Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

Cruise missile

Index Cruise missile

A cruise missile is a guided missile used against terrestrial targets that remains in the atmosphere and flies the major portion of its flight path at approximately constant speed. [1]

764 relations: A.M. Isayev Chemical Engineering Design Bureau, Abdul Kalam Island, Abdurahman Khadr, About Face (album), Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation, Act of War: Direct Action, ADM-160 MALD, ADM-20 Quail, Advanced Airborne Sensor, ADX Florence, Aerial torpedo, Aerial warfare, Affordable Weapon System, AGM-129 ACM, AGM-136 Tacit Rainbow, AGM-137 TSSAM, AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapon, AGM-158C LRASM, AGM-28 Hound Dog, AGM-84E Standoff Land Attack Missile, AGM-84H/K SLAM-ER, AGM-86 ALCM, AIM-120 AMRAAM, AIM-9 Sidewinder, Air Force Research Laboratory, Air warfare of World War II, Air-launched cruise missile, Air-to-air missile, Air-to-surface missile, Airbreathing jet engine, Aircraft engine starting, Airstrike, AIST (missile), Al Farouq training camp, Al-Qaeda, Al-Samoud 2, Al-Shifa pharmaceutical factory, Aleppo offensive (November–December 2016), Alfa-class submarine, Alliance 90/The Greens, Always Look on the Bright Side of Life, Amalgam Virgo, Amr Hamed, AN/MPQ-64 Sentinel, AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar, AN/TWQ-1 Avenger, Andrés Bonifacio-class frigate, Ann Hansen, Anti-nuclear movement in the United Kingdom, Anti-nuclear protests, ..., Anti-ship ballistic missile, Anti-ship missile, Apache (missile), Armament of the Iowa-class battleship, Arsenal ship, Arthur Summerfield, Artillery battery, ASRAD-R, ATLS-9701, Automatic target recognition, Autonomous robot, AV-TM 300, AVIC UAVs, B28 nuclear bomb, B61 Family, B61 nuclear bomb, Babur (cruise missile), Ballistic missile, Ballistic missile submarine, Ballistics, Baltimore-class cruiser, Barracuda 945, Battle of Baghdad (2003), Bede BD-5, Bereznyak-Isayev BI-1, Bernard Shaw (journalist), Bertie Lewis, BGM-109G Ground Launched Cruise Missile, Bill Blaikie, BMP-3, Boden Fortress, Boeing 747, Boeing B-29 Superfortress variants, Boeing B-47 Stratojet, Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Boeing EC-135, Bomb, Bomb-making instructions on the internet, Bombing of Iraq (1998), Bombing of Kandahar (2001), Boost-glide, Borei-class submarine, Boris Rauschenbach, BrahMos, BrahMos Aerospace, BrahMos-II, BRP Andrés Bonifacio (PF-7), BRP Diego Silang (PF-9), BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10), BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF-8), Bruce Simpson (blogger), Buk missile system, Bulgarian Fire (cruise missile), Burya, Buyan-class corvette, C-802, C-Star, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, Canada and weapons of mass destruction, Canada in the Cold War, Canadian hardcore punk, Cannon, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 21, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 22, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 9, Carrier battle group, Carrier strike group, Carswell Air Force Base, Casualty prediction, Changfeng (missile), China, China and weapons of mass destruction, CJ-10 (missile), Convair B-58 Hustler, Cruise, Cruise missile, Cruise missile submarine, CX-1 Missile Systems, Daegu-class frigate, DARPA Falcon Project, Dassault Mirage 2000, Dassault Mirage 5, Dassault Rafale, David Penhaligon, David's Sling, Dead Hand, Defence Equipment and Support, Delilah (missile), Destroyer, Destroyer leader, Dimitrios Roussopoulos, Dionel M. Aviles, Direct action, Directed-energy weapon, Dmitry Shparo, Dobley airstrike, Dolphin-class submarine, Domestic terrorism, Donald Rumsfeld, Duck and Cover (German band), Echo-class submarine, Edwards Air Force Base, EKR (missile), Electro-Magnetic Laboratory Rail Gun, Electromagnetic pulse, Ethiopian Navy, Eugene Vielle, F/A-18 Interceptor, F29 Retaliator, Fairchild J83, Fast Attack Boats, Fedden Mission, FIM-92 Stinger, Finnair Flight 915, First 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency, First Flights with Neil Armstrong, Fischer-Z, Flux switching alternator, Flying bomb, Foreign policy of Vladimir Putin, Foster-Miller, Foxjet ST600, Freedom-class littoral combat ship, FREMM multipurpose frigate, French frigate Aquitaine, Frigate, Fritz Gosslau, Front Line First, Future of the Indian Air Force, George H. W. Bush, George Washington-class submarine, German military technology during World War II, Ghost rockets, Giuseppe Fava, Giz Watson, Global Positioning System, Glossary of German military terms, Glossary of robotics, Gossberg (Hunsrück), Grayback-class submarine, Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp, Grid fin, Grumman F-14 Tomcat, Guided bomb, Guided missiles of India, Guizhou Soar Dragon, Gulf War, Gulf War air campaign, HAL Tejas, Harold Brown (Secretary of Defense), Hasselbach, Rhein-Hunsrück, Heatseeker (song), Heavy bomber, Helen Clark, Hellenic Air Force, Hendrik Wade Bode, Hewitt-Sperry Automatic Airplane, High Virgo, High-Altitude Long Endurance, History of Afghanistan, History of Afghanistan (1992–present), History of assassination, History of cannon, History of general-purpose CPUs, History of submarines, History of the Royal Navy, History of the United States Navy, History of unmanned aerial vehicles, History of Yemen, HMS Spartan (S105), HMS Splendid (S106), HMS Talent (S92), Hollanditis, Hongniao, Hsiung Feng II, Hsiung Feng IIE, Hunsrück, Hunsrück Railway, Hurlburt Field, Hybrid warfare, Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle, Hyunmoo, Hyunmoo-3, Igor Spassky, Il Capo dei Capi, Index of robotics articles, India–Israel relations, Indian Armed Forces, Interceptor aircraft, Intermediate-range ballistic missile, International reactions to the Ghouta chemical attack, International response to Innocence of Muslims protests, Invasion, Invention in Canada, Iran and weapons of mass destruction, Israel and weapons of mass destruction, Israeli–Syrian military incidents during the Syrian Civil War, Jacob L. Shuford, Jacqueline Wheldon, JAG (season 7), James Lamond, Japan and weapons of mass destruction, Jet aircraft, Jet engine, Jet pack, JLENS, John William Vessey Jr., John Wodehouse, 4th Earl of Kimberley, Joint Deployable Analysis Team, Joop den Uyl, Joseph Metcalf III, Judith Merril, Juliett-class submarine, Junghans, Kadena Air Base, Kandahar, Kelt, Kettering Bug, Kh-20, Kh-35, Kh-59, Kh-80, Kh-90, Khartoum, Khartoum North, Kilo-class submarine, Konrad Zuse, Korean Air Lines Flight 007, Korean Vertical Launching System, Kosovo War, Kresta I-class cruiser, KSR-2, KSShch, Land mine, Land-attack missile, Laser Doppler velocimetry, Leidos, Lindis Percy, List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft (1955–59), List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft (2000–09), List of anti-ship missiles, List of Auction Hunters episodes, List of cruise missiles, List of equipment of the Indian Army, List of equipment of the United States Air Force, List of equipment of the United States Navy, List of frigates of India, List of German guided weapons of World War II, List of German inventions and discoveries, List of ICBMs, List of Intel microprocessors, List of Israeli inventions and discoveries, List of James Bond films, List of military electronics of the United States, List of military equipment manufactured in Iran, List of military equipment manufactured in Pakistan, List of missiles, List of missiles by country, List of missiles of the RAF, List of modern weapons of the Turkish Air Force, List of shipwrecks in 1952, List of siege artillery, List of Simoun episodes, List of Sturgeon-class submarines, List of USAF Strategic Missile Wings assigned to Strategic Air Command, List of wars involving the United States, Litton Industries bombing, Lockheed AQM-60 Kingfisher, Lockheed D-21, Lockheed DC-130, Lockheed Have Blue, Lockheed Senior Prom, Loitering munition, Long Range Stand Off Weapon, Lorne Green, Los Angeles-class submarine, Low Cost Autonomous Attack System, Low Cost Miniature Cruise Missile, Lun-class ekranoplan, M3R, M982 Excalibur, Malcolm Rifkind, Mansoor Ijaz, Marquardt Corporation, Massive retaliation, Matla-ul-fajr, McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet, Medium Extended Air Defense System, Medium-range ballistic missile, Megastructures, Melvin Laird, Mesbah 1, Meteor (missile), MGM-1 Matador, MGM-13 Mace, Michael Heseltine, Michael J. Smith (astronaut), Microturbo TRI 40, Mike Enoch, Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19, Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23, Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9, Militant activity of Osama bin Laden, Militarisation of space, Military equipment of Israel, Military history, Military of the Falkland Islands, Military on Gotland, MIM-104 Patriot, Miniature UAV, Minot Air Force Base, Missile, Missile defense, Missile Gap, Missile guidance, Mitrokhin Archive, MKB Raduga, Mobile robot, Mstislav Keldysh, MV Arctic Sea, Myasishchev M-4, Nampo-class corvette, National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology, NATO, NATO bombing of Yugoslavia, Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Naval Strike Missile, Naval warfare, Neptune (cruise missile), Never Say Never Again, Newbury, Berkshire, Nirbhay, Noor (missile), North American Aviation, North American X-10, Northrop Corporation, Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit, November 1981, NPO Novator, NRIST II-series UAV, NRIST S-200 series UAV, NRIST UAV, NSRDC BQM-108, Nuclear football, Nuclear thermal rocket, Nuclear torpedo, Nuclear warfare, Nuclear weapons and Israel, Nuclear weapons delivery, Nuclear weapons in popular culture, Nuclear weapons of the United States, Nuclear-free zone, Occupation (protest), October 22 Scud missile attack, Ohio-class submarine, Okkupert, Omar al-Bashir, Operation Bodenplatte, Operation Dismantle v R, Operation Ellamy, Operation Infinite Reach, Operation Odyssey Dawn, Operation Steinbock, Oscar-class submarine, Outline of robotics, P-270 Moskit, P-500 Bazalt, P-700 Granit, P-800 Oniks, PAAMS, Pacific Missile Range Facility, Paddy Ashdown, Pakistan and weapons of mass destruction, Pakistan Armed Forces, Pakistani missile research and development program, Panavia Tornado, Patrick M. Hughes, Paul Cappon, Peace camp, Peggy Seeger, People's Liberation Army Navy, People's Liberation Army Navy Surface Force, People's Liberation Army Rocket Force, Peter Cooper Hewitt, PGM-19 Jupiter, Philip Pedley, Piggies, Pink World, Pio La Torre, Political history of the United Kingdom (1945–present), Political status of Taiwan, POSSE project, Precision bombing, Precision-guided munition, Premiership of Margaret Thatcher, Presidency of Ronald Reagan, Project 75I-class submarine, Project Pluto, Prompt Global Strike, Pulsejet, Q-guidance, Qader (missile), Qasim al-Raymi, R-77, Raad (anti-ship missile), RAE Larynx, RAF Daws Hill, Rainer Rupp, Ranged weapon, RATTLRS, RBS 23, RD-214, Red Storm Rising, Republic of China Army, Republic-Ford JB-2, Richard Perle, RIM-113, RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile, RIM-7 Sea Sparrow, Robert E. Finnigan, Robotics, Rocketdyne H-1, Rockwell B-1 Lancer, Roland Boyes, Rolls-Royce Soar, Royal Navy Submarine Service, Royal Netherlands Army Artillery, RSS-40 Buran, RTV-A-2 Hiroc, Rudolf E. Kálmán, Russia and weapons of mass destruction, Russia–NATO relations, Russia–United States relations, Russian military intervention in the Syrian Civil War, Russian submarine Severodvinsk, Ruud Lubbers, Ryan Model 147, S-125 Neva/Pechora, S-300 missile system, S-300VM missile system, S-class destroyer (1917), Saab 32 Lansen, Saab 37 Viggen, Saif al-Adel, Samantha Smith, Sarah Tisdall, Schlesinger Doctrine, Sea denial, Seawolf-class submarine, Section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Security of person, Sergei Khrushchev, Sergei Korolev, Severomorsk Disaster, Ship, Ship Self-Defense System, Shock and awe, Short-range ballistic missile, Sid Rawle, Silbervogel, Skyguard (area defense system), SM-62 Snark, SM-64 Navaho, SOM (missile), Soumar (missile), South Korea Ballistic Missile Range Guidelines, Soviet submarine K-43, Soviet submarine K-64, Special Relationship, Squamish Five, SS-N-3 Shaddock, SSM-700K Haeseong, SSM-A-5 Boojum, SSM-N-2 Triton, SSM-N-8 Regulus, SSM-N-9 Regulus II, SSN (hull classification symbol), Standoff missile, Stapleton, Staten Island, State-sponsored terrorism, Stealth aircraft, Steve Ashley, STRAT-X, Strategic Air Command, Strategic Arms Limitation Talks, Strategic bomber, Strategic Defense Initiative, Strategic Missile Troops, Strategy of Technology, Subhumans (Canadian band), Submarine, Submarine-launched cruise missile, Submarine-launched missile, Submarines in the United States Navy, Suhail Akbar, Sukhoi Su-30MKI, Sukhoi Su-34, Sukhoi Su-35, SUM-N-2 Grebe, Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses, Surface-to-air missile, Surface-to-surface missile, Surgical strike, Surobi District (Kabul), Swiftsure-class submarine, Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow, T. V. Smith, Tactical Air Command, TAI Şimşek, TÜBİTAK Defense Industries Research and Development Institute, Technology during World War II, Technology in Star Wars, Teledyne CAE F106, TERCOM, Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, TERPROM, Terrorism in Canada, Terrorism in Yemen, The Detached Mission, The Domination, The Grand Design (Yes, Prime Minister), The Guardian, The High and the Mighty (film), The Path to 9/11, The War of the Worlds (1953 film), Ticonderoga-class cruiser, Tide-Line Blue, Tigerfish (torpedo), Timeline of jet power, Timeline of the 2003 invasion of Iraq, Timeline of the 2011 Libyan Civil War and military intervention (16 August – 23 October), Timeline of the Syrian Civil War (May–December 2013), Tomahawk (missile), Tor missile system, Torpedo tube, Toshio Tamogami, Track-via-missile, Tumansky R-15, Tupolev Tu-121, Tupolev Tu-123, Tupolev Tu-126, Tupolev Tu-144, Tupolev Tu-16, Tupolev Tu-160, Tupolev Tu-22M, Tupolev Tu-95, Turbojet, Twilight's Last Gleaming (novel), Type 03 Chū-SAM, Type 035 submarine, Type 039 submarine, Type 052C destroyer, Type 052D destroyer, Type 054 frigate, Type 45 destroyer, Typhoon-class submarine, U.S. nuclear weapons in Japan, UB.109T, UGM-27 Polaris, UGM-89 Perseus, Unidentified flying object, Unison Industries, United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540, United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973, United States and weapons of mass destruction, United States Army air defense, United States invasion of Grenada, United States Navy, United States Navy 1975 ship reclassification, United States Navy ships, United States presidential election, 2004 timeline, USS Absecon (AVP-23), USS Archerfish (SSN-678), USS Asheville (SSN-758), USS Barb (SSN-596), USS Baton Rouge (SSN-689), USS Bering Strait (AVP-34), USS Carpenter (DD-825), USS Castle Rock (AVP-35), USS Chincoteague (AVP-24), USS Curtis Wilbur, USS Cusk (SS-348), USS Decatur (DD-936), USS Deyo, USS Gato (SSN-615), USS Georgia (SSGN-729), USS Gridley (DLG-21), USS Growler (SSG-577), USS Hawaii (CB-3), USS John C. Stennis, USS John Paul Jones (DDG-53), USS Kentucky (BB-66), USS Key West (SSN-722), USS King County (LST-857), USS Leftwich, USS Long Beach (CGN-9), USS McKee (AS-41), USS Milius, USS North Dakota (SSN-784), USS San Antonio, USS San Jacinto (CG-56), USS Shiloh (CG-67), USS Triton (SSRN-586), USS Wachapreague (AGP-8), USS Whidbey Island (LSD-41), V-1 flying bomb, V-weapons, Valour-class frigate, Valveless pulsejet, Vertical launching system, VFA-11, Victor-class submarine, Vietnam People's Navy, Viking-class submarine, Vladimir Chelomey, Vladimir Pasechnik, W41, W46, W80 (nuclear warhead), Wake Island, Wan Chien, WBZY Northern Might, Whiskey-class submarine, Williams EJ22, Williams F107, Williams F112, Williams International, Williams V-Jet II, Woensdrecht, Wunderwaffe, Xian H-6, XSM-73 Goose, XSM-74, Ya-Ali (missile), Yasen-class submarine, Yemen, YJ-12, YJ-18, YJ-22, YJ-62, YJ-83, Yun Feng, Zafar (anti-ship missile), Zarb (missile), Zero Option, Zhawar, 17th Training Wing, 1944 in science, 1956 in aviation, 1959 in aviation, 1983, 1983 in Canada, 1983 in the United Kingdom, 1983 in the United States, 1984, 1987 in aviation, 1988 Black Sea bumping incident, 1995 CIA disinformation controversy, 1995 in aviation, 1996 cruise missile strikes on Iraq, 1996 in aviation, 1996 world oil market chronology, 1998 in the United States, 1998 United States embassy bombings, 1st Tactical Missile Squadron, 2001 in Afghanistan, 2003 in Iraq, 2007 in aviation, 2007 in Pakistan, 2007 United States Air Force nuclear weapons incident, 2012 Benghazi attack, 2014 in aviation, 2015 in aviation, 2016 in aviation, 2017 in aviation, 2017 Shayrat missile strike, 2018 missile strikes against Syria, 212 (missile), 24th Tactical Missile Squadron, 2d Bomb Wing, 2K22 Tunguska, 2T Stalker, 302d Tactical Missile Squadron, 306th Strategic Wing, 30th Tactical Missile Squadron, 320th Air Expeditionary Wing, 340th Flying Training Group, 373d Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group, 37th Air Army, 397th Bombardment Wing, 39th Air Base Wing, 3M-51 Alfa, 3M-54 Kalibr, 3M22 Zircon, 41 for Freedom, 410th Air Expeditionary Wing, 416th Air Expeditionary Wing, 449th Air Expeditionary Group, 450th Bombardment Wing, 454th Bombardment Wing, 456th Bombardment Wing, 484th Air Expeditionary Wing, 485th Air Expeditionary Wing, 488th Tactical Missile Wing, 53d Electronic Warfare Group, 6th Air and Air Defence Forces Army, 70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing, 76th Maintenance Wing, 7th Bomb Wing, 868th Tactical Missile Training Squadron, 87th Tactical Missile Squadron, 92d Air Refueling Squadron, 9K720 Iskander. Expand index (714 more) »

A.M. Isayev Chemical Engineering Design Bureau

The A.M. Isayev Chemical Engineering Design Bureau (Russian: Конструкторское бюро химического машиностроения имени A.M. Исаева), also known as KB KhimMash or just KBKhM, is a Russian rocket engine design and manufacturing company.

