rocket base

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Noun1.rocket base - a military base for rocket missiles
base, base of operations - installation from which a military force initiates operations; "the attack wiped out our forward bases"
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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, a homemade Katyusha rocket base, 3 iPad and 7 different mobile devices, 10 detonators, a damaged AK gun, a radio transmitter, 70 pieces of adhesive tape, a travel mattress, a 800-meter-long copper cord, 200 electric lighters and other materials, the material seized has been treated .
IT was a little boy living in Thumba, near Thiruvananthapuram, which houses India's rocket base who told me he'd seen most members of the ruling party climbing into a Time Machine, which had taken them back in time.
Lebanon is already a well-established Iranian rocket base, filled to the brim with 120,000 rockets embedded in 200 Shi'a Lebanese villages.
It will be a new lookout tower on Devinska Kobyla hill, on the premises of a former military rocket base above Bratislava.
Contrasts such as a rocket base at Samara added to the sense of adventure.
In On Her Majesty's Secret Service, where was Blofeld's secret rocket base? 16.
The DPRK recently erected a 67-meter-long launch tower for long- range rockets, taller than the previous 50-meter pad, at a Tongchang-ri rocket base in the northwest DPRK.
Saudi-led airstrikes on a rocket base in Sanaa Monday killed 90 people and wounded 300, a local official was quoted as telling the Saba news agency.
Saudi-led air strikes on a rocket base in Sanaa on Monday killed 90 people and wounded 300, a local official was quoted as telling Saba.
On the rocket, outline quilt the white patch at the top, quilt a squiggly line on the blue patch and a zigzag line on the white patch at the rocket base. Quilt a small meander in the star blocks.
And beneath my feet, beneath this 72 metres wide, five-and-a-half metres thick, 55,000 tonne armoured slab, is Hitler's secret V2 rocket base.