air-to-air missile

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Related to air-to-air missile: ASRAAM, Surface 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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TEHRAN (FNA)- For the first time since the operation's beginning Russian Su-34 bomber jets have conducted sorties in Syria with air-to-air missiles on Monday, the Russian Air Force spokesman said.
Sidewinder remains the warfighter's weapon of choice for short-range air-to-air missiles.
In the Point Mugu Sea Test Range airspace off the Central California coast, an F-35B demonstrated the jet's air-to-air combat capability when it sequentially engaged two aerial targets with two AIM-120 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) during a Weapon Delivery Accuracy mission.
ASTRA is India's first BVR Air-to-Air Missile indigenously designed and developed by DRDO, possessing high Single Shot Kill Probability (SSKP) making it highly reliable.
All Air-to-Air Missiles for Eurofighter Typhoon Flown
India on Friday achieved a milestone in its missile development program when scientists of the Defense Research and Development Organization successfully test-fired the indigenously developed air-to-air missile Astra from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, 15 km from here, defense sources said.
SIDEWINDERS are a type of heat-seeking air-to-air missile carried by fighter aircraft.
6 per cent of the development cost of the Meteor, an advanced air-to-air missile due to arm the RAF's new Eurofighter jet.
has possessed BVR weapons since the 1950s, principally an air-to-air missile known as Sparrow.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Saab (STO:SAABB) has successfully carried out the first flight tests with the air-to-air missile IRIS-T to verify the function between the missile and the Gripen aircraft.
Our plane was downed over Syria with air-to-air missile launched by Turkish F-16 jet.
Navy and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed operational testing and evaluation live fires of the AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II infrared air-to-air missile.

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