New!!: Cruise missile and A.M. Isayev Chemical Engineering Design Bureau · See more »

Abdul Kalam Island

Dr.

New!!: Cruise missile and Abdul Kalam Island · See more »

Abdurahman Khadr

Abdurahman Khadr (عبد الرحمن خضر,; born 1982) is a Canadian citizen who was held as an enemy combatant in extrajudicial detention in the United States Guantanamo Bay detainment camps, in Cuba, after being detained in 2002 in Afghanistan under suspicion of connections to Al-Qaeda.

New!!: Cruise missile and Abdurahman Khadr · See more »

About Face (album)

About Face is the second solo album by the English musician David Gilmour.

New!!: Cruise missile and About Face (album) · See more »

Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation

is the sixth installment of the Ace Combat franchise, developed by Project Aces and published by Namco Bandai Games exclusively for the Xbox 360.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation · See more »

Act of War: Direct Action

Act of War: Direct Action is a real-time strategy game developed by Eugen Systems and published by Atari, Inc.

New!!: Cruise missile and Act of War: Direct Action · See more »

ADM-160 MALD

The ADM-160 MALD (Miniature Air-Launched Decoy) is a decoy missile developed by the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and ADM-160 MALD · See more »

ADM-20 Quail

The McDonnell ADM-20 Quail was a subsonic, jet powered, air-launched decoy cruise missile built by McDonnell Aircraft Corporation.

New!!: Cruise missile and ADM-20 Quail · See more »

Advanced Airborne Sensor

The Advanced Airborne Sensor (AAS) is a multifunction radar installed on the P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Advanced Airborne Sensor · See more »

ADX Florence

The United States Penitentiary, Administrative Maximum Facility (ADX) is an American federal supermax prison for male inmates located in Fremont County, Colorado.

New!!: Cruise missile and ADX Florence · See more »

Aerial torpedo

An aerial torpedo, airborne torpedo or air-dropped torpedo is a naval weapon, a torpedo, that an aircraft—fixed-wing aircraft or helicopter—drops in the water, after which the weapon propels itself to the target.

New!!: Cruise missile and Aerial torpedo · See more »

Aerial warfare

Aerial warfare is the battlespace use of military aircraft and other flying machines in warfare.

New!!: Cruise missile and Aerial warfare · See more »

Affordable Weapon System

The Affordable Weapon System is a US Navy program to design and produce a low cost "off the shelf" cruise missile launchable from a self-contained unit mounted in a standard shipping container.

New!!: Cruise missile and Affordable Weapon System · See more »

AGM-129 ACM

The AGM-129 ACM (Advanced Cruise Missile) was a low-observable, subsonic, turbofan-powered, air-launched cruise missile originally designed and built by General Dynamics and eventually acquired by Raytheon Missile Systems.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-129 ACM · See more »

AGM-136 Tacit Rainbow

The AGM-136A Tacit Rainbow was a United States military anti-radiation missile program run from 1982 to 1991.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-136 Tacit Rainbow · See more »

AGM-137 TSSAM

The Northrop AGM-137 TSSAM (Tri-Service Standoff Attack Missile) was a standoff cruise missile developed for the U.S. military.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-137 TSSAM · See more »

AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapon

The AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) is the product of a joint venture between the United States Navy and Air Force to deploy a standardized medium range precision guided weapon, especially for engagement of defended targets from outside the range of standard anti-aircraft defenses, thereby increasing aircraft survivability and minimizing friendly losses.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapon · See more »

AGM-158C LRASM

The AGM-158C LRASM (Long Range Anti-Ship Missile) is a stealthy anti-ship cruise missile under development for the United States Air Force and United States Navy by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-158C LRASM · See more »

AGM-28 Hound Dog

The North American Aviation AGM-28 Hound Dog was a supersonic, turbojet-propelled, air-launched cruise missile developed in 1959 for the United States Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-28 Hound Dog · See more »

AGM-84E Standoff Land Attack Missile

No description.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-84E Standoff Land Attack Missile · See more »

AGM-84H/K SLAM-ER

The AGM-84H/K SLAM-ER (Standoff Land Attack Missile-Expanded Response) is a precision-guided, air-launched cruise missile produced by Boeing Defense, Space & Security for the United States Armed Forces and their allies.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-84H/K SLAM-ER · See more »

AGM-86 ALCM

The AGM-86 ALCM is an American subsonic air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) built by Boeing and operated by the United States Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and AGM-86 ALCM · See more »

AIM-120 AMRAAM

The AIM-120 Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile, or AMRAAM (pronounced "am-ram"), is a modern beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM) capable of all-weather day-and-night operations.

New!!: Cruise missile and AIM-120 AMRAAM · See more »

AIM-9 Sidewinder

The AIM-9 Sidewinder is a short-range air-to-air missile developed by the United States Navy at China Lake, California, in the 1950s, and subsequently adopted by the United States Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and AIM-9 Sidewinder · See more »

Air Force Research Laboratory

The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is a scientific research organization operated by the United States Air Force Materiel Command dedicated to leading the discovery, development, and integration of affordable aerospace warfighting technologies, planning and executing the Air Force science and technology program, and providing warfighting capabilities to United States air, space, and cyberspace forces.

New!!: Cruise missile and Air Force Research Laboratory · See more »

Air warfare of World War II

The air warfare of World War II was a major component in all theaters and, together with anti-aircraft warfare, consumed a large fraction of the industrial output of the major powers.

New!!: Cruise missile and Air warfare of World War II · See more »

Air-launched cruise missile

An air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) is a cruise missile that is launched from a military aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Air-launched cruise missile · See more »

Air-to-air missile

Python family of AAM for comparisons, Python-5 (displayed lower-front) and Shafrir-1 (upper-back) An air-to-air missile (AAM) is a missile fired from an aircraft for the purpose of destroying another aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Air-to-air missile · See more »

Air-to-surface missile

An air-to-surface missile (ASM) or air-to-ground missile (AGM or ATGM) is a missile designed to be launched from military aircraft at targets on land or sea.

New!!: Cruise missile and Air-to-surface missile · See more »

Airbreathing jet engine

An airbreathing jet engine (or ducted jet engine) is a jet engine propelled by a jet of hot exhaust gases formed from heated and expanded air that is drawn into the engine via a compressor, typically a centrifugal or axial type.

New!!: Cruise missile and Airbreathing jet engine · See more »

Aircraft engine starting

Many variations of aircraft engine starting have been used since the Wright brothers made their first powered flight in 1903.

New!!: Cruise missile and Aircraft engine starting · See more »

Airstrike

An airstrike or air strike is an offensive operation carried out by attack aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Airstrike · See more »

AIST (missile)

AIST cruise missile - latest development of the Belarusian State Military Industrial Committee.

New!!: Cruise missile and AIST (missile) · See more »

Al Farouq training camp

The Al Farouq training camp, also called Jihad Wel al-Farouq, was an alleged Al-Qaeda training camp near Kandahar, Afghanistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Al Farouq training camp · See more »

Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda (القاعدة,, translation: "The Base", "The Foundation" or "The Fundament" and alternatively spelled al-Qaida, al-Qæda and sometimes al-Qa'ida) is a militant Sunni Islamist multi-national organization founded in 1988.

New!!: Cruise missile and Al-Qaeda · See more »

Al-Samoud 2

Al-Samoud (الصمود, alternately Al-Samed, which means steadfastness in Arabic)Miller, David: Conflict Iraq: Weapons and tactics of US and Iraqi Forces. Zenith imprint, 2003, page 22.

New!!: Cruise missile and Al-Samoud 2 · See more »

Al-Shifa pharmaceutical factory

The Al-Shifa (الشفاء, Arabic for "healing") pharmaceutical factory in Khartoum North, Sudan, was constructed between 1992 and 1996 with components imported from Germany, India, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand and the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and Al-Shifa pharmaceutical factory · See more »

Aleppo offensive (November–December 2016)

The Aleppo offensive (November–December 2016), code named Operation Dawn of Victory by government forces, was a successful military offensive launched by the Syrian Armed Forces and allied groups against rebel-held districts in Aleppo.

New!!: Cruise missile and Aleppo offensive (November–December 2016) · See more »

Alfa-class submarine

The Soviet Union/Russian Navy Project 705 (Лира/Lira, "Lyre") was a class of hunter/killer nuclear-powered submarines.

New!!: Cruise missile and Alfa-class submarine · See more »

Alliance 90/The Greens

Alliance 90/The Greens, often simply Greens (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen or Grüne), is a green political party in Germany that was formed from the merger of the German Green Party (founded in West Germany in 1980 and merged with the East Greens in 1990) and Alliance 90 (founded during the Revolution of 1989–1990 in East Germany) in 1993.

New!!: Cruise missile and Alliance 90/The Greens · See more »

Always Look on the Bright Side of Life

"Always Look on the Bright Side of Life" is a comedy song written by Monty Python member Eric Idle that was first featured in the film Monty Python's Life of Brian and has gone on to become a common singalong at public events such as football matches as well as funerals.

New!!: Cruise missile and Always Look on the Bright Side of Life · See more »

Amalgam Virgo

Operation Amalgam Virgo is a CINCNORAD joint task counter-terrorist and field training exercise (FTX) carried out in Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida on early June 2001.

New!!: Cruise missile and Amalgam Virgo · See more »

Amr Hamed

Amr Mohamed Hamed (عمرو محمد حامد) (also Amer AhmedMichelle Shephard, "Guantanamo's Child", 2008.) was a Canadian who died in the American bombing of an Afghan training camp on August 20, 1998, as retaliation for the African embassy bombings.

New!!: Cruise missile and Amr Hamed · See more »

AN/MPQ-64 Sentinel

The AN/MPQ-64 Sentinel is a 3D radar used to alert and queue Short Range Air Defense (SHORAD) weapons to the locations of hostile targets approaching their front line forces.

New!!: Cruise missile and AN/MPQ-64 Sentinel · See more »

AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar

The AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar (G/ATOR) is the United States Marine Corps next generation Air Surveillance/Air Defense and Air Traffic Control (ATC) Radar.

New!!: Cruise missile and AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar · See more »

AN/TWQ-1 Avenger

The Avenger Air Defense System, designated AN/TWQ-1 under the Joint Electronics Type Designation System, is an American self-propelled surface-to-air missile system which provides mobile, short-range air defense protection for ground units against cruise missiles, unmanned aerial vehicles, low-flying fixed-wing aircraft, and helicopters.

New!!: Cruise missile and AN/TWQ-1 Avenger · See more »

Andrés Bonifacio-class frigate

The Andrés Bonifacio class is a ship class of four frigates that served with the Philippine Navy from 1976 to the mid-1990s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Andrés Bonifacio-class frigate · See more »

Ann Hansen

Ann Hansen is a Canadian anarchist and former member of Direct Action, a guerrilla organization famous for the 1982 bombing of a Litton Industries plant, which made components for American cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ann Hansen · See more »

Anti-nuclear movement in the United Kingdom

The anti-nuclear movement in the United Kingdom consists of groups who oppose nuclear technologies such as nuclear power and nuclear weapons.

New!!: Cruise missile and Anti-nuclear movement in the United Kingdom · See more »

Anti-nuclear protests

Anti-nuclear protests began on a small scale in the U.S. as early as 1946 in response to Operation Crossroads.

New!!: Cruise missile and Anti-nuclear protests · See more »

Anti-ship ballistic missile

An anti-ship ballistic missile (ASBM) is a military quasiballistic missile system designed to hit a warship at sea.

New!!: Cruise missile and Anti-ship ballistic missile · See more »

Anti-ship missile

Anti-ship missiles are guided missiles that are designed for use against ships and large boats.

New!!: Cruise missile and Anti-ship missile · See more »

Apache (missile)

The MBDA Apache, or Apache AP, is a French-developed air-launched anti-runway cruise missile, manufactured by European arms company MBDA.

New!!: Cruise missile and Apache (missile) · See more »

Armament of the Iowa-class battleship

The s were the most heavily armed gunships the United States Navy has ever put to sea due to the continual development of their onboard weaponry.

New!!: Cruise missile and Armament of the Iowa-class battleship · See more »

Arsenal ship

An arsenal ship was a concept for a floating missile platform intended to have as many as five hundred vertical launch bays for mid-sized missiles, most likely cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Arsenal ship · See more »

Arthur Summerfield

Arthur Ellsworth Summerfield (March 17, 1899April 26, 1972) was a U.S. political figure who served as the 54th Postmaster General of the United States from 1953 to 1961.

New!!: Cruise missile and Arthur Summerfield · See more »

Artillery battery

In military organizations, an artillery battery is a unit of artillery, mortars, rocket artillery, multiple rocket launchers, surface to surface missiles, ballistic missiles, cruise missiles etc, so grouped to facilitate better battlefield communication and command and control, as well as to provide dispersion for its constituent gunnery crews and their systems.

New!!: Cruise missile and Artillery battery · See more »

ASRAD-R

ASRAD-R (Advanced Short Range Air Defence System - RBS) is a vehicle-mounted short-range air defense system, designed by a joint German-Swedish effort between Rheinmetall and Saab Bofors Dynamics.

New!!: Cruise missile and ASRAD-R · See more »

ATLS-9701

ATLS-9701 is a small unnamed U.S. Navy active service auxiliary Aerial Target Launch Ship operated by the Pacific Targets and Marine Operations Division (PTMO), U.S. Department of the Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and ATLS-9701 · See more »

Automatic target recognition

Automatic target recognition (ATR) is the ability for an algorithm or device to recognize targets or other objects based on data obtained from sensors.

New!!: Cruise missile and Automatic target recognition · See more »

Autonomous robot

An autonomous robot is a robot that performs behaviors or tasks with a high degree of autonomy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Autonomous robot · See more »

AV-TM 300

The AV-TM 300 Tactical Missile") or MTC-300 (Míssil Tático de Cruzeiro) is a Brazilian cruise missile that is under development by Avibras for the Astros 2020 system. Nicknamed Matador ("killer"), it is projected to be a less expensive alternative to the American Tomahawk (missile). The missile is equipped with a central computer that combines a Ring laser gyroscope, connected to an active GPS navigation device that uninterruptedly supplies positioning information for course correction. Apparently there will be also be a naval version called X-300. The missile can use a single warhead of 200 kg of high explosive or cluster munition warhead with 64 submunitions for anti-personnel or anti-tank targets.

New!!: Cruise missile and AV-TM 300 · See more »

AVIC UAVs

AVIC UAVs are Chinese UAVs developed by Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), some of which has entered service with Chinese military.

New!!: Cruise missile and AVIC UAVs · See more »

B28 nuclear bomb

The B28, originally Mark 28, was a thermonuclear bomb carried by U.S. tactical fighter bombers, attack aircraft and bomber aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and B28 nuclear bomb · See more »

B61 Family

The B61 Family is a series of nuclear bombs and nuclear warheads based on the B61 nuclear bomb.

New!!: Cruise missile and B61 Family · See more »

B61 nuclear bomb

The B61 nuclear bomb is the primary thermonuclear gravity bomb in the United States Enduring Stockpile following the end of the Cold War.

New!!: Cruise missile and B61 nuclear bomb · See more »

Babur (cruise missile)

Babur (Urdu: بابر; named after the first Mughal Emperor Zahir-ud-Din Babur), also designated Hatf VII, is a short range turbojet powered subsonic cruise missile that can be launched from land or mobile underwater platforms.

New!!: Cruise missile and Babur (cruise missile) · See more »

Ballistic missile

A ballistic missile follows a ballistic trajectory to deliver one or more warheads on a predetermined target.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ballistic missile · See more »

Ballistic missile submarine

A ballistic missile submarine is a submarine capable of deploying submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs) with nuclear warheads.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ballistic missile submarine · See more »

Ballistics

Ballistics is the field of mechanics that deals with the launching, flight, behavior, and effects of projectiles, especially bullets, unguided bombs, rockets, or the like; the science or art of designing and accelerating projectiles so as to achieve a desired performance.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ballistics · See more »

Baltimore-class cruiser

The Baltimore-class cruiser was a large class of heavy cruisers in the United States Navy commissioned during or shortly after World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and Baltimore-class cruiser · See more »

Barracuda 945

Barracuda 945 is a naval thriller written in 2003 by Patrick Robinson.

