air interdiction


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air interdiction

Air operations conducted to destroy, neutralize, or delay the enemy's military potential before it can be brought to bear effectively against friendly forces at such distance from friendly forces that detailed integration of each air mission with the fire and movement of friendly forces is not required.
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The fighters' capabilities in air-to-air combat, air interdiction and other mission sets are still being tested and discovered.
(8) In the three months leading to D day in World War II, the RAP and Eighth Air Force redirected their energies from strategic bombing to a sustained air interdiction operation against the German transportation system in France.
Upon completion of flight hours, the trainees will become CBP Air Interdiction Agents conducting aerial border security missions.
Alpine Air Interdiction and Aviation Enforcement Agents are part of the community-wide campaign to locate the missing student.
strategic attack, air interdiction, and electronic combat.
The Super Hornet aircraft, conducted an Air Interdiction and Close Air Support mission over northern Iraq overnight AEDT (5-6 October 2014).
This is a non-developmental aircraft procured for conducting advanced flight training, surveillance, air interdiction, and close air support.
The system famously termed as a P5CTS system will improve the Air Force's combat proficiency in the areas of counter air, close air support, strategic attack, air interdiction and electronic combat.
Under the contract, 20 aircraft will be supplied to operational air bases in Afghanistan from summer 2014 to carry out advanced flight training, surveillance, close air support and air interdiction missions.
According to Daramola, the settlements were two of the targets selected for the attack in the intensive air interdiction operations launched by the ATF on Wednesday.
Navy/Burke) posed by North Korea, since Army doctrine still does not recognize the key role airpower, in the form of air interdiction, must play in order to defeat an opposing army at the lowest possible cost.
Our Border Patrol and air interdiction agents, ICE officers, field operations officers and Coast Guard men and women are on the frontline of this battle.