surface-to-air guided missile


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surface-to-air guided missile

A surface-launched guided missile for use against air targets.
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Investigators said they had planned to detonate a car bomb outside a temple in the Bronx and to shoot military planes at the New York Air National Guard base at Stewart Airport in Newburgh with Stinger surface-to-air guided missiles.
Dassin said the defendants planned to shoot Stinger surface-to-air guided missiles at planes at the Air National Guard base in Newburgh, about 70 miles north of New York City.
congressman were all born in the United States, also "planned to shoot down military planes located at the New York Air National Guard Base at Stewart Airport in Newburgh, New York, with Stinger surface-to-air guided missiles," officials said.
When the Kongo returns to its home port at the MSDF's base in Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan will have an established two-tier missile defense system comprising the SM-3 as well as PAC-3 surface-to-air guided missiles, the deployment of which began at the Air Self-Defense Force's Iruma Air Base in Saitama Prefecture.

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