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military aircraft

[′mil·i‚ter·ē ′er‚kraft]
(aerospace engineering)
Aircraft that are designed or modified for highly specialized use by the armed services of a nation.
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That warplane crashed in northern Israel while returning from a bombing raid on what Israel said was an Iranian military installation in Syria.
BEIRUT: Israeli warplanes conducted mock raids over south Lebanon Monday night, hours after Israeli warplanes struck Syrian air defense units, local media reported.
According to local TV, the warplane, which was believed to be on a reconnaissance mission, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile.
-At approximately 20:50, an Israeli warplane launched a missile at a poultry farm belonging to Akram Abu 'Ouda in al-Sikka Street in Beit Hanoun.
Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has called on France to give his country advanced warplanes to boost the defense capacities of the Iraqi military, the pan-Arab daily AL HAYAT reported Friday.
Cabin crew reassured passengers and, after radio contact was re-established, the warplane was called off, PA News reported.
Reports said the warplane was sent up when the jet, carrying 126 passengers and five crew, temporarily lost radio contact with air traffic controllers.
The post Syrian warplane crashes appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
GAZA, May 5, 2016 (WAFA) - Israeli warplanes Thursday at dawn targeted several locations in the besieged Gaza Strip and left one Palestinian elderly and three children moderately to critically injured, reported WAFA correspondent.
Following the shooting down of Russian warplane by Turkish air jets, Russia holds all operation flights accompanied by other air jets.
Hayel Salam, the lawyer representing the pilots, said "Talal Al-Shawish and Sadeq Al-Taib [the two accused] refused to pilot a warplane that needed maintenance.
Summary: Five Palestinians were killed as Israeli warplanes hit the Gaza Strip late on Saturday, Israel's military and Palestinian sources conveyed.