seen fire

seen fire

[′sēn ′fīr]
(ordnance)
Fire which is continuously aimed at the future position of an aircraft, the aim being derived from visual observation.
References in classic literature ?
He had seen fire, but only when Ara, the lightning, had destroyed some great tree.
D'Artagnan parted from his friend that same night, after having seen fire set to the carriage upon the shore by the orders of Saint-Mars, according to the advice the captain had given him.
Two nurses said they had seen fire suddenly erupting in the emergency room," said fire chief Choi Man-woo, but the cause of the blaze was not immediately known.
Robin Ferguson, White Watch Commander at Huddersfield Fire Station, said: "Our control was told by a member of the public that they had seen fire coming out of the pavement.
These cases include house fire but during last 15 days, we have seen fire in large areas, causing a huge impact on air quality," Gopal Rai said.
Some users claimed they had seen fire engines and ambulances in the area, but officials said no units had been sent to the half-mile tall building.
The strike, organised by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU), comes after 18 months of previous industrial action, which has seen fire authorities hiring contractors to cover for striking members.
Its progression slowed earlier this week when it moved from parts of the forest with thick underbrush that had not burned in nearly a century to areas that had seen fire in the past two decades.
Production for the programme, which has seen fire crews dousing flames in buildings and wrecked vehicles, has been going on at a variety of locations in the city throughout the week.
THE big thaw has seen fire crews battle flooding incidents across Teesside.
A FIREFIGHTER shortage in Denbighshire has seen fire chiefs launch a recruitment campaign to help save lives.
It took me three minutes to get there and I've never seen fire travel through a building so fast.