ground-to-ground


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ground-to-ground

adj
1. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) (of weapons) designed to be fired at ground targets from the ground
2. (Telecommunications) (of communications) carried out via radio from two ground-based locations
Translations

ground-to-ground

[ˈgraʊndtəˈgraʊnd] ADJtierra-tierra
ground-to-ground missilemisil m tierra-tierra

ground-to-ground

[ˈgraʊndtəˈgraʊnd] adjterra-terra inv
ground-to-ground missile → missile m terra-terra
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Israel then fired ground-to-ground rockets from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, but the Syrian defences brought the missiles down, the Syrian army said.
In this operation, several ground-to-ground midrange missiles were fired from IRGC bases in Kermanshah Province and targeted Takfiri forces in the Deir Ezzor region in Eastern Syria," the IRGC said on its official news website, Sepah News.
Aleppo: A ground-to-ground missile was fired on a town in northern Syrian at dawn on Sunday and killed at least four civilians, two of them children, a watchdog reported.
In the latest demonstration of Iran's military capacities state TV has broadcast the test-launch of a new ground-to-ground missile.
The unit is switchable between line-of-sight, ground-to-ground and UHF ground-to-air communications.
The system uses patented software, called Prosoft, to produce structures of various designs with ground-to-ground, self-supporting panels that require no support beams, trusses, columns, nuts, bolts, fastener screws or sealants.
Senior Fatah official Abbas Zaki says Israel fired ground-to-ground missiles at the house, adding: "It was their intention to bombard Fatah headquarters in Hebron but by mistake they hit a neighbouring house".
According to open sources, 405 is a vehicle-mounted ground-to-ground system which can be configured to operate in one of four (1-2 GHz, 2-4 GHz, 4-8 GHz or 8-16 GHz) frequency bands.
New Capabilities Utilize Satellite, Air-to-Ground and Ground-to-Ground Radios to Enhance Communications Effectiveness
Noting that Zolfaqar high-precision ground-to-ground missile was among the missiles that hit the ISIL positions in Syria on Sunday night, he said that the IRGC is in possession of a large number of such missiles that can be launched from mobile platforms at any point.
Islamabad, Safar 29, 1437, December 11, 2015, SPA -- Pakistan has successfully tested a locally-developed ground-to-ground ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, it was announced here today.
Commander of IRGC Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh told Far News Agency that the military maneuvers will include long-range ground-to-ground Soumar cruise missile system; a weapons system that has been built under harsh sanctions, he pointed out.