antisubmarine patrol

antisubmarine patrol

The systematic and continuing investigation of an area or along a line to detect or hamper submarines, used when the direction of submarine movement can be established. See also antisubmarine barrier.
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Learning to do stunts is a lot more interesting than spending boring hours on antisubmarine patrol in heavy patrol bombers, which I was to do over the Atlantic and the northern Pacific.
Drucker was named for the book's subject, Roy Baker-Falkner but was born a decade after BF, as he was known, was lost on an antisubmarine patrol late in World War II.
Aggressor aircraft attacked Randolph after intercepting the radar of an antisubmarine patrol plane circling the carrier.
Wilbur Gwinn, who was flying a routine antisubmarine patrol.
fighter to exceed 500 mph; the T-33 trainer, which taught more pilots to fly jets than any other plane; the F-104 Starfighter, which could fly twice the speed of sound; and the P2V Neptune antisubmarine patrol plane.
He was on an antisubmarine patrol in the Atlantic attacking the enemy vessel when a flak shell burst inside his Cat-alina aircraft.
military began to construct an antenna base for antisubmarine patrol planes at the airfield.
8 billion (about US$18 billion), including eight diesel-electric submarines, 12 P-3C antisubmarine patrol aircraft and six sets of PAC-3 launchers and 388 Patriot air defense missiles, is overpriced.
The government filed the damages suit in December 2000 as the MSDF attributed the accident to an alleged defect of the SH-60J antisubmarine patrol helicopter, which burst into flames at a U.
Within half an hour, the corvette HMCS Timmins and the converted yacht Sans Peur, which had been on antisubmarine patrol in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and the Bangor minesweeper HMCS Lockeport, off Cape Beale, were on their way to Estevan.
LOS ANGELES -- L-3 Communications Integrated Systems (L-3 IS) of Greenville, Texas, has awarded BAE Systems a subcontract worth approximately $6 million to provide digital autopilot systems for Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy P-3 Orion antisubmarine patrol aircraft.
military buildup on Guam are [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [Tai Feng], "[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]" [Does China Need Antisubmarine Patrol Aircraft?

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