multiple reentry vehicle


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multiple reentry vehicle

The reentry vehicle of a delivery system that places more than one reentry vehicle over an individual target. See also maneuverable reentry vehicle; multiple independently targetable reentry vehicle; reentry vehicle.
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The missile can carry different types of 'Blast' and 'MRV' (Multiple Reentry Vehicle) payloads to destroy a range of targets.
"We are working on increasing our missiles' precision and want to make them impenetrable to electronic warfare and interception, " adding that long-range ballistic missiles with multiple reentry vehicle payloads have been domestically produced, saying, "we are after turning our ground-based missiles into air-launched missiles."
President Rohani said that apart from Iran only the major world powers have such Multiple Reentry Vehicle (MRV) weapons.
A Multiple Reentry Vehicle (MRV) is a ballistic missile warhead that deploys multiple bombs against a single target.
The Iranian Defense Ministry announced on Mondaythat it has successfully tested two new missiles, including a laser-guided surface-to-surface and air-to-surface missile and a new generation of long-range ballistic missiles carrying Multiple Reentry Vehicle payloads, Fars News reported.
The ministry said it has successfully tested a new generation of long-range ballistic missiles with Multiple Reentry Vehicle payloads and a laser-guided air-to-surface and surface-to-surface missile named Bina.
A Multiple Reentry Vehicle payload for a ballistic missile deploys multiple warheads in a pattern against a single target.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force has equipped its short-range Zelzal missiles with newly developed Multiple Reentry Vehicle (MRV) payloads, a military hi-tech owned only by a handful of the world states.
Mid February, Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) successfully test-fired two domestically made ballistic missiles, one was a laser-guided air-to-surface and surface-to-surface missile, but the second one was much more important as it can carry a Multiple Reentry Vehicle (MRV) payload.
Last week, Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps successfully test-fired two domestically made ballistic missiles, one was a laser-guided air-to-surface and surface-to-surface missile, but the second one was much more important as it can carry a Multiple Reentry Vehicle (MRV) payload.
"So this issue will need to be addressed during the comprehensive discussions." She made the statements after the Iranian Defense Ministry announced on Monday that it has successfully tested two new missiles, including a laser-guided surface-to-surface and air-to-surface missile and a new generation of long-range ballistic missiles carrying Multiple Reentry Vehicle payloads.
Responding with multi-warhead interceptors like the multi-object kill vehicle could lead nations to deploy multiple reentry vehicles, which have major arms control implications, he added.

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