parawing


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parawing

(ˈpærəˌwɪŋ)
n
a wing-like parachute that can be steered
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A rocket-launched decoy employing a multimode I/J-band jammer and suspended beneath a parawing, the Mk 251 jammer is pre-programmed before launch.
Researchers explored such concepts as the parawing, for landing after a visit into space; lifting bodies; and the lunar-lander training vehicle.
3986; DASS air Externally mounted Defensive Aids Sub System for Eurofighter, fully integrated suite includes RWR, MWS, CMDS, and towed decoys SIREN ship Point defense, rocket- taunched decoy jammer; Uses standard chaff launchers and descends via parawing Sky Shadow air Pod-mounted jammer on Tomado IDS; in service with RAF, Royal Saudl AF ZEUS air Internally mounted fully integrated suite includes RWR, MWS, and CMDS; used on RAF Harrier only Condor Systems, Inc.