guided missile destroyer


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Noun1.guided missile destroyer - a small fast lightly armored but heavily armed warshipguided missile destroyer - a small fast lightly armored but heavily armed warship
tin can - informal term for a destroyer
torpedo-boat destroyer - small destroyer that was the forerunner of modern destroyers; designed to destroy torpedo boats
combat ship, war vessel, warship - a government ship that is available for waging war
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INS Kochi, the second ship of the indigenously designed and constructed Project 15A (Kolkata-class) guided missile destroyers, has been built by Mazgaon Dock, Mumbai.
This 7,300-tonne guided missile destroyer has not been taken for a teenage joyride.
The USS Stout, a guided missile destroyer, is "in the Mediterranean, heading and moving east" to relieve the Mahan, said the official, who said both ships might remain in place for the time being.
Nigel Fielding, Keith Smith and Martin Woollard, all from Tamworth, served together on guided missile destroyer HMS Glamorgan, which was hit by an Exocet missile on June 12, 1982.
Type 42 guided missile destroyer HMS Sheffield was sunk by an Exocet and foundered on May 10.
Karachi, March 16, 2010 (Frontier Star): In the heals of a string of missiles firing conducted by Pakistan Navy over the last week, a Pakistan Navy Guided Missile Destroyer undertook surface-to-air missile firing on Tuesday which scored a direct hit.
Guided missile destroyer USS Porter has blockaded the tanker.
8, 2006, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Charleston personnel conducted security and operational tests at sea aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64).
Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Justin Shea fires a Mark-19 40mm grenade launcher from the weather deck aboard the Arleigh Burkeclass guided missile destroyer USS Hopper (DGG 70) during a familiarization firing.
Eisenhower (CVN 69) from 1993 to 1995, and the guided missile destroyer USS Chandler (DDG 996) from 1981 to 1983; and as Assistant Supply Officer aboard the destroyer, USS David R.
The Aegis guided missile destroyer USS Forrest Sherman (DDG 98) recently passed its third super trial in the Gulf of Mexico--a benchmark that signifies its readiness for delivery to the US Navy.
Like its other Arleigh-Burke Class ships, DDG 112 will be a 9,200-ton multi-mission guided missile destroyer capable of conducting a variety of operations, from peacetime presence and crisis management to sea control and power projection, in support of the National Military Strategy.

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