air defense command


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air defense command

The authority and responsibility for the air defense of a designated area.
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Zvika Haimovich, chief of Israel's air defense command, told reporters at a briefing at the dusty Hatzor air base in southern Israel.
The regiment is part of Russia's air defense command in the Eastern Military District.
An advert that went in a local paper was misprinted, which meant children calling Santa got through to the US Air Force Continental Air Defense Command Operations Center.
Instead of reaching Santa, the phone rang through to the Crew Commander on duty at the Continental Air Defense Command Operations Center.
The two sides held an extensive meeting, during which they discussed the armament contracts signed between the two countries, including the defense systems of the Air Defense Command, logistical and technical support for these systems, and the mechanism of processing the command with sophisticated weapons.
Synopsis: Developed for the Air Force in the early 1950s as a next-generation interceptor following Convair's pioneering delta-wing F-102, the F-106 excelled in every aspect of the Air Defense Command mission.
However, the print ad provided incorrect contact information, and anyone dialing the number listed had their calls answered by the Continental Air Defense Command instead.
The main runway was lengthened to 6,000 feet to accommodate fighter aircraft from the Air Defense Command in the 1950s.
It started when a business misprinted the telephone number for children to call Santa, and instead of reaching Father Christmas, the phone number put them through to the operations "hotline" for Continental Air Defense Command.
Army during the Vietnam War and was discharged as a specialist 5 attached to the NIKE Missile Launcher Air Defense Command.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- Turkey's first locally co-manufactured combat helicopters ATAK have been taken in inventory of the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) during a ceremony at the Turkish Army Air Defense Command in Ankara on Tuesday.
Contract award: supply contract for the acquisition of data systems commercial-off-the-shelf (cots) (workstations, servers, monitors and peripherals) systems air defense command & control (mase) of the control and reporting center (crc).

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