New!!: Cruise missile and Barracuda 945 · See more »

Battle of Baghdad (2003)

The Battle of Baghdad, also known as the Fall of Baghdad, was a military invasion of Baghdad that took place in early April 2003, as part of the invasion of Iraq.

New!!: Cruise missile and Battle of Baghdad (2003) · See more »

Bede BD-5

The Bede BD-5 Micro is a series of small, single-seat homebuilt aircraft created in the late 1960s by US aircraft designer Jim Bede and introduced to the market primarily in kit form by the now-defunct Bede Aircraft Corporation in the early 1970s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bede BD-5 · See more »

Bereznyak-Isayev BI-1

The Bereznyak-Isayev BI-1 was a Soviet short-range interceptor developed during the Second World War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bereznyak-Isayev BI-1 · See more »

Bernard Shaw (journalist)

Bernard Shaw (born May 22, 1940) is a retired American journalist and former lead news anchor for CNN from 1980 until his retirement in March 2001.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bernard Shaw (journalist) · See more »

Bertie Lewis

Hubert "Bertie" Lewis (22 July 1920 – 21 December 2010) was a World War II RAF airman who went on to become a peace campaigner in the UK.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bertie Lewis · See more »

BGM-109G Ground Launched Cruise Missile

The Ground Launched Cruise Missile, or GLCM, (officially designated BGM-109G Gryphon) was a ground-launched cruise missile developed by the United States Air Force in the last decade of the Cold War and destroyed under the INF Treaty.

New!!: Cruise missile and BGM-109G Ground Launched Cruise Missile · See more »

Bill Blaikie

William Alexander "Bill" Blaikie, (born June 19, 1951) is a retired Canadian politician.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bill Blaikie · See more »

BMP-3

The BMP-3 is a Soviet infantry fighting vehicle, successor to the BMP-1 and BMP-2.

New!!: Cruise missile and BMP-3 · See more »

Boden Fortress

Boden Fortress (Bodens fästning) is a modern fortress consisting of several major and minor forts and fortifications surrounding the city of Boden, Norrbotten, in northern Sweden.

New!!: Cruise missile and Boden Fortress · See more »

Boeing 747

The Boeing 747 is an American wide-body commercial jet airliner and cargo aircraft, often referred to by its original nickname, "Jumbo Jet".

New!!: Cruise missile and Boeing 747 · See more »

Boeing B-29 Superfortress variants

The Boeing B-29 Superfortress was produced in a large number of experimental and production models.

New!!: Cruise missile and Boeing B-29 Superfortress variants · See more »

Boeing B-47 Stratojet

The Boeing B-47 Stratojet (company Model 450) is an American long range, six-engine, turbojet-powered strategic bomber designed to fly at high subsonic speed and at high altitude to avoid enemy interceptor aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Boeing B-47 Stratojet · See more »

Boeing Defense, Space & Security

Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) is a division (business unit) of The Boeing Company.

New!!: Cruise missile and Boeing Defense, Space & Security · See more »

Boeing EC-135

The Boeing EC-135 was a command and control version of the Boeing C-135 Stratolifter.

New!!: Cruise missile and Boeing EC-135 · See more »

Bomb

A bomb is an explosive weapon that uses the exothermic reaction of an explosive material to provide an extremely sudden and violent release of energy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bomb · See more »

Bomb-making instructions on the internet

The availability of bomb-making instruction on the Internet has been a cause célèbre amongst lawmakers and politicians anxious to curb the Internet frontier by censoring certain types of information deemed "dangerous" which is available online.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bomb-making instructions on the internet · See more »

Bombing of Iraq (1998)

The December 1998 bombing of Iraq (code-named Operation Desert Fox) was a major four-day bombing campaign on Iraqi targets from 16 December 1998, to 19 December 1998, by the United States and United Kingdom.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bombing of Iraq (1998) · See more »

Bombing of Kandahar (2001)

The 2001 Bombing of Kandahar was a series of military operations conducted in and around Kandahar, Afghanistan, during October 2001, as part of the start of the United States' military operations in Afghanistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bombing of Kandahar (2001) · See more »

Boost-glide

Boost-glide trajectories are a class of spacecraft guidance and reentry trajectories that extend the range of suborbital spaceplanes and reentry vehicles by employing aerodynamic lift in the high upper atmosphere.

New!!: Cruise missile and Boost-glide · See more »

Borei-class submarine

Project 955 or Borei alternate transliteration Borey (Борей; NATO Reporting Name: Dolgorukiy class, after the name of the lead vessel) is a class of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine produced by Russia and operated by the Russian Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Borei-class submarine · See more »

Boris Rauschenbach

Boris Viktorovich Rauschenbach (Russian language: Борис Викторович Раушенбах) (18 January 1915, Petrograd – 27 March 2001, Moscow) was a preeminent Soviet physicist and rocket engineer, who developed the theory and instruments for interplanetary flight control and navigation in 1955-1960s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Boris Rauschenbach · See more »

BrahMos

The BrahMos (designated PJ-10).

New!!: Cruise missile and BrahMos · See more »

BrahMos Aerospace

The BrahMos Aerospace Limited is a joint venture between the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) of India and the Federal State Unitary Enterprise NPO Mashinostroyenia (NPOM) of Russia under BrahMos Aerospace.

New!!: Cruise missile and BrahMos Aerospace · See more »

BrahMos-II

BrahMos-II or BrahMos-2 or BrahMos Mark II (note: not to be confused with BrahMos block-2) is a hypersonic cruise missile currently under joint development by Russia's NPO Mashinostroeyenia and India's Defence Research and Development Organisation, which have together formed BrahMos Aerospace Private Limited.

New!!: Cruise missile and BrahMos-II · See more »

BRP Andrés Bonifacio (PF-7)

BRP Andrés Bonifacio (PF-7) was a Philippine Navy frigate in commission from 1976 to 1985.

New!!: Cruise missile and BRP Andrés Bonifacio (PF-7) · See more »

BRP Diego Silang (PF-9)

BRP Diego Silang (PF-9) was an of the Philippine Navy in commission from 1976 to 1990.

New!!: Cruise missile and BRP Diego Silang (PF-9) · See more »

BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10)

The BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10) was an of the Philippine Navy that served from 1979 to 1985.

New!!: Cruise missile and BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10) · See more »

BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF-8)

The BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF-8) was an of the Philippine Navy in commission from 1977 to 1990.

New!!: Cruise missile and BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF-8) · See more »

Bruce Simpson (blogger)

Bruce Simpson is an internet celebrity and activist from New Zealand best known for his long running blog, YouTube channels and his 2003 attempt to build a missile with parts ordered from internet retailers.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bruce Simpson (blogger) · See more »

Buk missile system

The Buk missile system ("Бук"; “beech” (tree)) is a family of self-propelled, medium-range surface-to-air missile systems developed by the Soviet Union and its successor state, the Russian Federation, and designed to counter cruise missiles, smart bombs, fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft, and unmanned aerial vehicles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Buk missile system · See more »

Bulgarian Fire (cruise missile)

The Bulgarian Fire is a cruise missile developed in Bulgaria.

New!!: Cruise missile and Bulgarian Fire (cruise missile) · See more »

Burya

The Burya ("Storm" in Russian; Буря) was a supersonic, intercontinental cruise missile, developed by the Lavochkin design bureau under designation La-350 from 1954 until the program cancellation in February 1960.

New!!: Cruise missile and Burya · See more »

Buyan-class corvette

The Buyan-class corvette was designed by Zelenodolsk Design and designated Project 21630 by the Russian Government.

New!!: Cruise missile and Buyan-class corvette · See more »

C-802

The C-802 is the export upgraded version of the Chinese anti-ship missile YJ-8 (NATO reporting name: CSS-N-8 Saccade), first unveiled in 1989 by the China Haiying Electro-Mechanical Technology Academy (CHETA), also known as the Third Academy.

New!!: Cruise missile and C-802 · See more »

C-Star

The C-Star (SSM-700K), is a sea-skimming surface-to-surface anti-ship missile designed by the South Korean Agency for Defense Development.

New!!: Cruise missile and C-Star · See more »

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (stylized as Call of Duty: MW3) is a first-person shooter video game, developed by Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games, with assistance from Raven Software, and published by Activision.

New!!: Cruise missile and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 · See more »

Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament

The Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) is an organisation that advocates unilateral nuclear disarmament by the United Kingdom, international nuclear disarmament and tighter international arms regulation through agreements such as the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.

New!!: Cruise missile and Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · See more »

Canada and weapons of mass destruction

Canada has not officially maintained and possessed weapons of mass destruction since 1984 and, as of 1998, has signed treaties repudiating possession of them.

New!!: Cruise missile and Canada and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

Canada in the Cold War

During the Cold War, Canada was one of the western powers playing a central role in the major alliances.

New!!: Cruise missile and Canada in the Cold War · See more »

Canadian hardcore punk

Canadian hardcore punk originated in the early 1980s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Canadian hardcore punk · See more »

Cannon

A cannon (plural: cannon or cannons) is a type of gun classified as artillery that launches a projectile using propellant.

New!!: Cruise missile and Cannon · See more »

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 21

Launch Complex 21 (LC-21) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida is a launch complex that was used for horizontal launches of cruise missiles between 1958 and 1963.

New!!: Cruise missile and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 21 · See more »

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 22

Launch Complex 22 (LC-22) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida is a launch complex that was used for horizontal launches of cruise missiles between 1957 and 1960.

New!!: Cruise missile and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 22 · See more »

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 9

Launch Complex 9 (LC-9) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station is a launch pad on Cape Canaveral in Florida.

New!!: Cruise missile and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 9 · See more »

Carrier battle group

A carrier battle group (CVBG) consists of an aircraft carrier (designated CV) and its large number of escorts, together defining the group.

New!!: Cruise missile and Carrier battle group · See more »

Carrier strike group

A carrier strike group (CSG) is an operational formation of the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Carrier strike group · See more »

Carswell Air Force Base

Carswell Air Force Base is a former United States Air Force (USAF) base, located northwest of Fort Worth, Texas.

New!!: Cruise missile and Carswell Air Force Base · See more »

Casualty prediction

Casualty prediction is the science of predicting the number of deaths or injuries that may result from an epidemic, natural disaster or act of war such as the explosion of a nuclear weapon, chemical weapon or biological weapon.

New!!: Cruise missile and Casualty prediction · See more »

Changfeng (missile)

No description.

New!!: Cruise missile and Changfeng (missile) · See more »

China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

New!!: Cruise missile and China · See more »

China and weapons of mass destruction

The People's Republic of China has developed and possesses weapons of mass destruction, including chemical and nuclear weapons.

New!!: Cruise missile and China and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

CJ-10 (missile)

The CJ-10 is a second-generationGormley et.

New!!: Cruise missile and CJ-10 (missile) · See more »

Convair B-58 Hustler

The Convair B-58 Hustler was the first operational jet bomber capable of Mach 2 flight.

New!!: Cruise missile and Convair B-58 Hustler · See more »

Cruise

Cruise or Cruises may pertain to.

New!!: Cruise missile and Cruise · See more »

Cruise missile

A cruise missile is a guided missile used against terrestrial targets that remains in the atmosphere and flies the major portion of its flight path at approximately constant speed.

New!!: Cruise missile and Cruise missile · See more »

Cruise missile submarine

A cruise missile submarine is a submarine that launches cruise missiles (SLCMs) as its primary armament.

New!!: Cruise missile and Cruise missile submarine · See more »

CX-1 Missile Systems

The Chaoxun-1 (CX-1) is a Chinese-built supersonic anti-ship missile and cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and CX-1 Missile Systems · See more »

Daegu-class frigate

The Daegu-class frigates (Hangul: 대구급 호위함, Hanja: 大邱級護衛艦) are defence frigates of the Republic of Korea Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Daegu-class frigate · See more »

DARPA Falcon Project

The DARPA Falcon Project (Force Application and Launch from CONtinental United States) is a two-part joint project between the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the United States Air Force (USAF) and is part of Prompt Global Strike.

New!!: Cruise missile and DARPA Falcon Project · See more »

Dassault Mirage 2000

The Dassault Mirage 2000 is a French multirole, single-engine fourth-generation jet fighter manufactured by Dassault Aviation.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dassault Mirage 2000 · See more »

Dassault Mirage 5

The Dassault Mirage 5 is a supersonic attack aircraft designed in France by Dassault Aviation during the 1960s and manufactured in France and a number of other countries.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dassault Mirage 5 · See more »

Dassault Rafale

The Dassault Rafale (literally meaning "gust of wind", and "burst of fire" in a more military sense) is a French twin-engine, canard delta wing, multirole fighter aircraft designed and built by Dassault Aviation.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dassault Rafale · See more »

David Penhaligon

David Charles Penhaligon (6 June 1944 – 22 December 1986) was a British politician from Cornwall who was Liberal Member of Parliament for the constituency of Truro from 1974–86.

New!!: Cruise missile and David Penhaligon · See more »

David's Sling

David's Sling (Kelah Da'vid), also formerly known as Magic Wand (Sharvit Ksamim), is an Israel Defense Forces military system being jointly developed by the Israeli defense contractor Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and the American defense contractor Raytheon, designed to intercept enemy planes, drones, tactical ballistic missiles, medium- to long-range rockets and cruise missiles, fired at ranges from 40 km (24.85 miles) to 300 km (186.41 miles) with speeds of up to mach 7.5.

New!!: Cruise missile and David's Sling · See more »

Dead Hand

Dead Hand (Система «Периметр», Systema "Perimetr", lit. "Perimeter" System, with the GRAU Index 15E601, Cyrillic: 15Э601), also known as Perimeter, was a Cold War-era automatic nuclear weapons-control system used by the Soviet Union.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dead Hand · See more »

Defence Equipment and Support

Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) is a trading entity and joint-defence organisation within the UK Ministry of Defence.

New!!: Cruise missile and Defence Equipment and Support · See more »

Delilah (missile)

The Delilah missile is a cruise missile or loitering munition developed in Israel by Israel Military Industries (IMI).

New!!: Cruise missile and Delilah (missile) · See more »

Destroyer

In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast, maneuverable long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet, convoy or battle group and defend them against smaller powerful short-range attackers.

New!!: Cruise missile and Destroyer · See more »

Destroyer leader

Destroyer leader (DL) was the United States Navy designation for large destroyers from 9 February 1951 through the early years of the Cold War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Destroyer leader · See more »

Dimitrios Roussopoulos

Dimitrios I. Roussopoulos (born 1936) is a political activist, ecologist, writer, editor, publisher, community organizer, and public speaker.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dimitrios Roussopoulos · See more »

Dionel M. Aviles

Dionel M. Aviles (born January 23, 1961) was the United States Under Secretary of the Navy from October 8, 2004 to May 19, 2009.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dionel M. Aviles · See more »

Direct action

Direct action occurs when a group takes an action which is intended to reveal an existing problem, highlight an alternative, or demonstrate a possible solution to a social issue.

New!!: Cruise missile and Direct action · See more »

Directed-energy weapon

A directed-energy weapon (DEW) is a ranged weapon system that inflicts damage at a target by emission of highly focused energy, including laser, microwaves and particle beams.

New!!: Cruise missile and Directed-energy weapon · See more »

Dmitry Shparo

Dmitry Shparo (born 1941) is a Russian Arctic explorer and endurance skier.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dmitry Shparo · See more »

Dobley airstrike

At 3:25 AM on 3 March 2008, two BGM-109 Tomahawk cruise missiles launched by a United States Navy warship hit the village of Dobley in Somalia.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dobley airstrike · See more »

Dolphin-class submarine

The Dolphin class (Hebrew: הצוללות מסדרת דולפין) is a diesel-electric submarine developed and constructed by Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft AG (HDW) in Kiel, Germany, for the Israeli Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Dolphin-class submarine · See more »

Domestic terrorism

Domestic terrorism or homegrown terrorism is terrorism targeting victims "within a country by a perpetrator with the same citizenship" as the victims.

New!!: Cruise missile and Domestic terrorism · See more »

Donald Rumsfeld

Donald Henry Rumsfeld (born July 9, 1932) is a retired American political figure and businessman.

New!!: Cruise missile and Donald Rumsfeld · See more »

Duck and Cover (German band)

Duck and Cover were a multinational avant-rock septet founded in Germany in 1983, comprising Chris Cutler (UK), Heiner Goebbels (GER) and Alfred Harth (GER) from Cassiber; Tom Cora (US) and Fred Frith (UK) from Skeleton Crew; Dagmar Krause (GER) from Art Bears; and George Lewis (US) from the ICP Orchestra.

New!!: Cruise missile and Duck and Cover (German band) · See more »

Echo-class submarine

The Echo class were nuclear cruise missile submarines of the Soviet Navy built during the 1960s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Echo-class submarine · See more »

Edwards Air Force Base

Edwards Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States Air Force installation located in Kern County in southern California, about northeast of Lancaster and east of Rosamond.

New!!: Cruise missile and Edwards Air Force Base · See more »

EKR (missile)

The EKR (Eksperimentalnaya Krylataya Raketa, or experimental winged rocket) was a Soviet intermediate range cruise missile designed by the Korolev design bureau based on B. Chertok's elaboration of the German R-15 cruise missile design.

New!!: Cruise missile and EKR (missile) · See more »

Electro-Magnetic Laboratory Rail Gun

The Electro-Magnetic Laboratory Rail Gun is a 32-megajoule electro-magnetic laboratory rail gun being evaluated by the US Office of Naval Research (ONR) Naval Air Warfare and Weapons Department.

