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strafe

[strāf]
(ordnance)
To rake a body of troops or other persons with gunfire or rocket fire at close range and from a flying aircraft, or to attack a roadway, railyard, factory, or other installation with bullets, projectiles, or rockets fired from a low firing airplane.
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The feature set on the STRAFE RGB MK.2 is similar to that on the K70 RGB MK.2.
Debrief: Lack of experience in night strafe, crew fatigue/ stress (debriefed until 2am previous night, multiple upgrade rides, switched from days to nights mid-week), poor parameters (both at base and down the shoot), and perceived spatial orientation with regard to altitude were the main factors for over-G event.
As I maneuvered for a strafe pass, I rolled the jet to the right and pulled my gun cross to the target.
In addition to Strafe, Paxton & Jessica own 2 other businesses, Galvanek & Wahl Advertising Agency and Jump and Laugh Inflatable Rentals here in Fuquay-Varina.
There is a sub plot where Strafe defends a murderer in court and goes to see his client in Altcourse Prison in Liverpool, which reflects Gareth's own career as a criminal barrister.
He was in position to execute a live banner strafe when he depressed the trigger and no rounds were fired.
Strafe's main attraction is its numerous video gaming consoles including the Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii systems stationed at large screens with comfortable seating ranging from video rocker chairs, sofas and cafe tables and chairs.
Obviously, my pre-attack checks had been non-existent, and I was not proud of overlooking such a basic part of our strafe attack.
Currently, on a 7,000-acre zone called the Northern Impact Area, artillery gunners pound targets, planes strafe the land, and tanks fire nonexplosive slugs.
There is also the palpable tension and terror among the British and Allied forces trapped on the beach of Dunkirk as they wait for ships to come to their rescue as enemy aircraft strafe them.
The four-man gang used their AKs to strafe the the car before fleeing empty-handed.