attack heading


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attack heading

1. The interceptor heading during the attack phase that will achieve the desired track-crossing angle.
2. The assigned magnetic compass heading to be flown by aircraft during the delivery phase of an air strike.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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