rocket base


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Noun1.rocket base - a military base for rocket missiles
base, base of operations - installation from which a military force initiates operations; "the attack wiped out our forward bases"
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"
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The DPRK recently erected a 67-meter-long launch tower for long- range rockets, taller than the previous 50-meter pad, at a Tongchang-ri rocket base in the northwest DPRK.
The leadership said in its statement that the leadership of the Air Force was able to destroy a vehicle type for Daash terrorist within Alas fields area, as well as the killing of / 22 / terrorists and destroyed a cache, a rocket base, vehicle, motorcycle, two bulldozers and heavy weapons by the international coalition aircraft in the cities of Mosul, Hit, Tal Afar, Haditha, Habbaniyah, al-Baghdadi and Sharqat.
Saudi-led airstrikes on a rocket base in Sanaa Monday killed 90 people and wounded 300, a local official was quoted as telling the Saba news agency.
Saudi-led air strikes on a rocket base in Sanaa on Monday killed 90 people and wounded 300, a local official was quoted as telling Saba.
And beneath my feet, beneath this 72 metres wide, five-and-a-half metres thick, 55,000 tonne armoured slab, is Hitler's secret V2 rocket base.
On Friday, two Egyptian military helicopters struck a rocket base of Jihadist militants in Rafah city in North Sinai bordering Israel, official news agency MENA quoted a security source as saying on Saturday.
Since the uprising, it has been used as an artillery and rocket base to target rebellious Sunni Muslim neighbourhoods on the edge of the capital.
11] hit its target with extreme accuracy while many similar rockets launched from southern Lebanon over the past decades have not achieved such a specific result: Hitting a southern house, wounding a southern woman and confirming the south as a rocket base open for use at any time," Noureddin said in his column on Dec.
Harry Campbell, 13, made a 15-minute film about his dream trip to Russia's biggest rocket base.
Alift-off tomorrow with outing which skirts a former rocket base.
A new visit this year was a trip to La Coupole, a World War Two rocket base and museum.
A giant rocket base was built a few miles from Bitterness Street--so named for the African slave trade once plied here--and Tranquility Road.