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Anti-aircraft warfare or counter-air defence is defined by NATO as "all measures designed to nullify or reduce the effectiveness of hostile air action."AAP-6 They include ground-and air-based weapon systems, associated sensor systems, command and control arrangements and passive measures (e.g. barrage balloons).
Florești (Szászfenes; Deutsch Branndorf) is a commune in Cluj County, Romania.
Medgidia (or; historical Turkish names: Karasu or Carasu, Mecidiye or Megidie) is a city in Constanța County, Dobruja, south-eastern Romania.
The Raytheon MIM-23 Hawk is an American medium-range surface-to-air missile.
Râmnicu Sărat (also spelled Rîmnicu Sărat,, Rümnick or Rebnick; Remnik) is a city in Buzău County, Romania, in the historical region of Muntenia.
Romania (România) is a sovereign state located at the crossroads of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe.
The Land Forces, Air Force and Naval Forces of Romania are collectively known as the Romanian Armed Forces (Forțele Armate Române or Armata Română).
The Romanian Land Forces (Forțele Terestre Române) is the army of Romania, and the main component of the Romanian Armed Forces.
The S-75 (Russian: С-75; NATO reporting name SA-2 Guideline) is a Soviet-designed, high-altitude air defence system, built around a surface-to-air missile with command guidance.
A surface-to-air missile (SAM, pronunced), or ground-to-air missile (GTAM, pronounced), is a missile designed to be launched from the ground to destroy aircraft or other missiles.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
The 1st Infantry Division Dacica was one of the major units of the Romanian Land Forces, with its headquarters located in Bucharest.
The 50th Anti-aircraft Missiles Regiment "Andrei Mureşianu" (Regimentul 50 Rachete Antiaeriene) is an air defense regiment of the Romanian Land Forces.
The 53rd Anti-aircraft Missiles Regiment "Trophaeum Traiani" (Regimentul 53 Rachete Antiaeriene) is an air defense regiment of the Romanian Land Forces.