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contact lost

A target tracking term used to signify that a target believed to be still within the area of visual, sonar or radar coverage is temporarily lost but the termination of track plotting is not warranted.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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As you pass 13,000 Salt Lake gives you a "radar contact lost."
Download Contact lost with Argentinian submarine with 44 crew members NNA - An Argentinian military submarine with 44 crew members on board has been missing since Wednesday in the South Atlantic, prompting the Argentinian authorities to alert ships sailing through the area.
Derided by many pundits and fans for his performance in the previous 120 minutes - '@cristiano you at the game bro?' was one comment on Twitter, 'error 404: Cristiano Ronaldo not found' and 'Someone contact Lost & Found' others - the moment, as his former Manchester United teammate Rio Ferdinand said, was written for him.
in fact the only thing the famous medium manages to raise are our columnist's hackles during a cringe-worthy series of attempts to contact lost loved ones I take it all back.
Victoria Fallaize produced Contact Lost for Cupsogue Pictures, which was written and directed by Gene Fallaize.
The contact lost 23 cents to finish at $96.39 a barrel on the Nymex on Thursday.
And instrumentals Contact Lost and The Well Dressed Guitar also worked well.
If we assume that we notice space throughout sight and touch, these lines make the spirit speculate with its own forces about this notion "cutting out a priori one of the figures to determine a priori their properties: the experience, even with the initial contact lost, follow them, despite endless difficulties of the reasoning of its reason".
Is customer supplier contact lost because of the frustration they cause?
A visit to the UK in 1984 saw me recontact John and his wife Brenda, but alas the passage of time saw all contact lost.
I heard, "Radar contact lost." Almost at once was heard "Ping BOING!
In the Swissair incident in 1998 the pilots had reported a burning smell and were unaware that an electrical problem had resulted in a fire that wrecked all the plane's systems, with all contact lost within minutes.