Oxford wall and Drury whipped an excellent free-kick on to the head of Barnett, who coolly nodded home his 10th goal of the season.
Dummy run Celebrate 20 years of the famous black and yellow For Dummies book series when a special roadshow comes to Birmingham next week.
READING today''s Daily Post 7th March 2011, I found the article on page 15, titled Flood dummy run, some what amazing.
From 1978-79 he was manager of BBC Radio Scotland when they ran a dummy run on the procedures for the death of the monarch.
Bradford also face a dummy run when they take on the Catalans Dragons in Perpignan on Saturday, March 21.
FOOTAGE showing three of the July 7 bombers travelling on the Tube in a dummy run nine days before the attacks was shown to a jury yesterday.
The dummy run, which tested whether in the event of a major out-of-hours food emergency that key industry stakeholders could be contacted quickly, was a precursor to wider simulations later this year.
Scotland Yard released new CCTV images of the bombers on their dummy run which showed them travelling from Luton to King's Cross.
That came about when the management reacted to a massive short-term drop in Levy Board contributions by putting on a dummy run of Regional Racing's