impact point

impact point

i. The point of the drop zone where the first parachutist or air-dropped load is expected to impact.
ii. The point at which bombs or other weapons are expected to impact.
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Your 20-yard impact point may be slightly below the intended target, but the difference will be so small that it is insignificant.
This latest LANTIRN upgrade will put GPS coordinates in the lower right-hand corner of LANTIRN imagery, pinpointing the weapons impact point the pilot currently has lased.
They deflect a rider away from the impact point, shielding riders from hitting roadsides hazards including guard rail posts.
Today's launch, having its impact point in Arabian Sea, was witnessed by Director General Strategic Plans Division, Lieutenant General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Commander Army Strategic Forces Command, Lieutenant General Obaid Ullah Khan, Chairman NESCOM, Mr Muhammad Irfan Burney, senior officers from the strategic forces, scientists and engineers of strategic organizations.
Wednesday's launch, whose impact point was at sea, was witnessed by Director General Strategic Plans Division Lieutenant General Khalid Ahmed Kidwai (R), Chairman NESCOM Mr Muhammad Irfan Burney, Commander Army Strategic Force Command Lieutenant General Tariq Nadeem Gilani and other senior military officers, scientists and engineers.
The memorial park outside for the 184 victims tells a different story, a line of white granite marking the flight path to the impact point and coldly noting the impact time at 9.
A ground scar two feet wide and 25 feet in length, which terminated at a large impact crater, characterized the initial impact point.
The entire trajectory of the trial tracked by a battery of sophisticated radars, telemetry observation stations, electrooptic instruments and naval ships located near the impact point in the down range area of the sea," said a DRDO scientist.
Based on field-proven mature systems, Green Rock is highly reliable, provides a high detection range and impact point accuracy.
PB responds: While there may be a more complex explanation as to why this high and right impact point occurred during our test, I suspect it is the result of the basic tuning that was performed as part of our procedure.
Ships located near the impact point witnessed the touchdown, ITR director S.