New!!: Cruise missile and Electro-Magnetic Laboratory Rail Gun · See more »

Electromagnetic pulse

An electromagnetic pulse (EMP), also sometimes called a transient electromagnetic disturbance, is a short burst of electromagnetic energy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Electromagnetic pulse · See more »

Ethiopian Navy

The Ethiopian Navy, known as the Imperial Ethiopian Navy until 1974, was a branch of the Ethiopian National Defense Force founded in 1955.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ethiopian Navy · See more »

Eugene Vielle

Eugene Emile "Tubby" Vielle OBE (29 April 1913 – 2 April 2015) was a Royal Air Force (RAF) officer who was involved in the development of new navigation and bombing systems during the Second World War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Eugene Vielle · See more »

F/A-18 Interceptor

F/A-18 Interceptor is a combat flight simulator developed by Intellisoft and published by Electronic Arts for the Amiga in 1988.

New!!: Cruise missile and F/A-18 Interceptor · See more »

F29 Retaliator

F29 Retaliator is a combat flight simulator video game developed by Digital Image Design and published by Ocean Software in 1989 Amiga and Atari ST, 1991 for the PC, and for the FM Towns and NEC PC-9801 in 1992-1993.

New!!: Cruise missile and F29 Retaliator · See more »

Fairchild J83

The Fairchild J83 turbojet was developed starting in 1955 to power cruise missiles used as un-armed decoys for bomber aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Fairchild J83 · See more »

Fast Attack Boats

Fast Attack Boats is a board game simulating naval combat between Arab and Israeli missile boats during the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Fast Attack Boats · See more »

Fedden Mission

The Fedden Mission was a British scientific mission sent by the Ministry of Aircraft Production to Germany at the end of the Second World War in Europe, to gather technical intelligence about German aircraft and aeroengines.

New!!: Cruise missile and Fedden Mission · See more »

FIM-92 Stinger

The FIM-92 Stinger is a Man-Portable Air-Defense System (MANPADS) that operates as an infrared homing surface-to-air missile (SAM).

New!!: Cruise missile and FIM-92 Stinger · See more »

Finnair Flight 915

Finnair Flight 915 (AY915) was a scheduled flight by Finnair from Tokyo, Japan, over the North Pole to Helsinki, Finland, on 23 December 1987.

New!!: Cruise missile and Finnair Flight 915 · See more »

First 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency

The first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency began on January 20, 2017, the day Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and First 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency · See more »

First Flights with Neil Armstrong

First Flights was half-hour televised aviation history documentary series.

New!!: Cruise missile and First Flights with Neil Armstrong · See more »

Fischer-Z

Fischer-Z is a British rock band formed in 1976 by John Watts and Steve Skolnik at Brunel University, Uxbridge.

New!!: Cruise missile and Fischer-Z · See more »

Flux switching alternator

A flux switching alternator is a form of high-speed alternator, an AC electrical generator, intended for direct drive by a turbine.

New!!: Cruise missile and Flux switching alternator · See more »

Flying bomb

A flying bomb is a manned or unmanned aerial vehicle or aircraft carrying a large explosive warhead, a precursor to contemporary cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Flying bomb · See more »

Foreign policy of Vladimir Putin

The foreign policy of Vladimir Putin concerns the policies of Russia's president Vladimir Putin with respect to other nations.

New!!: Cruise missile and Foreign policy of Vladimir Putin · See more »

Foster-Miller

Foster-Miller, Inc., is a United States-based military robotics manufacturer, a division of the United Kingdom's Qinetiq North America.

New!!: Cruise missile and Foster-Miller · See more »

Foxjet ST600

The Foxjet ST600 was a small business jet under development in the United States in the late 1970s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Foxjet ST600 · See more »

Freedom-class littoral combat ship

The Freedom class is one of two classes of the littoral combat ship program, built for the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Freedom-class littoral combat ship · See more »

FREMM multipurpose frigate

The FREMM ("European multi-purpose frigate"; French: Frégate européenne multi-mission; Italian: Fregata europea multi-missione) is a class of multi-purpose frigates designed by Naval Group/Armaris and Fincantieri for the navies of France and Italy.

New!!: Cruise missile and FREMM multipurpose frigate · See more »

French frigate Aquitaine

Aquitaine is a frigate in service with the French Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and French frigate Aquitaine · See more »

Frigate

A frigate is any of several types of warship, the term having been used for ships of various sizes and roles over the last few centuries.

New!!: Cruise missile and Frigate · See more »

Fritz Gosslau

Fritz Gosslau (25 March 1898 – 1 December 1965) was a German engineer, known for his work on the V-1 flying bomb.

New!!: Cruise missile and Fritz Gosslau · See more »

Front Line First

Front Line First: The Defence Cost Study was a UK programme of defence cuts announced on 14 July 1994 by then Defence Secretary Malcolm Rifkind.

New!!: Cruise missile and Front Line First · See more »

Future of the Indian Air Force

The Indian Air Force has been undergoing a modernization program to replace and upgrade its aging and outdated equipment since the late 90’s to advanced standards.

New!!: Cruise missile and Future of the Indian Air Force · See more »

George H. W. Bush

George Herbert Walker Bush (born June 12, 1924) is an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993.

New!!: Cruise missile and George H. W. Bush · See more »

George Washington-class submarine

The George Washington class was a class of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines deployed by the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and George Washington-class submarine · See more »

German military technology during World War II

German military technology during World War II increased in terms of sophistication, but also cost, mechanical unreliability, and time to manufacture.

New!!: Cruise missile and German military technology during World War II · See more »

Ghost rockets

Ghost rockets (Spökraketer, also called Scandinavian ghost rockets) were rocket- or missile-shaped unidentified flying objects sighted in 1946, mostly in Sweden and nearby countries.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ghost rockets · See more »

Giuseppe Fava

Giuseppe Fava (September 15, 1925 in Palazzolo Acreide – January 5, 1984 in Catania), also known as Pippo, was an Italian writer, investigative journalist, playwright and Antimafia activist who was killed by the Mafia.

New!!: Cruise missile and Giuseppe Fava · See more »

Giz Watson

Elizabeth Mary "Giz" Watson (born 18 January 1957) is an English-born former Australian politician, and a former leader of The Greens, Western Australia.

New!!: Cruise missile and Giz Watson · See more »

Global Positioning System

The Global Positioning System (GPS), originally Navstar GPS, is a satellite-based radionavigation system owned by the United States government and operated by the United States Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and Global Positioning System · See more »

Glossary of German military terms

This is a list of words, terms, concepts, and slogans that have been or are used by the German military.

New!!: Cruise missile and Glossary of German military terms · See more »

Glossary of robotics

Robotics is the branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation, structural disposition, manufacture and application of robots.

New!!: Cruise missile and Glossary of robotics · See more »

Gossberg (Hunsrück)

The Gossberg (Goßberg) is a hill with the highest point of 483m in the municipality of Wüschheim close to the border with Hundheim in the district of Rhein-Hunsrück-Kreis in the low mountain range of Hunsrück in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

New!!: Cruise missile and Gossberg (Hunsrück) · See more »

Grayback-class submarine

The Grayback-class submarine was a class of two guided missile carrying submarines of the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Grayback-class submarine · See more »

Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp

Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp was a peace camp established to protest nuclear weapons being placed at RAF Greenham Common in Berkshire, England.

New!!: Cruise missile and Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp · See more »

Grid fin

Grid fins (or lattice fins) are a type of flight control surface used on rockets and bombs, sometimes in place of more conventional control surfaces, such as planar fins.

New!!: Cruise missile and Grid fin · See more »

Grumman F-14 Tomcat

The Grumman F-14 Tomcat is an American supersonic, twin-engine, two-seat, twin-tail, variable-sweep wing fighter aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Grumman F-14 Tomcat · See more »

Guided bomb

A guided bomb (also known as a smart bomb, guided bomb unit, or GBU) is a precision-guided munition designed to achieve a smaller circular error probable (CEP).

New!!: Cruise missile and Guided bomb · See more »

Guided missiles of India

The use of rockets in India, for warfare, dates back to the 18th century.

New!!: Cruise missile and Guided missiles of India · See more »

Guizhou Soar Dragon

The Guizhou Soar Dragon, is an unmanned aerial vehicle of the High-Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) type, featuring an unusual joined, tandem wingplan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Guizhou Soar Dragon · See more »

Gulf War

The Gulf War (2 August 199028 February 1991), codenamed Operation Desert Shield (2 August 199017 January 1991) for operations leading to the buildup of troops and defense of Saudi Arabia and Operation Desert Storm (17 January 199128 February 1991) in its combat phase, was a war waged by coalition forces from 35 nations led by the United States against Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion and annexation of Kuwait.

New!!: Cruise missile and Gulf War · See more »

Gulf War air campaign

The air campaign of the Gulf War, also known as the 1991 bombing of Iraq, was an extensive aerial bombing campaign from 17 January 1991 to 23 February 1991.

New!!: Cruise missile and Gulf War air campaign · See more »

HAL Tejas

The HAL Tejas is an Indian single-seat, single-jet engine, multirole light fighter designed by the Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for the Indian Air Force and Indian Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and HAL Tejas · See more »

Harold Brown (Secretary of Defense)

Harold Brown (born September 19, 1927) is an American scientist who served as U.S. Secretary of Defense from 1977 to 1981 in the cabinet of President Jimmy Carter.

New!!: Cruise missile and Harold Brown (Secretary of Defense) · See more »

Hasselbach, Rhein-Hunsrück

Hasselbach is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Rhein-Hunsrück-Kreis (district) in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hasselbach, Rhein-Hunsrück · See more »

Heatseeker (song)

"Heatseeker" is a song by Australian hard rock band AC/DC.

New!!: Cruise missile and Heatseeker (song) · See more »

Heavy bomber

Heavy bombers are bomber aircraft capable of delivering the largest payload of air-to-ground weaponry (usually bombs) and longest range of their era.

New!!: Cruise missile and Heavy bomber · See more »

Helen Clark

Helen Elizabeth Clark (born 26 February 1950) is a New Zealand politician who served as the 37th Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1999 to 2008, and was the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme from 2009 to 2017.

New!!: Cruise missile and Helen Clark · See more »

Hellenic Air Force

The Hellenic Air Force (HAF; Πολεμική Αεροπορία, Polemikí Aeroporía, literally "War Aviation", sometimes abbreviated as ΠΑ) is the air force of Greece (with Hellenic being a synonym for Greek).

New!!: Cruise missile and Hellenic Air Force · See more »

Hendrik Wade Bode

Hendrik Wade BodeVan Valkenburg, M. E. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "In memoriam: Hendrik W. Bode (1905-1982)", IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hendrik Wade Bode · See more »

Hewitt-Sperry Automatic Airplane

The Hewitt-Sperry Automatic Airplane was a project undertaken during World War I to develop an aerial torpedo, also called a flying bomb or pilotless aircraft, capable of carrying explosives to its target.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hewitt-Sperry Automatic Airplane · See more »

High Virgo

The High Virgo, also known as Weapons System 199C (WS-199C), was a prototype air-launched ballistic missile (ALBM) jointly developed by Lockheed and the Convair division of General Dynamics during the late 1950s.

New!!: Cruise missile and High Virgo · See more »

High-Altitude Long Endurance

High-Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) is the description of an air-borne vehicle which functions optimally at high-altitude and is capable of flights which last for considerable periods of time without recourse to landing.

New!!: Cruise missile and High-Altitude Long Endurance · See more »

History of Afghanistan

The history of Afghanistan, (تاریخ افغانستان, د افغانستان تاريخ) began in 1747 with its establishment by Ahmad Shah Durrani.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of Afghanistan · See more »

History of Afghanistan (1992–present)

This article on the History of Afghanistan since 1992 covers the time period from the fall of the Najibullah government in 1992 to the ongoing international military presence in Afghanistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of Afghanistan (1992–present) · See more »

History of assassination

Assassination, the murder of an opponent or well-known public figure, is one of the oldest tools of power struggles, as well as the expression of certain psychopathic disorders.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of assassination · See more »

History of cannon

The history of the cannon spans several hundred years.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of cannon · See more »

History of general-purpose CPUs

The history of general-purpose CPUs is a continuation of the earlier history of computing hardware.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of general-purpose CPUs · See more »

History of submarines

Beginning in ancient times, humans sought to operate under the water.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of submarines · See more »

History of the Royal Navy

The official history of the Royal Navy began with the formal establishment of the Royal Navy as the national naval force of the Kingdom of England in 1660, following the Restoration of King Charles II to the throne.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of the Royal Navy · See more »

History of the United States Navy

The history of the United States Navy divides into two major periods: the "Old Navy", a small but respected force of sailing ships that was also notable for innovation in the use of ironclads during the American Civil War, and the "New Navy", the result of a modernization effort that began in the 1880s and made it the largest in the world by the 1920s.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of the United States Navy · See more »

History of unmanned aerial vehicles

An Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is a Unmanned Aerial Vehicle.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of unmanned aerial vehicles · See more »

History of Yemen

Yemen is one of the oldest centers of civilization in the Near East.

New!!: Cruise missile and History of Yemen · See more »

HMS Spartan (S105)

HMS Spartan was a nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the Royal Navy's.

New!!: Cruise missile and HMS Spartan (S105) · See more »

HMS Splendid (S106)

HMS Splendid was a Royal Navy nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the.

New!!: Cruise missile and HMS Splendid (S106) · See more »

HMS Talent (S92)

HMS Talent is the sixth of seven nuclear submarines of the Royal Navy, and was built at Barrow-in-Furness.

New!!: Cruise missile and HMS Talent (S92) · See more »

Hollanditis

Hollanditis was a term coined in 1981 by the American historian Walter Laqueur.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hollanditis · See more »

Hongniao

HN (reported short for Hong Niao, or Hongniao, 红鸟 meaning Red Bird) missiles are a series of turbofan powered Chinese land attack cruise missiles, based on the X-600.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hongniao · See more »

Hsiung Feng II

The Hsiung Feng II (HF-2) (雄風二型, "Brave Wind II") is an anti-ship missile system developed by the Chungshan Institute of Science and Technology in Taiwan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hsiung Feng II · See more »

Hsiung Feng IIE

The Hsiung Feng IIE (HF-2E) (雄風二E, "Brave Wind IIE") is a surface-to-surface cruise missile system developed by the National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology(NCSIST) in Taiwan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hsiung Feng IIE · See more »

Hunsrück

The Hunsrück is a low mountain range in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hunsrück · See more »

Hunsrück Railway

The Hunsrück Railway (Hunsrückbahn) is a partially disused railway branch line in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate, which branches from the West Rhine Railway in Boppard and used to run as far as Simmern.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hunsrück Railway · See more »

Hurlburt Field

Hurlburt Field is a United States Air Force installation located in Okaloosa County, Florida, immediately west of the Town of Mary Esther.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hurlburt Field · See more »

Hybrid warfare

Hybrid warfare is a military strategy that employs political warfare and blends conventional warfare, irregular warfare and cyberwarfare with other influencing methods, such as fake news, diplomacy and foreign electoral intervention.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hybrid warfare · See more »

Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle

The HSTDV is an unmanned scramjet demonstration aircraft for hypersonic speed flight.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle · See more »

Hyunmoo

Hyunmoo (Hangul: 현무, literally means "Guardian of the Northern Sky") is a series of missiles developed by South Korea.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hyunmoo · See more »

Hyunmoo-3

Hyunmoo-3 is a new cruise missile that is to be fielded with the military of Republic of Korea.

New!!: Cruise missile and Hyunmoo-3 · See more »

Igor Spassky

Igor Dmitriyevich Spasskiy (Игорь Дмитриевич Спасский, born August 2, 1926) is a Russian (and former Soviet) scientist, engineer and entrepreneur, General Designer of nearly 200 Soviet and Russian nuclear submarines, and the head of the Central Design Bureau for Marine Engineering Rubin.

New!!: Cruise missile and Igor Spassky · See more »

Il Capo dei Capi

Il Capo dei Capi (The Boss of the Bosses) is a six-part Italian miniseries which debuted on Canale 5 between October and November 2007.

New!!: Cruise missile and Il Capo dei Capi · See more »

Index of robotics articles

Robotics is the branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation, structural disposition, manufacture and application of robots.

New!!: Cruise missile and Index of robotics articles · See more »

India–Israel relations

India–Israel relations refers to the bilateral ties between the Republic of India and the State of Israel.

New!!: Cruise missile and India–Israel relations · See more »

Indian Armed Forces

The Indian Armed Forces (Hindi (in IAST): Bhāratīya Saśastra Senāeṃ) are the military forces of the Republic of India.

New!!: Cruise missile and Indian Armed Forces · See more »

Interceptor aircraft

An interceptor aircraft, or simply interceptor, is a type of fighter aircraft designed specifically to attack enemy aircraft, particularly bombers and reconnaissance aircraft, as they approach.

New!!: Cruise missile and Interceptor aircraft · See more »

Intermediate-range ballistic missile

An intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) is a ballistic missile with a range of 3,000–5,500 km (1,864–3,418 miles), between a medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) and an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).

New!!: Cruise missile and Intermediate-range ballistic missile · See more »

International reactions to the Ghouta chemical attack

International reactions to the Ghouta chemical attack of 21 August 2013 were widespread.

New!!: Cruise missile and International reactions to the Ghouta chemical attack · See more »

International response to Innocence of Muslims protests

Following the 2012 diplomatic missions attacks that began on September 11, 2012, many nations and public officials released statements.

New!!: Cruise missile and International response to Innocence of Muslims protests · See more »

Invasion

An invasion is a military offensive in which large parts of combatants of one geopolitical entity aggressively enter territory controlled by another such entity, generally with the objective of either conquering; liberating or re-establishing control or authority over a territory; forcing the partition of a country; altering the established government or gaining concessions from said government; or a combination thereof.

New!!: Cruise missile and Invasion · See more »

Invention in Canada

This article outlines the history of Canadian technological invention.

