guided missile destroyer


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Related to guided missile destroyer: guided missile cruiser, guided missile frigate
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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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Authorizes the procurement of three Arleigh Burke-class (DDG-51) guided missile destroyers. It also includes $260 million in additional advanced procurement funds to procure lead materials.
The vessel is the third of the Delhi class of guided missile destroyers and represents the Indian Navy's quantum leap in technology and capability in the new millennium.
He was speaking at a ceremony to commission the indigenously designed and constructed state-of-the-art guided missile destroyer, Indian Naval Ship (INS) Kochi, at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai today.
The USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier and the guided missile destroyer USS Normandy were moved into the waters off the coast of Yemen on Sunday, the officials confirmed, bringing to nine the total number of U.S.
The US guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook has left the Black Sea, reported the Russian wire service ITAR-TASS on Friday.The information was confirmed on the site of the US Navy.
This 7,300-tonne guided missile destroyer has not been taken for a teenage joyride.
In statements after a visit to American guided missile destroyer USS Rampage, docked at Limassol port, the Minister said that provocations are part of Turkey's strategy, adding that Ankara is trying through threats and provocations to create tension in the region.
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.

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