military plane

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Noun1.military plane - an aircraft designed and used for combatmilitary plane - an aircraft designed and used for combat
bomber - a military aircraft that drops bombs during flight
attack aircraft, fighter aircraft, fighter - a high-speed military or naval airplane designed to destroy enemy aircraft in the air
heavier-than-air craft - a non-buoyant aircraft that requires a source of power to hold it aloft and to propel it
military vehicle - vehicle used by the armed forces
reconnaissance plane - a military airplane used to gain information about an enemy
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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Myanmar's largest airport was forced to close temporarily after a military plane skidded off the runway, forcing inbound international flights to be diverted, an official at the civil aviation department said on Thursday.
RIGA, Aug 7 (LETA) - NATO jets policing Baltic airspace on Wednesday detected a Russian An-26 military plane flying over the Baltic Sea near Latvia's territorial waters, LETA was told at the Latvian National Armed Forces (NAF).
A Military plane went down in a populated area in the outskirts of Rawalpindi Tuesday Morning, as a result 5 crew members including 2 Pilots and 14 civilians martyred.
Amman, July 30 (Petra)-- Seventeen people were killed after a small military plane crashed into a residential area in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi, an official source said.
According to the preliminary version, as a result of the crash, the military plane fell into the Caspian Sea.
SOUTH KOREAN air force jets fired 360 rounds of warning shots after a Russian military plane briefly violated South Korea's airspace twice, Seoul officials have said.
It was the first time a foreign military plane has violated South Korean airspace since the end of the 1950-53 Korean War.
Summary: Izmir [Turkey], Oct 13 (ANI): Few hours after a Turkish court released Andrew Brunson in connection to a coup d'etat case, the American pastor has headed back to his home country via Germany in a United States military plane.
The incident was the second of its kind in few days after a military plane crashed in Nyala airport, South Darfur State injuring 15 people on board.
BAGHDAD / NINA / - 17 people were killed by the crash of an Ethiopian military plane east of the country.
The resolution cited in particular the June 8 and June 24 landing of Chinese military plane at the Davao International Airport supposedly for refueling.
Nato said the military plane also flew in two doctors to Itbayat.

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