New!!: Cruise missile and Invention in Canada · See more »

Iran and weapons of mass destruction

Iran, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is not known to currently possess weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and has signed treaties repudiating the possession of weapons of mass destruction including the Biological Weapons Convention, the Chemical Weapons Convention, and the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).

New!!: Cruise missile and Iran and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

Israel and weapons of mass destruction

Israel is widely believed to possess weapons of mass destruction, and to be one of four nuclear-armed countries not recognized as a Nuclear Weapons State by the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).

New!!: Cruise missile and Israel and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

Israeli–Syrian military incidents during the Syrian Civil War

During the Syrian Civil War, Israeli-Syria military incidents occurred several times. Israel took military actions in order to prevent the arrival of advanced weapon shipments to Hezbollah, and to prevent Iran's goals to maintain and establish a military presence in Syria.

New!!: Cruise missile and Israeli–Syrian military incidents during the Syrian Civil War · See more »

Jacob L. Shuford

Jacob Lawrence Shuford (b. circa 1952) was a rear admiral of the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Jacob L. Shuford · See more »

Jacqueline Wheldon

Jacqueline Mary Wheldon (née Clarke, 20 May 1924 – 21 June 1993), was an English author.

New!!: Cruise missile and Jacqueline Wheldon · See more »

JAG (season 7)

The seventh season of JAG premiered on CBS on September 25, 2001, and concluded on May 21, 2002.

New!!: Cruise missile and JAG (season 7) · See more »

James Lamond

James Alexander Lamond (29 November 1928 – 20 November 2007) was a British Labour Member of Parliament who represented Oldham East from 1970 to 1983 and then Oldham Central and Royton from 1983 until he retired at the 1992 general election.

New!!: Cruise missile and James Lamond · See more »

Japan and weapons of mass destruction

Beginning in the mid-1930s, Japan conducted numerous attempts to acquire and develop weapons of mass destruction.

New!!: Cruise missile and Japan and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

Jet aircraft

A jet aircraft (or simply jet) is an aircraft (nearly always a fixed-wing aircraft) propelled by jet engines (jet propulsion).

New!!: Cruise missile and Jet aircraft · See more »

Jet engine

A jet engine is a type of reaction engine discharging a fast-moving jet that generates thrust by jet propulsion.

New!!: Cruise missile and Jet engine · See more »

Jet pack

A jet pack, rocket belt or rocket pack is a device, usually worn on the back, which uses jets of gas (or in some cases liquid) to propel the wearer through the air.

New!!: Cruise missile and Jet pack · See more »

JLENS

The Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System, or JLENS (colloquially, Spy Balloon), is a tethered aerial detection system designed to track boats, ground vehicles, cruise missiles, manned and unmanned aircraft (airborne early warning and control), and other threats.

New!!: Cruise missile and JLENS · See more »

John William Vessey Jr.

John William Vessey Jr. (June 29, 1922 – August 18, 2016) was a career officer in the United States Army.

New!!: Cruise missile and John William Vessey Jr. · See more »

John Wodehouse, 4th Earl of Kimberley

John Wodehouse, 4th Earl of Kimberley (12 May 1924 – 26 May 2002), styled Lord Wodehouse between 1932 and 1941, was an active British peer, and also a bobsled racer and Cresta member.

New!!: Cruise missile and John Wodehouse, 4th Earl of Kimberley · See more »

Joint Deployable Analysis Team

The Joint Deployable Analysis Team (JDAT) is part of the J6 Directorate of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

New!!: Cruise missile and Joint Deployable Analysis Team · See more »

Joop den Uyl

Johannes Marten den Uijl, better known as Joop den Uyl (9 August 1919 – 24 December 1987) was a Dutch politician of the Labour Party (PvdA) who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 11 May 1973 until 19 December 1977.

New!!: Cruise missile and Joop den Uyl · See more »

Joseph Metcalf III

Vice Admiral Joseph Metcalf III (20 December 1927 – 2 March 2007) was born in Holyoke, Massachusetts.

New!!: Cruise missile and Joseph Metcalf III · See more »

Judith Merril

Judith Josephine Grossman (January 21, 1923 – September 12, 1997), who took the pen-name Judith Merril about 1945, was an American and then Canadian science fiction writer, editor and political activist, and one of the first women to be widely influential in those roles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Judith Merril · See more »

Juliett-class submarine

The Project 651, known in the West by its NATO reporting name Juliett class, was a class of Soviet diesel-electric submarines armed with cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Juliett-class submarine · See more »

Junghans

Junghans Uhren GmbH is a German watch and clock manufacturer.

New!!: Cruise missile and Junghans · See more »

Kadena Air Base

, (IATA: DNA, ICAO: RODN) is a United States Air Force base in the towns of Kadena and Chatan and the city of Okinawa, in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kadena Air Base · See more »

Kandahar

Kandahār or Qandahār (کندهار; قندهار; known in older literature as Candahar) is the second-largest city in Afghanistan, with a population of about 557,118.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kandahar · See more »

Kelt

KELT may refer to.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kelt · See more »

Kettering Bug

The Kettering Bug was an experimental, unmanned aerial torpedo, a forerunner of present-day cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kettering Bug · See more »

Kh-20

The Raduga Kh-20 (NATO reporting name: AS-3 Kangaroo) was an air launched cruise missile armed with a thermonuclear warhead which was developed by the Soviet Union during the Cold War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kh-20 · See more »

Kh-35

The Zvezda Kh-35 ('Star',., AS-20 'Kayak') is a Russian turbojet subsonic cruise anti-ship missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kh-35 · See more »

Kh-59

The Kh-59 Ovod (Х-59 Овод 'Gadfly'; AS-13 'Kingbolt') is a Russian TV-guided cruise missile with a two-stage solid-fuel propulsion system and 200 km range.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kh-59 · See more »

Kh-80

No description.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kh-80 · See more »

Kh-90

No description.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kh-90 · See more »

Khartoum

Khartoum is the capital and largest city of Sudan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Khartoum · See more »

Khartoum North

Khartoum North or Bahri (الخرطوم بحري, al-Kharṭūm Baḥrī) is the third-largest city in the Republic of Sudan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Khartoum North · See more »

Kilo-class submarine

The Kilo class is the NATO reporting name for a naval diesel-electric attack submarine that is made in Russia.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kilo-class submarine · See more »

Konrad Zuse

Konrad Zuse (22 June 1910 – 18 December 1995) was a German civil engineer, inventor and computer pioneer.

New!!: Cruise missile and Konrad Zuse · See more »

Korean Air Lines Flight 007

Korean Air Lines Flight 007 (also known as KAL007 and KE007)KAL 007 was used by air traffic control, while the public flight booking system used KE 007 was a scheduled Korean Air Lines flight from New York City to Seoul via Anchorage, Alaska.

New!!: Cruise missile and Korean Air Lines Flight 007 · See more »

Korean Vertical Launching System

The Korean Vertical Launching System (K-VLS or KVLS) is a vertical launch weapon system developed by South Korea to be deployed by the Republic of Korea Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Korean Vertical Launching System · See more »

Kosovo War

No description.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kosovo War · See more »

Kresta I-class cruiser

The Kresta I-class cruiser is a Soviet cruiser class.

New!!: Cruise missile and Kresta I-class cruiser · See more »

KSR-2

The Raduga KSR-2 (NATO reporting name: AS-5 "Kelt") was a Soviet cruise missile developed to replace the KS-1 Komet (NATO: AS-1 "Kennel").

New!!: Cruise missile and KSR-2 · See more »

KSShch

The KSShch (Корабельный снаряд «Щука» (КСЩ); tr.:Korabelny snaryad Shchuka (KSShch); Shchuka Anti-Ship Missile, "Shchuka" – pike in English) was a Soviet anti-ship cruise missile design that carried a nuclear warhead.

New!!: Cruise missile and KSShch · See more »

Land mine

A land mine is an explosive device concealed under or on the ground and designed to destroy or disable enemy targets, ranging from combatants to vehicles and tanks, as they pass over or near it.

New!!: Cruise missile and Land mine · See more »

Land-attack missile

A land-attack missile(LAM) is a naval surface-to-surface missile that is capable of effectively attacking targets ashore, unlike specialized anti-ship missiles, which are optimized for striking other ships.

New!!: Cruise missile and Land-attack missile · See more »

Laser Doppler velocimetry

Laser Doppler velocimetry (LDV), also known as laser Doppler anemometry (LDA), is the technique of using the Doppler shift in a laser beam to measure the velocity in transparent or semi-transparent fluid flows, or the linear or vibratory motion of opaque, reflecting, surfaces.

New!!: Cruise missile and Laser Doppler velocimetry · See more »

Leidos

Leidos, formerly known as Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), is an American defense, aviation, information technology, and biomedical research company headquartered in Reston, Virginia, that provides scientific, engineering, systems integration, and technical services.

New!!: Cruise missile and Leidos · See more »

Lindis Percy

Lindis Percy (born 1941, Leeds) is a prominent peace activist in the United Kingdom and founding member and joint coordinator of the Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lindis Percy · See more »

List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft (1955–59)

This is a list of notable accidents and incidents involving military aircraft grouped by the year in which the accident or incident occurred.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft (1955–59) · See more »

List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft (2000–09)

This is a list of notable accidents and incidents involving military aircraft grouped by the year in which the accident or incident occurred.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft (2000–09) · See more »

List of anti-ship missiles

This is a list of anti-ship missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of anti-ship missiles · See more »

List of Auction Hunters episodes

Auction Hunters is an American reality television series that premiered on November 9, 2010, on Spike.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of Auction Hunters episodes · See more »

List of cruise missiles

The following is a list of cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of cruise missiles · See more »

List of equipment of the Indian Army

This is a list of some of the modern and historical equipment used by the Indian Army.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of equipment of the Indian Army · See more »

List of equipment of the United States Air Force

The equipment of the United States Air Force can be subdivided into: aircraft, ammunition, weapons, satellites, and ground vehicles.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of equipment of the United States Air Force · See more »

List of equipment of the United States Navy

The Equipment of the United States Navy have been subdivided into: watercraft, aircraft, munitions, vehicles, and small arms.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of equipment of the United States Navy · See more »

List of frigates of India

Frigates, which are naval vessels intermediate between corvettes and destroyers, have had a significant role in the naval history of India.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of frigates of India · See more »

List of German guided weapons of World War II

During World War II, Nazi Germany developed many missile and precision-guided munition systems.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of German guided weapons of World War II · See more »

List of German inventions and discoveries

The following (incomplete) list is composed of items, techniques and processes that were invented by or discovered by people from Germany or German-speaking Europe.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of German inventions and discoveries · See more »

List of ICBMs

This is a list of intercontinental ballistic missiles developed by various countries.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of ICBMs · See more »

List of Intel microprocessors

This generational list of Intel processors attempts to present all of Intel's processors from the pioneering 4-bit 4004 (1971) to the present high-end offerings, which include the 64-bit Itanium 2 (2002), Intel Core i9, and Xeon E3 and E5 series processors (2015).

New!!: Cruise missile and List of Intel microprocessors · See more »

List of Israeli inventions and discoveries

This is a list of inventions and discoveries by Israeli scientists and researchers, working locally or overseas.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of Israeli inventions and discoveries · See more »

List of James Bond films

James Bond is a fictional character created by novelist Ian Fleming in 1953.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of James Bond films · See more »

List of military electronics of the United States

This page lists types of American military electronic instruments along with brief descriptions of them.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of military electronics of the United States · See more »

List of military equipment manufactured in Iran

In recent years, the Iranian government states that it has self-sufficiency in essential military hardware and defense systems.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of military equipment manufactured in Iran · See more »

List of military equipment manufactured in Pakistan

No description.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of military equipment manufactured in Pakistan · See more »

List of missiles

Below is a list of missiles, sorted alphabetically by name.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of missiles · See more »

List of missiles by country

This list of missiles by country displays the names of missiles in order of the country where they originate (were developed), with the countries listed alphabetically and annotated with their continent (and defence alliance, if applicable).

New!!: Cruise missile and List of missiles by country · See more »

List of missiles of the RAF

The following list of missiles of the Royal Air Force contains both current and former missiles used by the British air force.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of missiles of the RAF · See more »

List of modern weapons of the Turkish Air Force

This is a list of modern weapons of the Turkish Air Force that are currently in service.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of modern weapons of the Turkish Air Force · See more »

List of shipwrecks in 1952

The list of shipwrecks in 1952 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1952.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of shipwrecks in 1952 · See more »

List of siege artillery

Siege artillery (also siege guns or siege cannons) is the heavy guns designed to bombard fortifications, cities, and other fixed targets, as distinct from, e.g., field artillery.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of siege artillery · See more »

List of Simoun episodes

This is the list of episodes for the Japanese anime television series ''Simoun''.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of Simoun episodes · See more »

List of Sturgeon-class submarines

Named after the lead boat, the ''Sturgeon'' class of nuclear-powered fast attack submarines (SSN) served with the United States Navy from the late 1960s to the mid-2000s.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of Sturgeon-class submarines · See more »

List of USAF Strategic Missile Wings assigned to Strategic Air Command

This is a list of the three generations of ICBMs produced and deployed by the United States during the Cold War, with a fourth generation ICBM being deployed in small numbers at the end of the Cold War in 1991.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of USAF Strategic Missile Wings assigned to Strategic Air Command · See more »

List of wars involving the United States

This is a list of wars involving the United States of America.

New!!: Cruise missile and List of wars involving the United States · See more »

Litton Industries bombing

In October, 1982, three members of the Direct Action "urban guerrilla" group acted upon "their wish to end the arms race" and filled a stolen pick-up truck with of dynamite and drove from Vancouver to Toronto, Canada planting the bomb outside Litton Industries, a manufacturer of American cruise missile components many feared would increase the risk of nuclear war.

New!!: Cruise missile and Litton Industries bombing · See more »

Lockheed AQM-60 Kingfisher

The AQM-60 Kingfisher, originally designated XQ-5, was a target drone version of the USAF's X-7 test aircraft built by the Lockheed Corporation.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lockheed AQM-60 Kingfisher · See more »

Lockheed D-21

The Lockheed D-21 is an American supersonic, reconnaissance drone.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lockheed D-21 · See more »

Lockheed DC-130

The Lockheed DC-130 was a variant of the C-130 Hercules, designed for drone control.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lockheed DC-130 · See more »

Lockheed Have Blue

Lockheed Have Blue was the code name for Lockheed's proof of concept demonstrator that preceded the production F-117 Nighthawk stealth aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lockheed Have Blue · See more »

Lockheed Senior Prom

The Lockheed Senior Prom was a classified black program conducted by the United States Air Force in conjunction with the Lockheed Corporation's Skunk Works for the development and testing of a cruise missile using stealth technology.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lockheed Senior Prom · See more »

Loitering munition

A loitering munition (also known as a suicide drone or kamikaze drone) is a weapon system category in which the munition loiters around the target area for some time, searches for targets, and attacks once a target is located.

New!!: Cruise missile and Loitering munition · See more »

Long Range Stand Off Weapon

The Long Range Stand Off Weapon (LRSO) is an air-launched nuclear-tipped cruise missile under development that will replace AGM-86 ALCM.

New!!: Cruise missile and Long Range Stand Off Weapon · See more »

Lorne Green

Lorne Edmond Green is a Canadian-born English politician and former diplomat, who is the current Police and Crime Commissioner for Norfolk, representing the Conservative Party.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lorne Green · See more »

Los Angeles-class submarine

The Los Angeles class are nuclear-powered fast attack submarines (SSN) in service with the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Los Angeles-class submarine · See more »

Low Cost Autonomous Attack System

The Low Cost Autonomous Attack System (LOCAAS).

New!!: Cruise missile and Low Cost Autonomous Attack System · See more »

Low Cost Miniature Cruise Missile

The Low Cost Miniature Cruise Missile (LCMCM) is a Lockheed Martin program to develop a small, affordable cruise missile which will fit inside the internal weapons bay of the F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II.

New!!: Cruise missile and Low Cost Miniature Cruise Missile · See more »

Lun-class ekranoplan

The Lun-class ekranoplan is a ground effect vehicle (GEV) designed by Rostislav Evgenievich Alexeyev in 1975 and used by the Soviet and Russian navies from 1987 until sometime in the late 1990s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Lun-class ekranoplan · See more »

M3R

The ThalesRaytheonSystems G8100 M3R (multifunctional, mobile and modular radar) is a family of S-band active electronically scanned array mobile, multi-functional, modular radars.

New!!: Cruise missile and M3R · See more »

M982 Excalibur

The M982 Excalibur (previously XM982) is a 155 mm extended range guided artillery shell developed during a collaborative effort between the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) and the Armaments Research and Development Center (ARDEC).

New!!: Cruise missile and M982 Excalibur · See more »

Malcolm Rifkind

Sir Malcolm Leslie Rifkind (born 21 June 1946) is a British politician who served in various roles as a cabinet minister under Prime Ministers Margaret Thatcher and John Major, including Secretary of State for Scotland (1986–1990), Defence Secretary (1992–1995), and Foreign Secretary (1995–1997).

New!!: Cruise missile and Malcolm Rifkind · See more »

Mansoor Ijaz

Mansoor Ijaz (born August 1961) is a Pakistani-American venture financier and hedge-fund manager.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mansoor Ijaz · See more »

Marquardt Corporation

Marquardt Corporation was one of the few aeronautical engineering firms that was dedicated almost solely to the development of the ramjet engine.

New!!: Cruise missile and Marquardt Corporation · See more »

Massive retaliation

Massive Retaliation, also known as a massive response or massive deterrence, is a military doctrine and nuclear strategy in which a state commits itself to retaliate in much greater force in the event of an attack.

