guided missile cruiser

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Noun1.guided missile cruiser - a cruiser that carries guided missiles
cruiser - a large fast warship; smaller than a battleship and larger than a destroyer
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guided missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea responded to distress call sent by the oil tanker.
USS VELLA GULF, At Sea -- The guided missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG-72) intercepted and apprehended nine suspected pirates today in the Gulf of Aden after responding to a distress call from a nearby merchant vessel.
The crew of the guided missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG-70) fired both SM-3 Block IA intercepting missiles, while personnel at the Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai launched the ballistic missile targets.
At sea, he served as supply officer of the aircraft carrier, USS Ranger (CV 61), 1987-89; of the nuclear guided missile cruiser, USS Long Beach (CGN 9), 1982-84; and as the aviation supply officer aboard the aircraft carrier, USS Constellation (CV 64), 1976-78.
The guided missile cruiser Cowpens and the guided missile frigate Vandegrift, both stationed in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, docked just after 9 a.
The New Threat Upgrade program enhanced the capabilities of the Navy's guided missile cruiser and destroyer fleet during the 1980s.
Green Crown provided a similar function from the guided missile cruiser Bunker Hill (CG 52).
The third ring of the system comes from the American Aegis guided missile cruiser now patrolling the waters off the Israeli coast.
guided missile destroyer Curtis Wilbur and the guided missile cruiser Vincennes left Yokosuka naval base in Kanagawa Prefecture southwest of Tokyo for an unknown destination.
They are led by the guided missile cruiser USS Gettysburg.
is being awarded $19,089,614 cost-plus-fixed-fee, term, services contract to provide technical and engineering services to support the design, development, installation, integration, test and evaluation, and certification of radio communications systems for the Navy's guided missile destroyer (DDG) and guided missile cruiser (CG) class ships.

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