air-to-air missile

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Noun1.air-to-air missile - a missile designed to be launched from one airplane at anotherair-to-air missile - a missile designed to be launched from one airplane at another
missile - a rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives; may be ballistic or directed by remote control
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In one of the biggest joint ventures between an Indian Company with any original equipment manufacturer (OEM), Reliance Defence Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure Ltd and Rafael Advanced Defence Systems Ltd have decided to set up a joint venture company in India in the highly specialized areas of Air to Air Missiles, Air Defence Systems and Large Aerostats.
Nasdaq:PCTH), an international fully integrated manufacturing company specializing in technically demanding components and assemblies, announced today that the company has recently received follow-on purchase agreements from Matra-BAe Dynamics for missile components for the RAF's ASRAAM, Advanced Short Range Air to Air Missile.
Raytheon has won a US Air force contract for Advanced Medium Range Air to Air Missile (AMRAAM) production.