New!!: Cruise missile and Massive retaliation · See more »

Matla-ul-fajr

Matla-ul-fajr is an Iranian VHF 3D radar.

New!!: Cruise missile and Matla-ul-fajr · See more »

McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet

The McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet is a twin-engine, supersonic, all-weather, carrier-capable, multirole combat jet, designed as both a fighter and attack aircraft (hence the F/A designation).

New!!: Cruise missile and McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet · See more »

Medium Extended Air Defense System

The Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) is a ground-mobile air and missile defense system intended to replace the Patriot missile system through a NATO-managed development.

New!!: Cruise missile and Medium Extended Air Defense System · See more »

Medium-range ballistic missile

A medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) is a type of ballistic missile with medium range, this last classification depending on the standards of certain organizations.

New!!: Cruise missile and Medium-range ballistic missile · See more »

Megastructures

Megastructures is a documentary television series appearing on the National Geographic Channel in the United States and the United Kingdom, Channel 5 in the United Kingdom, France 5 in France, and 7mate in Australia.

New!!: Cruise missile and Megastructures · See more »

Melvin Laird

Melvin Robert "Bom" Laird (September 1, 1922 – November 16, 2016) was an American politician, writer and statesman.

New!!: Cruise missile and Melvin Laird · See more »

Mesbah 1

Mesbah 1 is an Iranian anti aircraft artillery system developed to defend against incoming cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mesbah 1 · See more »

Meteor (missile)

Meteor is an active radar guided beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM) being developed by MBDA.

New!!: Cruise missile and Meteor (missile) · See more »

MGM-1 Matador

The Martin MGM-1 Matador was the first operational surface-to-surface cruise missile designed and built by the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and MGM-1 Matador · See more »

MGM-13 Mace

The Martin Mace (designated as TM-76A and TM-76B tactical missile until 1963, then as MGM-13A for Mobile Ground Launched Missile and CGM-13 for Coffin Ground Launched Missile) is a tactical cruise missile developed from the Martin TM-61 Matador later MGM-1 Matador.

New!!: Cruise missile and MGM-13 Mace · See more »

Michael Heseltine

Michael Ray Dibdin Heseltine, Baron Heseltine, (born 21 March 1933) is a British Conservative politician and businessman.

New!!: Cruise missile and Michael Heseltine · See more »

Michael J. Smith (astronaut)

Michael John Smith (April 30, 1945 – January 28, 1986), (Capt, USN), was an American astronaut—pilot of the Space Shuttle ''Challenger'' when it was destroyed during the STS-51-L mission.

New!!: Cruise missile and Michael J. Smith (astronaut) · See more »

Microturbo TRI 40

The Microturbo TRI-40 is a small turbojet engine developed for use in cruise missiles and small unmanned aerial vehicles in the 2.2 - 3.6 kN (500 - 800 lbf) thrust class.

New!!: Cruise missile and Microturbo TRI 40 · See more »

Mike Enoch

Michael Isaac Peinovich (born c. 1977), commonly known by his pseudonym Mike Enoch, is an American white supremacist and neo-Nazi blogger and podcast host for his show.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mike Enoch · See more »

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Микоян и Гуревич МиГ-19; NATO reporting name: Farmer) is a Soviet second generation, single-seat, twin jet-engined fighter aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 · See more »

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Микоян и Гуревич МиГ-23; NATO reporting name: Flogger) is a variable-geometry fighter aircraft, designed by the Mikoyan-Gurevich design bureau in the Soviet Union.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 · See more »

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9 (Микоян и Гуревич МиГ-9, USAF/DoD designation: Type 1, NATO reporting name: Fargo) was the first turbojet fighter developed by Mikoyan-Gurevich in the years immediately after World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9 · See more »

Militant activity of Osama bin Laden

Osama bin Laden, a militant Islamist and reported founder al-Qaeda, in conjunction with several other Islamic militant leaders, issued two fatawa — in 1996 and then again in 1998—that military personnel from the United States and allied countries until they withdraw support for Israel and withdraw military forces from Islamic countries.

New!!: Cruise missile and Militant activity of Osama bin Laden · See more »

Militarisation of space

The militarisation of space is the placement and development of weaponry and military technology in outer space.

New!!: Cruise missile and Militarisation of space · See more »

Military equipment of Israel

The military equipment of Israel includes a wide array of arms, armored vehicles, artillery, missiles, planes, helicopters, and warships.

New!!: Cruise missile and Military equipment of Israel · See more »

Military history

Military history is a humanities discipline within the scope of general historical recording of armed conflict in the history of humanity, and its impact on the societies, their cultures, economies and changing local and international relationships.

New!!: Cruise missile and Military history · See more »

Military of the Falkland Islands

The Falkland Islands are a British overseas territory and, as such, rely on the UK for the guarantee of their security.

New!!: Cruise missile and Military of the Falkland Islands · See more »

Military on Gotland

The presence of the military on Gotland results from the Swedish island's strategic military importance in the Baltic Sea for most of the nation's history.

New!!: Cruise missile and Military on Gotland · See more »

MIM-104 Patriot

The MIM-104 Patriot is a surface-to-air missile (SAM) system, the primary of its kind used by the United States Army and several allied nations.

New!!: Cruise missile and MIM-104 Patriot · See more »

Miniature UAV

A miniature UAV or small UAV (SUAV) is an unmanned aerial vehicle small enough to be man-portable.

New!!: Cruise missile and Miniature UAV · See more »

Minot Air Force Base

Minot Air Force Base is a U.S. Air Force installation in Ward County, North Dakota, north of the city of Minot via U.S. 83.

New!!: Cruise missile and Minot Air Force Base · See more »

Missile

In modern language, a missile is a guided self-propelled system, as opposed to an unguided self-propelled munition, referred to as a rocket (although these too can also be guided).

New!!: Cruise missile and Missile · See more »

Missile defense

Missile defense is a system, weapon, or technology involved in the detection, tracking, interception, and destruction of attacking missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Missile defense · See more »

Missile Gap

"Missile Gap" is a 2006 English language science fiction novella, originally published in the anthology One Million A.D. by British author Charles Stross.

New!!: Cruise missile and Missile Gap · See more »

Missile guidance

Missile guidance refers to a variety of methods of guiding a missile or a guided bomb to its intended target.

New!!: Cruise missile and Missile guidance · See more »

Mitrokhin Archive

The Mitrokhin Archive is a collection of handwritten notes made secretly by KGB archivist Vasili Mitrokhin during his thirty years as a KGB archivist in the foreign intelligence service and the First Chief Directorate.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mitrokhin Archive · See more »

MKB Raduga

MKB Raduga (МКБ Радуга, meaning Raduga Design Bureau, where raduga literally means "rainbow") is a Russian aerospace company, concerned with the production of various missile systems and related technologies.

New!!: Cruise missile and MKB Raduga · See more »

Mobile robot

A mobile robot is a robot that is capable of locomotion.

New!!: Cruise missile and Mobile robot · See more »

Mstislav Keldysh

Mstislav Vsevolodovich Keldysh (Мстисла́в Все́володович Ке́лдыш; – 24 June 1978) was a Soviet scientist in the field of mathematics and mechanics, academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences (1946), President of the USSR Academy of Sciences (1961–1975), three times Hero of Socialist Labor (1956, 1961, 1971), fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (1968).

New!!: Cruise missile and Mstislav Keldysh · See more »

MV Arctic Sea

The MV Arctic Sea is a merchant vessel cargo ship, formerly registered in Malta that was reported as missing between late July and mid August 2009 en route from Finland to Algeria.

New!!: Cruise missile and MV Arctic Sea · See more »

Myasishchev M-4

The Myasishchev M-4 Molot (Молот (Hammer), USAF/DoD reporting name "Type 37", NATO reporting name Bison) is a four-engined strategic bomber designed by Myasishchev and manufactured by the Soviet Union in the 1950s to provide a Long Range Aviation bomber capable of attacking targets in North America.

New!!: Cruise missile and Myasishchev M-4 · See more »

Nampo-class corvette

The Nampo-class corvettes (or light frigates) are a class of warships built in North Korea.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nampo-class corvette · See more »

National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology

National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) is the primary research and development institution of the Republic of China Ministry of National Defense's Armaments Bureau and has been active in the development of various weapons systems and dual use technologies.

New!!: Cruise missile and National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology · See more »

NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO; Organisation du Traité de l'Atlantique Nord; OTAN), also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance between 29 North American and European countries.

New!!: Cruise missile and NATO · See more »

NATO bombing of Yugoslavia

The NATO bombing of Yugoslavia was the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation's (NATO) military operation against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY) during the Kosovo War.

New!!: Cruise missile and NATO bombing of Yugoslavia · See more »

Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth

Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base (or NAS Fort Worth JRB) includes Carswell Field, a military airbase located west of the central business district of Fort Worth, in Tarrant County, Texas, United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth · See more »

Naval Strike Missile

The Naval Strike Missile (NSM) is an anti-ship and land-attack missile developed by the Norwegian company Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace (KDA).

New!!: Cruise missile and Naval Strike Missile · See more »

Naval warfare

Naval warfare is combat in and on the sea, the ocean, or any other battlespace involving major body of water such as a large lake or wide river.

New!!: Cruise missile and Naval warfare · See more »

Neptune (cruise missile)

Neptune («Нептун») is Ukrainian perspective cruise anti-ship missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and Neptune (cruise missile) · See more »

Never Say Never Again

Never Say Never Again is a 1983 American spy film starring Sean Connery, directed by Irvin Kershner, produced by Jack Schwartzman, and written by Lorenzo Semple Jr. with uncredited additional co-writers Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, from a story by Kevin McClory, Jack Whittingham, and Ian Fleming.

New!!: Cruise missile and Never Say Never Again · See more »

Newbury, Berkshire

Newbury is a market town in Berkshire, England, which is the administrative headquarters of West Berkshire.

New!!: Cruise missile and Newbury, Berkshire · See more »

Nirbhay

Nirbhay (Sanskrit:Dauntless/Fearless) is a long range, all-weather, subsonic cruise missile designed and developed in India by the Defence Research and Development Organisation.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nirbhay · See more »

Noor (missile)

The Noor (نور) is a long-range anti-ship cruise missile manufactured by Iran.

New!!: Cruise missile and Noor (missile) · See more »

North American Aviation

North American Aviation (NAA) was a major American aerospace manufacturer, responsible for a number of historic aircraft, including the T-6 Texan trainer, the P-51 Mustang fighter, the B-25 Mitchell bomber, the F-86 Sabre jet fighter, the X-15 rocket plane, and the XB-70, as well as Apollo Command and Service Module, the second stage of the Saturn V rocket, the Space Shuttle orbiter and the B-1 Lancer.

New!!: Cruise missile and North American Aviation · See more »

North American X-10

The North American X-10 (model RTV-A-5) was an unmanned technology demonstrator, developed by North American Aviation.

New!!: Cruise missile and North American X-10 · See more »

Northrop Corporation

Northrop Corporation was a leading United States aircraft manufacturer from its formation in 1939 until its 1994 merger with Grumman to form Northrop Grumman.

New!!: Cruise missile and Northrop Corporation · See more »

Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit

The Northrop (later Northrop Grumman) B-2 Spirit, also known as the Stealth Bomber, is an American heavy penetration strategic bomber, featuring low observable stealth technology designed for penetrating dense anti-aircraft defenses; it is a flying wing design with a crew of two.

New!!: Cruise missile and Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit · See more »

November 1981

The following events occurred in November 1981.

New!!: Cruise missile and November 1981 · See more »

NPO Novator

NPO Novator (Novator Design Bureau, OKB Novator, OKB Lyulev; Опытное конструкторское бюро «Новатор» им.) is a Russian company that designs long-range anti-aircraft missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and NPO Novator · See more »

NRIST II-series UAV

NRIST II-series drones Chinese UAVs developed by (NRIST), also known as the 60th Research Institute of People's Liberation Army General Staff Department (总参六十所), an ISO 9001 ceritified research/production facility headquartered in Nanjing.

New!!: Cruise missile and NRIST II-series UAV · See more »

NRIST S-200 series UAV

NRIST S-200 series UAVs are Chinese UAVs developed by (NRIST), also known as the 60th Research Institute of People's Liberation Army General Staff Department (总参六十所), an ISO 9001 ceritified research/production facility headquartered in Nanjing.

New!!: Cruise missile and NRIST S-200 series UAV · See more »

NRIST UAV

NRIST UAVs are Chinese UAVs developed by (NRIST), also known as the 60th Research Institute of People's Liberation Army General Staff Department (总参六十所), an ISO 9001 ceritified research/production facility headquartered in Nanjing.

New!!: Cruise missile and NRIST UAV · See more »

NSRDC BQM-108

The XBQM-108A was an experimental VTOL unmanned aerial vehicle developed by the United States Navy during the 1970s.

New!!: Cruise missile and NSRDC BQM-108 · See more »

Nuclear football

The nuclear football (also known as the atomic football, the President's emergency satchel, the Presidential Emergency Satchel, the button, the black box, or just the football) is a briefcase, the contents of which are to be used by the President of the United States to authorize a nuclear attack while away from fixed command centers, such as the White House Situation Room.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear football · See more »

Nuclear thermal rocket

A nuclear thermal rocket is a proposed spacecraft propulsion technology.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear thermal rocket · See more »

Nuclear torpedo

A nuclear torpedo is a torpedo armed with a nuclear warhead.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear torpedo · See more »

Nuclear warfare

Nuclear warfare (sometimes atomic warfare or thermonuclear warfare) is a military conflict or political strategy in which nuclear weaponry is used to inflict damage on the enemy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear warfare · See more »

Nuclear weapons and Israel

Israel is widely believed to possess nuclear weapons, with an estimated arsenal of up to 400 warheads; which would make it the world's third biggest arsenal.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear weapons and Israel · See more »

Nuclear weapons delivery

Nuclear weapons delivery is the technology and systems used to place a nuclear weapon at the position of detonation, on or near its target.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear weapons delivery · See more »

Nuclear weapons in popular culture

Since their public debut in August 1945, nuclear weapons and their potential effects have been a recurring motif in popular culture, to the extent that the decades of the Cold War are often referred to as the "atomic age".

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear weapons in popular culture · See more »

Nuclear weapons of the United States

The United States was the first country to manufacture nuclear weapons and is the only country to have used them in combat, with the separate bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear weapons of the United States · See more »

Nuclear-free zone

A nuclear-free zone is an area in which nuclear weapons (see nuclear-weapon-free zone) and nuclear power plants are banned.

New!!: Cruise missile and Nuclear-free zone · See more »

Occupation (protest)

As an act of protest, occupation is a strategy often used by social movements and other forms of collective social action in order to take and hold public and symbolic spaces, buildings, critical infrastructure such as entrances to train stations, shopping centers, university buildings, squares, and parks.

New!!: Cruise missile and Occupation (protest) · See more »

October 22 Scud missile attack

The October 22 Scud missile attack, which took place in the midst of the 1973 Yom Kippur War, was the first operational use of Scud missiles in the world.

New!!: Cruise missile and October 22 Scud missile attack · See more »

Ohio-class submarine

The Ohio class of nuclear-powered submarines is the sole class of ballistic missile submarines (SSBN) currently in service with the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ohio-class submarine · See more »

Okkupert

Okkupert (English title: Occupied) is a Norwegian political thriller TV series that premiered on TV2 on 5 October 2015.

New!!: Cruise missile and Okkupert · See more »

Omar al-Bashir

Omar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir (عمر حسن أحمد البشير; pronunciation:; born 1944) is a Sudanese politician who is currently the seventh president of Sudan and head of the National Congress Party.

New!!: Cruise missile and Omar al-Bashir · See more »

Operation Bodenplatte

Operation Bodenplatte (Baseplate), launched on 1 January 1945, was an attempt by the Luftwaffe to cripple Allied air forces in the Low Countries during the Second World War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Operation Bodenplatte · See more »

Operation Dismantle v R

Operation Dismantle v R 1 S.C.R. 441 is a decision by the Supreme Court of Canada where the court rejected a section 7 Charter challenge against the government for allowing the US government to test cruise missiles over Canadian territory.

New!!: Cruise missile and Operation Dismantle v R · See more »

Operation Ellamy

Operation Ellamy was the codename for the United Kingdom participation in the 2011 military intervention in Libya.

New!!: Cruise missile and Operation Ellamy · See more »

Operation Infinite Reach

Operation Infinite Reach was the codename for American cruise missile strikes on al-Qaeda bases in Khost, Afghanistan, and the Al-Shifa pharmaceutical factory in Khartoum, Sudan, on August 20, 1998.

New!!: Cruise missile and Operation Infinite Reach · See more »

Operation Odyssey Dawn

Operation Odyssey Dawn was the U.S. code name for the American role in the international military operation in Libya to enforce United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973 during the initial period of 19–31 March 2011, which continued afterwards under NATO command as Operation Unified Protector.

New!!: Cruise missile and Operation Odyssey Dawn · See more »

Operation Steinbock

Baby Blitz or Operation Steinbock (Unternehmen Steinbock) was a strategic bombing campaign by the German air force (the Luftwaffe) during the Second World War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Operation Steinbock · See more »

Oscar-class submarine

Project 949 (Granit) and Project 949A (Antey) are Soviet Navy/Russian Navy cruise missile submarines (NATO reporting names: Oscar I and Oscar II respectively).

New!!: Cruise missile and Oscar-class submarine · See more »

Outline of robotics

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to robotics: Robotics is a branch of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and computer science that deals with the design, construction, operation, and application of robots, as well as computer systems for their control, sensory feedback, and information processing.

