combat-ready


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combat-ready

adj
(Military) ready for combat
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.combat-ready - engaged in or ready for military or naval operationscombat-ready - engaged in or ready for military or naval operations; "on active duty"; "the platoon is combat-ready"; "review the fighting forces"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
operational - (military) of or intended for or involved in military operations
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As a fully qualified, highly trained, combat-ready pilot and wing leader in the UAE air force, Al Mansouri was an active member of the UAE mission participating in the air strikes being conducted by the global coalition against Daesh in Syria.
If it comes into effect, Kiev expects to receive "several combat-ready, experienced and motivated units (of) up to 1,000 people", the document says.
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It is imperative that we continue to look to the future to ensure we maintain a combat-ready and viable force.
Mr Fallon said details of the contribution to an international mission were still being finalised but would probably include a small protection contingent of combat-ready British soldiers at four US-led "safe" centres.
He said that Russia continues to maintain thousands of combat-ready troops close to Ukraine's borders.
NATO said around 20,000 combat-ready Russian troops are now present on Ukraine's eastern border.
Russia has amassed around 20,000 combat-ready troops on Ukraine's eastern border," NATO spokeswoman Oana Lungescu said in a statement.
General Fahd Al-Dhamen reaffirmed that the ongoing Combat-ready Lion military drill has nothing to do with the current developments in the surroundings.
Our current assessment confirms that we have a valid flight test plan in place and that we remain on plan to deliver the first 18 combat-ready tankers to the USAF by 2017.
The system can be switched to a combat-ready mode in five minutes.
We will remain combat-ready until the end of 2014," he said.