aerial torpedo

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Noun1.aerial torpedo - a torpedo designed to be launched from an airplaneaerial torpedo - a torpedo designed to be launched from an airplane
torpedo - armament consisting of a long cylindrical self-propelled underwater projectile that detonates on contact with a target
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The latter mainly concentrate on the destruction of Bismarck on 27 May after a lucky aerial torpedo hit disabled the ship's steering mechanism.
Torpedo bombers normally carried one aerial torpedo each.
The book also discusses the Kettering "Bug" Aerial Torpedo, a less-than-successful pilotless weapon that shared features with the V-1 and, later, the Matador.
During this attack, another Merchant in the same column and the "City of Calcutta" collided heavily when manoeuvring to avoid an aerial Torpedo.
She was calling him to get up when the bomb dropped, it was an aerial torpedo," said Mr Gould.