New!!: Cruise missile and Outline of robotics · See more »

P-270 Moskit

The P-270 Moskit (П-270 «Москит»; Mosquito) is a Soviet supersonic ramjet powered anti-ship cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and P-270 Moskit · See more »

P-500 Bazalt

The P-500 Bazalt (П-500 «Базальт»; basalt) is a turbojet-powered, supersonic cruise missile used by the Soviet and Russian navies.

New!!: Cruise missile and P-500 Bazalt · See more »

P-700 Granit

The P-700 Granit (П-700 "Гранит"; granite) is a Soviet and Russian naval anti-ship cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and P-700 Granit · See more »

P-800 Oniks

The P-800 Oniks (П-800 Оникс; Onyx), also known in export markets as Yakhont (Яхонт; ruby), is a Soviet/Russian supersonic anti-ship cruise missile developed by NPO Mashinostroyeniya as a ramjet version of P-80 Zubr.

New!!: Cruise missile and P-800 Oniks · See more »

PAAMS

The Principal Anti Air Missile System (PAAMS) is a joint programme developed by France, Italy and the United Kingdom for an integrated anti-aircraft warfare system.

New!!: Cruise missile and PAAMS · See more »

Pacific Missile Range Facility

The Pacific Missile Range Facility, Barking Sands is a U.S. naval facility and airport located five nautical miles (9 km) northwest of the central business district of Kekaha, in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and Pacific Missile Range Facility · See more »

Paddy Ashdown

Jeremy John Durham Ashdown, Baron Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, (born 27 February 1941), known as Paddy Ashdown, is a British politician and former diplomat who served as Leader of the Liberal Democrats from 1988 until August 1999.

New!!: Cruise missile and Paddy Ashdown · See more »

Pakistan and weapons of mass destruction

Pakistan is one of nine states to possess nuclear weapons. Pakistan began development of nuclear weapons in January 1972 under Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, who delegated the program to the Chairman of the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) Munir Ahmad Khan with a commitment to having the bomb ready by the end of 1976. Since PAEC, consisting of over twenty laboratories and projects under nuclear engineer Munir Ahmad Khan, was falling behind schedule and having considerable difficulty producing fissile material, Abdul Qadeer Khan was brought from Europe by Bhutto at the end of 1974. As pointed out by Houston Wood, Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, in his article on gas centrifuges, "The most difficult step in building a nuclear weapon is the production of fissile material"; as such, this work in producing fissile material as head of the Kahuta Project was pivotal to Pakistan developing the capability to detonate a nuclear bomb by the end of 1984.Levy, Adrian and Catherine Scott-Clark, Deception: Pakistan, the United States, and the Secret Trade in Nuclear Weapons. New York. Walker Publishing Company. 1977: page 112. Print. The Kahuta Project started under the supervision of a coordination board that oversaw the activities of KRL and PAEC. The Board consisted of A G N Kazi (secretary general, finance), Ghulam Ishaq Khan (secretary general, defence), and Agha Shahi (secretary general, foreign affairs), and reported directly to Bhutto. Ghulam Ishaq Khan and General Tikka Khan appointed military engineer Major General Ali Nawab to the program. Eventually, the supervision passed to Lt General Zahid Ali Akbar Khan in President General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq's Administration. Moderate uranium enrichment for the production of fissile material was achieved at KRL by April 1978. Pakistan's nuclear weapons development was in response to the loss of East Pakistan in 1971's Bangladesh Liberation War. Bhutto called a meeting of senior scientists and engineers on 20 January 1972, in Multan, which came to known as "Multan meeting". Bhutto was the main architect of this programme, and it was here that Bhutto orchestrated nuclear weapons programme and rallied Pakistan's academic scientists to build the atomic bomb in three years for national survival. At the Multan meeting, Bhutto also appointed Munir Ahmad Khan as chairman of PAEC, who, until then, had been working as director at the nuclear power and Reactor Division of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in Vienna, Austria. In December 1972, Abdus Salam led the establishment of Theoretical Physics Group (TPG) as he called scientists working at ICTP to report to Munir Ahmad Khan. This marked the beginning of Pakistan's pursuit of nuclear deterrence capability. Following India's surprise nuclear test, codenamed Smiling Buddha in 1974, the first confirmed nuclear test by a nation outside the permanent five members of the United Nations Security Council, the goal to develop nuclear weapons received considerable impetus. Finally, on 28 May 1998, a few weeks after India's second nuclear test (Operation Shakti), Pakistan detonated five nuclear devices in the Ras Koh Hills in the Chagai district, Balochistan. This operation was named Chagai-I by Pakistan, the underground iron-steel tunnel having been long-constructed by provincial martial law administrator General Rahimuddin Khan during the 1980s. The last test of Pakistan was conducted at the sandy Kharan Desert under the codename Chagai-II, also in Balochistan, on 30 May 1998. Pakistan's fissile material production takes place at Nilore, Kahuta, and Khushab Nuclear Complex, where weapons-grade plutonium is refined. Pakistan thus became the seventh country in the world to successfully develop and test nuclear weapons. Although, according to a letter sent by A.Q. Khan to General Zia, the capability to detonate a nuclear bomb using highly enriched uranium as fissile material produced at KRL had been achieved by KRL in 1984.

New!!: Cruise missile and Pakistan and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

Pakistan Armed Forces

The Pakistan Armed Forces (پاکستان مُسَلّح افواج, Pākistān Musallah Afwāj) are the military forces of Pakistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Pakistan Armed Forces · See more »

Pakistani missile research and development program

The missile research and development program was the Pakistan Ministry of Defence secretive program for the comprehensive research and the development of guided missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Pakistani missile research and development program · See more »

Panavia Tornado

The Panavia Tornado is a family of twin-engine, variable-sweep wing multirole combat aircraft, which was jointly developed and manufactured by Italy, the United Kingdom, and West Germany.

New!!: Cruise missile and Panavia Tornado · See more »

Patrick M. Hughes

Patrick M. Hughes (born September 19, 1942) is a retired United States Army officer who served the 12th Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency.

New!!: Cruise missile and Patrick M. Hughes · See more »

Paul Cappon

Paul Cappon is a Canadian academic, administrator, medical doctor, politician, and activist.

New!!: Cruise missile and Paul Cappon · See more »

Peace camp

Peace camps are a form of physical protest camp that is focused on anti-war activity.

New!!: Cruise missile and Peace camp · See more »

Peggy Seeger

Margaret "Peggy" Seeger (born June 17, 1935) is an American folksinger.

New!!: Cruise missile and Peggy Seeger · See more »

People's Liberation Army Navy

The People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), also known as the PLA Navy, is the naval warfare branch of the People's Liberation Army, which is the armed wing of the Communist Party of China and, by default, the national armed forces of the People's Republic of China.

New!!: Cruise missile and People's Liberation Army Navy · See more »

People's Liberation Army Navy Surface Force

The People's Liberation Army Navy Surface Force is a branch of the People's Liberation Army Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and People's Liberation Army Navy Surface Force · See more »

People's Liberation Army Rocket Force

The People's Liberation Army Rocket Force, formerly the Second Artillery Corps (SAC), is the strategic and tactical missile forces of the People's Republic of China.

New!!: Cruise missile and People's Liberation Army Rocket Force · See more »

Peter Cooper Hewitt

Hewitt was born in New York City, the son of New York City Mayor Abram Hewitt and the grandson of industrialist Peter Cooper.

New!!: Cruise missile and Peter Cooper Hewitt · See more »

PGM-19 Jupiter

The PGM-19 Jupiter was the first nuclear tipped, medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) of the United States Air Force (USAF).

New!!: Cruise missile and PGM-19 Jupiter · See more »

Philip Pedley

Philip Pedley is a British Conservative activist who held a number of positions in the Conservative Party at local, regional and national level and was appointed Deputy Chairman of one of the largest quangos in Wales.

New!!: Cruise missile and Philip Pedley · See more »

Piggies

"Piggies" is a song by the English rock group the Beatles from their 1968 album The Beatles (also known as "the White Album").

New!!: Cruise missile and Piggies · See more »

Pink World

Pink World is a rock opera and the second album released by American rock music recording artist Planet P Project as a double LP, originally on pink vinyl, on cassette in 1984, and on CD in 1993 on the MCA label.

New!!: Cruise missile and Pink World · See more »

Pio La Torre

Pio La Torre (Palermo, December 24, 1927 – Palermo, April 30, 1982) was a leader of the Italian Communist Party (Partito Comunista Italiano, PCI).

New!!: Cruise missile and Pio La Torre · See more »

Political history of the United Kingdom (1945–present)

When Britain emerged victorious from the Second World War, the Labour Party under Clement Attlee came to power and created a comprehensive welfare state, with the establishment of the National Health Service giving free healthcare to all British citizens, and other reforms to benefits.

New!!: Cruise missile and Political history of the United Kingdom (1945–present) · See more »

Political status of Taiwan

The controversy regarding the political status of Taiwan, sometimes referred to as the Taiwan Issue or Taiwan Strait Issue, or from a Taiwanese perspective as the Mainland Issue, is a result of the Chinese Civil War and the subsequent split of China into the two present-day self-governing entities of the People's Republic of China (PRC; commonly known as China) and the Republic of China (ROC; commonly known as Taiwan).

New!!: Cruise missile and Political status of Taiwan · See more »

POSSE project

The Portable Open Source Security Elements (POSSE) project was a co-operative venture between the University of Pennsylvania Distributed Systems Laboratory, the OpenBSD project and others.

New!!: Cruise missile and POSSE project · See more »

Precision bombing

Precision bombing refers to the attempted aerial bombing of a target with some degree of accuracy, with the aim of maximising target damage or limiting collateral damage.

New!!: Cruise missile and Precision bombing · See more »

Precision-guided munition

A precision-guided munition (PGM, smart weapon, smart munition, smart bomb) is a guided munition intended to precisely hit a specific target, to minimize collateral damage and increase lethality against intended targets.

New!!: Cruise missile and Precision-guided munition · See more »

Premiership of Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from May 1979 to November 1990.

New!!: Cruise missile and Premiership of Margaret Thatcher · See more »

Presidency of Ronald Reagan

The presidency of Ronald Reagan began at noon EST on January 20, 1981, when Ronald Reagan was inaugurated as 40th President of the United States, and ended on January 20, 1989.

New!!: Cruise missile and Presidency of Ronald Reagan · See more »

Project 75I-class submarine

The Project 75I-class submarine is a follow-on of the Project 75 Kalvari-class submarine for the Indian navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Project 75I-class submarine · See more »

Project Pluto

Project Pluto was a United States government program to develop nuclear-powered ramjet engines for use in cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Project Pluto · See more »

Prompt Global Strike

Prompt Global Strike (PGS) is a United States military effort to develop a system that can deliver a precision-guided conventional weapon airstrike anywhere in the world within one hour, in a similar manner to a nuclear ICBM.

New!!: Cruise missile and Prompt Global Strike · See more »

Pulsejet

A pulsejet engine (or pulse jet) is a type of jet engine in which combustion occurs in pulses.

New!!: Cruise missile and Pulsejet · See more »

Q-guidance

Q-guidance is a method of missile guidance used in some U.S. ballistic missiles and some civilian space flights.

New!!: Cruise missile and Q-guidance · See more »

Qader (missile)

The Qader (قادر) is a medium-range anti-ship cruise missile developed by Iran.

New!!: Cruise missile and Qader (missile) · See more »

Qasim al-Raymi

Qasim al-Raymi (قاسم الريمي born 5 June 1978) is the current emir of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP).

New!!: Cruise missile and Qasim al-Raymi · See more »

R-77

The Vympel NPO R-77 missile (NATO reporting name: AA-12 Adder) is a Russian medium range, active radar homing air-to-air missile system.

New!!: Cruise missile and R-77 · See more »

Raad (anti-ship missile)

Raad is an Iranian heavy anti-ship missile with the range of 360 km.

New!!: Cruise missile and Raad (anti-ship missile) · See more »

RAE Larynx

The Royal Aircraft Establishment Larynx (from "Long Range Gun with Lynx engine") was an early British pilotless aircraft, to be used as a guided anti-ship weapon.

New!!: Cruise missile and RAE Larynx · See more »

RAF Daws Hill

RAF Daws Hill was a Ministry of Defence site, located near High Wycombe and Flackwell Heath, in Buckinghamshire, England, close to the M40 motorway.

New!!: Cruise missile and RAF Daws Hill · See more »

Rainer Rupp

Rainer Rupp (born 1945 in Saarlouis, Germany) is a former top spy who worked under the codenames Mosel and later Topaz for the East German intelligence service HVA (General Reconnaissance Administration) in the NATO headquarters in Brussels from 1977 until 1989, releasing documents of the highest importance (Cosmic Top Secret) to the Eastern Bloc.

New!!: Cruise missile and Rainer Rupp · See more »

Ranged weapon

A ranged weapon is any weapon that can engage targets beyond hand-to-hand distance, i.e. at distances greater than the physical reach of the weapon itself.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ranged weapon · See more »

RATTLRS

The Lockheed Martin BGM-178 RATTLRS (Revolutionary Approach To Time Critical Long Range Strike) is an advanced cruise missile concept demonstration funded by the US Navy with the view to develop technologies that would then be used to develop a successor to the BGM-109 Tomahawk.

New!!: Cruise missile and RATTLRS · See more »

RBS 23

The RBS 23, designated BAMSE, is a Swedish medium range, all-weather capable air defense system developed by Bofors and Ericsson (now both in the Saab group).

New!!: Cruise missile and RBS 23 · See more »

RD-214

The RD-214 (GRAU Index 8D59) was a liquid rocket engine, burning AK-27I (a mixture of 73% nitric acid and 27% N2O4 + iodine passivant and TM-185 (a kerosene and gasoline mix) in the gas generator cycle. As was the case with many V-2 influenced engines, the single turbine was driven by steam generated by catalytic decomposition of H2O2. It also had four combustion chambers and vector control was achieved by refractory vanes protruding into the nozzle's exhaust.

New!!: Cruise missile and RD-214 · See more »

Red Storm Rising

Red Storm Rising is a 1986 technothriller novel by Tom Clancy about a Third World War in Europe between the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and Warsaw Pact forces, set around the mid-1980s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Red Storm Rising · See more »

Republic of China Army

The Republic of China Army (ROCA) is the largest branch of the Republic of China Armed Forces.

New!!: Cruise missile and Republic of China Army · See more »

Republic-Ford JB-2

The Republic-Ford JB-2, also known as the KGW and LTV-N-2 Loon, was a United States copy of the German V-1 flying bomb.

New!!: Cruise missile and Republic-Ford JB-2 · See more »

Richard Perle

Richard Norman Perle (born September 16, 1941) is an American statesman who served as Assistant Secretary of Defense for Global Strategic Affairs under President Ronald Reagan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Richard Perle · See more »

RIM-113

The RIM-113 Shipboard Intermediate Range Combat System, or SIRCS, was an advanced surface-to-air missile proposed by the United States Navy in the 1970s.

New!!: Cruise missile and RIM-113 · See more »

RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile

The RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) is a small, lightweight, infrared homing surface-to-air missile in use by the German, Japanese, Greek, Turkish, South Korean, Saudi Arabian, Egyptian, and U.S. navies.

New!!: Cruise missile and RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile · See more »

RIM-7 Sea Sparrow

RIM-7 Sea Sparrow is a U.S. ship-borne short-range anti-aircraft and anti-missile weapon system, primarily intended for defense against anti-ship missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and RIM-7 Sea Sparrow · See more »

Robert E. Finnigan

Robert Emmet Finnigan (born May 27, 1927) is an American pioneer in the development of gas chromatography–mass spectrometry equipment (GC/MS).

New!!: Cruise missile and Robert E. Finnigan · See more »

Robotics

Robotics is an interdisciplinary branch of engineering and science that includes mechanical engineering, electronics engineering, computer science, and others.

New!!: Cruise missile and Robotics · See more »

Rocketdyne H-1

The Rocketdyne H-1 is a thrust liquid-propellant rocket engine burning LOX and RP-1.

New!!: Cruise missile and Rocketdyne H-1 · See more »

Rockwell B-1 Lancer

The Rockwell B-1 LancerThe name "Lancer" is only applied to the B-1B version, after the program was revived.

New!!: Cruise missile and Rockwell B-1 Lancer · See more »

Roland Boyes

Roland Boyes (12 February 1937 – 16 June 2006) was a British Labour Party politician, amateur photographer and, in retirement, a fundraiser for research into Alzheimer's disease.

New!!: Cruise missile and Roland Boyes · See more »

Rolls-Royce Soar

The Rolls-Royce RB.82 Soar, also given the Ministry of Supply designation RSr., was a small, expendable British axial-flow turbojet intended for cruise missile use and built by Rolls-Royce Limited in the 1950s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Rolls-Royce Soar · See more »

Royal Navy Submarine Service

The Royal Navy Submarine Service is the submarine element of the Royal Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Royal Navy Submarine Service · See more »

Royal Netherlands Army Artillery

The Royal Netherlands Army Artillery provides artillery support for the Royal Netherlands Army.

New!!: Cruise missile and Royal Netherlands Army Artillery · See more »

RSS-40 Buran

The Buran cruise missile, designation RSS-40, was a Soviet intercontinental cruise missile capable of carrying a 3,500 kg nuclear warhead.

New!!: Cruise missile and RSS-40 Buran · See more »

RTV-A-2 Hiroc

The RTV-A-2 Hiroc (high-altitude rocket) was the United States' first attempt at an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).

New!!: Cruise missile and RTV-A-2 Hiroc · See more »

Rudolf E. Kálmán

Rudolf Emil Kálmán (Kálmán Rudolf Emil; May 19, 1930 – July 2, 2016) was a Hungarian-born American electrical engineer, mathematician, and inventor.

