heliborne


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heliborne

(ˈhɛlɪˌbɔːn)
adj
(Aeronautics) carried in a helicopter
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Given the drone and helicopter technologies and the decisive role they play in missions, we will move further on this course at the IRGC Ground force," he underlined, adding that the IRGC would use these choppers for heliborne, reconnaissance and combat operations.
Apart from the routine liaison, supply, and casualty evacuation missions, Heliborne Operations were the main type of duties, which the Army Aviation undertook during this period.
Summary: Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) [India], December 10 (ANI): Indian and British troops were briefed about special heliborne operations on Saturday by the representatives of the Indian Air Force (IAF) during the ongoing joint Indo-UK military exercise 'Ajeya Warrior-2017'.
Military helicopters of the US-led coalition carried out another heliborne operation in Southeastern Deir Ezzur, carrying 20 senior ISIL commanders on board, a military and diplomatic source said on Friday.
Tenders invited for Supply of items for heliborne geophysical system (2 items)
The Operation for physical clearance of target area, spread over 10 Kilometers, started early morning 1st June by landing of heliborne force.
As soon as Fred briefed him, Peers announced that he was going to unleash a heliborne assault on the bunker complex.
India provided few details of the operation but it was said the "surgical strikes" consisted of a heliborne unit and Special Forces that infiltrated the LoC and conducted assaults on the suspected terrorist launch pads that were two to three km beyond the LoC inside Pakistan.
In the last few years, Russian industries successfully demonstrated a range of nonlethal munitions based on irritant agents--munitions for rocket-propelled grenade launchers, different caliber mortar shells, heliborne KMGV-type dispensers, and even 500 kilogram cluster air bombs.
Thus Apocalypse's wild air assault on a VC village, though lacking gunships and impossibly backed up by heliborne Wagnerian strains of "The Ride of the Valkyries" that are audible on the ground, looks just authentic enough, and is violent enough, to distance itself from outright farce.
In short, the effectiveness of this power-projection capability lies in its combination of MAGTFs with airborne and heliborne forces for mutual support and synergy.
The first phase of operation Rhat ended officially on Tuesday after which the IAF claimed that it was the biggest heliborne rescue operation of airlifting civilians in peace time anywhere in the world.