New!!: Cruise missile and Rudolf E. Kálmán · See more »

Russia and weapons of mass destruction

According to the Federation of American Scientists, an organization that assesses nuclear weapon stockpiles, as of 2017, the Russian Federation possesses 7,300 total nuclear warheads, of which 4,500 are strategically operational.

New!!: Cruise missile and Russia and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

Russia–NATO relations

NATO–Russian relations, relations between the NATO Military Alliance and the Russian Federation were established in 1991 within the framework of the North Atlantic Cooperation Council.

New!!: Cruise missile and Russia–NATO relations · See more »

Russia–United States relations

Russia–United States relations refers to the bilateral relationship between the United States and Russia.

New!!: Cruise missile and Russia–United States relations · See more »

Russian military intervention in the Syrian Civil War

The Russian military intervention in the Syrian Civil War began in September 2015, after an official request by the Syrian government for military aid against rebel and jihadist groups.

New!!: Cruise missile and Russian military intervention in the Syrian Civil War · See more »

Russian submarine Severodvinsk

K-560 Severodvinsk is a nuclear attack submarine of the Russian Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Russian submarine Severodvinsk · See more »

Ruud Lubbers

Rudolphus Franciscus Marie "Ruud" Lubbers (7 May 1939 – 14 February 2018) was a Dutch politician and diplomat of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA), who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 4 November 1982 until 22 August 1994.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ruud Lubbers · See more »

Ryan Model 147

The Ryan Model 147 Lightning Bug is a jet-powered drone, or unmanned aerial vehicle, produced and developed by Ryan Aeronautical from the earlier Ryan Firebee target drone series.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ryan Model 147 · See more »

S-125 Neva/Pechora

The S-125 Neva/Pechora (С-125 "Нева"/"Печора", NATO reporting name SA-3 Goa) Soviet surface-to-air missile system was designed by Aleksei Mihailovich Isaev to complement the S-25 and S-75.

New!!: Cruise missile and S-125 Neva/Pechora · See more »

S-300 missile system

The S-300 (NATO reporting name SA-10 Grumble) is a series of initially Soviet and later Russian long range surface-to-air missile systems produced by NPO Almaz, based on the initial S-300P version.

New!!: Cruise missile and S-300 missile system · See more »

S-300VM missile system

The S-300VM "Antey-2500" (NATO reporting name SA-23 Gladiator\Giant) is a Russian anti-ballistic missile system.

New!!: Cruise missile and S-300VM missile system · See more »

S-class destroyer (1917)

The S class (initially known as the Modified Trenchant classMarch, op. cit. p.215.) was a class of 67 destroyers ordered for the Royal Navy in 1917.

New!!: Cruise missile and S-class destroyer (1917) · See more »

Saab 32 Lansen

The Saab 32 Lansen (English: Lance) is a two-seat, transonic military aircraft designed and manufactured by Saab from 1955 to 1960 for the Swedish Air Force (Flygvapnet).

New!!: Cruise missile and Saab 32 Lansen · See more »

Saab 37 Viggen

The Saab 37 Viggen ("Thunderbolt") is a retired Swedish single-seat, single-engine, short-medium range combat aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Saab 37 Viggen · See more »

Saif al-Adel

Mohammed Salah al-Din Zaidan, known as Saif al-Adel (سيف العدل) (born 11 April 1960/63) is an Egyptian former military colonel, explosives expert, and a high-ranking member of al-Qaeda who is still at large.

New!!: Cruise missile and Saif al-Adel · See more »

Samantha Smith

Samantha Reed Smith (June 29, 1972 – August 25, 1985) was an American schoolgirl, peace activist, writer and child actress from Manchester, Maine, who became famous during the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union.

New!!: Cruise missile and Samantha Smith · See more »

Sarah Tisdall

Sarah Caroline Tisdall (born 1960 in Plymouth) is a former Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) clerical officer who was jailed for leaking British government documents to a newspaper in 1983.

New!!: Cruise missile and Sarah Tisdall · See more »

Schlesinger Doctrine

The "Schlesinger Doctrine" is the name, given by the press, to a major re-alignment of United States nuclear strike policy that was announced in January 1974 by the US Secretary of Defense, James Schlesinger.

New!!: Cruise missile and Schlesinger Doctrine · See more »

Sea denial

Sea denial is a military term describing attempts to deny the enemy's ability to use the sea without necessarily attempting to control the sea for its own use.

New!!: Cruise missile and Sea denial · See more »

Seawolf-class submarine

The Seawolf class is a class of nuclear-powered fast attack submarines (SSN) in service with the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Seawolf-class submarine · See more »

Section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms is a constitutional provision that protects an individual's autonomy and personal legal rights from actions of the government in Canada.

New!!: Cruise missile and Section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms · See more »

Security of person

Security of the person is a basic entitlement guaranteed by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted by the United Nations in 1948.

New!!: Cruise missile and Security of person · See more »

Sergei Khrushchev

Sergei Nikitich Khrushchev (Серге́й Ники́тич Хрущёв, born July 2, 1935) is the son of former Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev.

New!!: Cruise missile and Sergei Khrushchev · See more »

Sergei Korolev

Sergei Pavlovich Korolev (a,, also transliterated as Sergey Pavlovich Korolyov, Сергій Павлович Корольов Serhiy Pavlovych Korolyov; – 14 January 1966) worked as the lead Soviet rocket engineer and spacecraft designer during the Space Race between the United States and the Soviet Union in the 1950s and 1960s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Sergei Korolev · See more »

Severomorsk Disaster

The Severomorsk Disaster was a deadly series of munitions fires that resulted in the detonation and destruction of large amounts of munitions that lasted from May 13 to 17, 1984, within the Okolnaya naval munitions depot, near the Severomorsk Naval Base (headquarters of the revered Northern Fleet of the Russian Navy).

New!!: Cruise missile and Severomorsk Disaster · See more »

Ship

A ship is a large watercraft that travels the world's oceans and other sufficiently deep waterways, carrying passengers or goods, or in support of specialized missions, such as defense, research and fishing.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ship · See more »

Ship Self-Defense System

The Ship Self-Defense System (SSDS) is a combat system specifically designed for anti-air defense of aircraft carriers, and most other non-Aegis United States Navy combat ships.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ship Self-Defense System · See more »

Shock and awe

Shock and awe (technically known as rapid dominance) is a tactic based on the use of overwhelming power and spectacular displays of force to paralyze the enemy's perception of the battlefield and destroy its will to fight.

New!!: Cruise missile and Shock and awe · See more »

Short-range ballistic missile

A short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) is a ballistic missile with a range of about or less.

New!!: Cruise missile and Short-range ballistic missile · See more »

Sid Rawle

Sidney William "Sid" Rawle (1 October 1945 – 31 August 2010) was a British campaigner for peace and land rights, free festival organiser, and a former leader of the London squatters movement.

New!!: Cruise missile and Sid Rawle · See more »

Silbervogel

Silbervogel, (German for "silver bird"), was a design for a liquid-propellant rocket-powered sub-orbital bomber produced by Eugen Sänger and Irene Bredt in the late 1930s for The Third Reich/Nazi Germany.

New!!: Cruise missile and Silbervogel · See more »

Skyguard (area defense system)

Skyguard is a chemical laser-based area defense system proposed by Northrop Grumman, to protect airports and other areas against a variety of military threats including short-range ballistic missiles, short- and long-range rockets, artillery shells, mortars, unmanned aerial vehicles and cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Skyguard (area defense system) · See more »

SM-62 Snark

The Northrop SM-62 Snark was an early-model intercontinental range ground-launched cruise missile that could carry a W39 thermonuclear warhead.

New!!: Cruise missile and SM-62 Snark · See more »

SM-64 Navaho

The North American SM-64 Navaho was a supersonic intercontinental cruise missile project built by North American Aviation (NAA).

New!!: Cruise missile and SM-64 Navaho · See more »

SOM (missile)

SOM Cruise Missile (Satha Atılan Orta Menzilli Mühimmat) is a next-generation high precision cruise missile, which can be launched from land, sea and air platforms developed by TÜBİTAK SAGE, Defence Research and Development Institute of Turkey.

New!!: Cruise missile and SOM (missile) · See more »

Soumar (missile)

The Soumar (Persian: سومار) is an Iranian long-range cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and Soumar (missile) · See more »

South Korea Ballistic Missile Range Guidelines

In 1979, South Korea agreed to ballistic missile guidelines, limiting the country’s ballistic missile development and possession to 180 km in range.

New!!: Cruise missile and South Korea Ballistic Missile Range Guidelines · See more »

Soviet submarine K-43

K-43 was a nuclear-powered cruise missile submarine operated by the Soviet and Indian navies.

New!!: Cruise missile and Soviet submarine K-43 · See more »

Soviet submarine K-64

K-64 was a Russian designation shared by the first Alfa Class Submarine and later by a Delta IV class submarine.

New!!: Cruise missile and Soviet submarine K-64 · See more »

Special Relationship

The Special Relationship is an unofficial term for the political, diplomatic, cultural, economic, military, and historical relations between the United Kingdom and the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and Special Relationship · See more »

Squamish Five

The Squamish Five (sometimes referred to as the Vancouver Five) were a group of self-styled "urban guerrillas" active in Canada during the early 1980s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Squamish Five · See more »

SS-N-3 Shaddock

The P-5 "Pyatyorka" (П-5 «Пятёрка»; "Pyatyorka", "fiver" in English), also known by the NATO codename SS-N-3C Shaddock, is a Cold War era turbojet-powered cruise missile of the Soviet Union, designed by the Chelomey design bureau.

New!!: Cruise missile and SS-N-3 Shaddock · See more »

SSM-700K Haeseong

SSM-700K Haeseong (C-Star) Anti-ship Missile (Hangul: 해성 미사일) is a ship launched anti-ship cruise missile developed by the Korea Agency for Defense Development (ADD), LIG Nex1 and the Republic of Korea Navy in 2003.

New!!: Cruise missile and SSM-700K Haeseong · See more »

SSM-A-5 Boojum

The XSSM-A-5 Boojum, also known by the project number MX-775B, was a supersonic cruise missile developed by the Northrop Corporation for the United States Air Force in the late 1940s.

New!!: Cruise missile and SSM-A-5 Boojum · See more »

SSM-N-2 Triton

The SSM-N-2 Triton was a supersonic nuclear land-attack cruise missile project for the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and SSM-N-2 Triton · See more »

SSM-N-8 Regulus

The SSM-N-8A Regulus or the Regulus I was a United States Navy-developed ship-and-submarine-launched, nuclear-capable turbojet-powered second generation cruise missile, deployed from 1955 to 1964.

New!!: Cruise missile and SSM-N-8 Regulus · See more »

SSM-N-9 Regulus II

The SSM-N-9 Regulus II cruise missile is a supersonic guided missile armed with a nuclear warhead, intended for launching from surface ships and submarines of the U.S. Navy (USN).

New!!: Cruise missile and SSM-N-9 Regulus II · See more »

SSN (hull classification symbol)

An SSN is a nuclear-powered general-purpose attack submarine.

New!!: Cruise missile and SSN (hull classification symbol) · See more »

Standoff missile

Standoff missiles are missiles or bombs which may be launched at a distance sufficient to allow attacking personnel to evade defensive fire from the target area.

New!!: Cruise missile and Standoff missile · See more »

Stapleton, Staten Island

Stapleton is a neighborhood in northeastern Staten Island in New York City in the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and Stapleton, Staten Island · See more »

State-sponsored terrorism

State-sponsored terrorism is government support of violent non-state actors engaged in terrorism.

New!!: Cruise missile and State-sponsored terrorism · See more »

Stealth aircraft

Stealth aircraft are designed to avoid detection using a variety of technologies that reduce reflection/emission of radar, infrared, visible light, radio-frequency (RF) spectrum, and audio, collectively known as stealth technology.

New!!: Cruise missile and Stealth aircraft · See more »

Steve Ashley

Steve Frank Ashley (born 9 March 1946) is an English singer-songwriter, recording artist, multi-instrumentalist, writer and graphic designer.

New!!: Cruise missile and Steve Ashley · See more »

STRAT-X

--> STRAT-X, or Strategic-Experimental, was a U.S. government-sponsored study conducted during 1966 and 1967 that comprehensively analyzed the potential future of the U.S. nuclear deterrent force.

New!!: Cruise missile and STRAT-X · See more »

Strategic Air Command

Strategic Air Command (SAC) was both a Department of Defense Specified Command and a United States Air Force (USAF) Major Command (MAJCOM), responsible for Cold War command and control of two of the three components of the U.S. military's strategic nuclear strike forces, the so-called "nuclear triad," with SAC having control of land-based strategic bomber aircraft and intercontinental ballistic missiles or ICBMs (the third leg of the triad being submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM) of the U.S. Navy).

New!!: Cruise missile and Strategic Air Command · See more »

Strategic Arms Limitation Talks

The Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) were two rounds of bilateral conferences and corresponding international treaties involving the United States and the Soviet Union, the Cold War superpowers, on the issue of arms control.

New!!: Cruise missile and Strategic Arms Limitation Talks · See more »

Strategic bomber

A strategic bomber is a medium to long range penetration bomber aircraft designed to drop large amounts of air-to-ground weaponry onto a distant target for the purposes of debilitating the enemy's capacity to wage war.

New!!: Cruise missile and Strategic bomber · See more »

Strategic Defense Initiative

The Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) was a proposed missile defense system intended to protect the United States from attack by ballistic strategic nuclear weapons (intercontinental ballistic missiles and submarine-launched ballistic missiles).

New!!: Cruise missile and Strategic Defense Initiative · See more »

Strategic Missile Troops

The Strategic Missile Troops or Strategic Rocket Forces of the Russian Federation or RVSN RF are a military branch of the Russian Armed Forces that controls Russia's land-based intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs).

New!!: Cruise missile and Strategic Missile Troops · See more »

Strategy of Technology

The Strategy of Technology doctrine involves a country using its advantage in technology to create and deploy weapons of sufficient power and numbers so as to overawe or beggar its opponents, forcing them to spend their limited resources on developing hi-tech countermeasures and straining their economy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Strategy of Technology · See more »

Subhumans (Canadian band)

The Subhumans are a punk band formed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada in 1978.

New!!: Cruise missile and Subhumans (Canadian band) · See more »

Submarine

A submarine (or simply sub) is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater.

New!!: Cruise missile and Submarine · See more »

Submarine-launched cruise missile

A submarine-launched cruise missile (SLCM) is a cruise missile that is launched from a submarine (especially a SSG or SSGN).

New!!: Cruise missile and Submarine-launched cruise missile · See more »

Submarine-launched missile

A submarine-launched missile is a missile that can be launched from a submarine.

New!!: Cruise missile and Submarine-launched missile · See more »

Submarines in the United States Navy

There are three major types of submarines in the United States Navy: ballistic missile submarines, attack submarines, and cruise missile submarines.

New!!: Cruise missile and Submarines in the United States Navy · See more »

Suhail Akbar

Suhail Akbar is a fictional character in the Left Behind series of novels by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins.

New!!: Cruise missile and Suhail Akbar · See more »

Sukhoi Su-30MKI

The Sukhoi Su-30MKI (NATO reporting name: Flanker-H) is a twinjet multirole air superiority fighter developed by Russia's Sukhoi and built under licence by India's Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for the Indian Air Force (IAF).

New!!: Cruise missile and Sukhoi Su-30MKI · See more »

Sukhoi Su-34

The Sukhoi Su-34 (Сухой Су-34.; NATO reporting name: Fullback) is a Russian twin-engine, twin-seat, all-weather supersonic medium-range fighter-bomber/strike aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Sukhoi Su-34 · See more »

Sukhoi Su-35

The Sukhoi Su-35 (Сухой Су-35; NATO reporting name: Flanker-E)|group.

New!!: Cruise missile and Sukhoi Su-35 · See more »

SUM-N-2 Grebe

The SUM-N-2 Grebe, also known as Kingfisher E and SUM-2, was a rocket- and pulsejet-powered anti-ship and anti-submarine missile developed by the United States Navy in the late 1940s.

New!!: Cruise missile and SUM-N-2 Grebe · See more »

Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses

Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses (SEAD, pronounced), also known as "Wild Weasel" and "Iron Hand" operations in the United States, are military actions to suppress enemy surface-based air defenses, including not only surface-to-air missiles (SAMs) and anti-aircraft artillery (AAA) but also interrelated systems such as early-warning radar and command, control and communication (C3) functions, while also marking other targets to be destroyed by an air strike.

New!!: Cruise missile and Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses · See more »

Surface-to-air missile

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.

New!!: Cruise missile and Surface-to-air missile · See more »

Surface-to-surface missile

A surface-to-surface missile (SSM) or ground-to-ground missile (GGM) is a missile designed to be launched from the ground or the sea and strike targets on land or at sea.

New!!: Cruise missile and Surface-to-surface missile · See more »

Surgical strike

A surgical strike is a military attack which results in, was intended to result in, or is claimed to have resulted in only damage to the intended legitimate military target, and no or minimal collateral damage to surrounding structures, vehicles, buildings, or the general public infrastructure and utilities.

New!!: Cruise missile and Surgical strike · See more »

Surobi District (Kabul)

Surobi, Sarobi, or Sarubi District (سروبي ولسوالۍ) is a district of Kabul Province, Afghanistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Surobi District (Kabul) · See more »

Swiftsure-class submarine

The Swiftsure class was a class of nuclear-powered fleet submarines in service with the Royal Navy from the early 1970s until 2010.

New!!: Cruise missile and Swiftsure-class submarine · See more »

Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow

Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow is a third-person shooter stealth video game developed by SCE Bend Studio and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation Portable and PlayStation 2.

New!!: Cruise missile and Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow · See more »

T. V. Smith

Timothy "T.

New!!: Cruise missile and T. V. Smith · See more »

Tactical Air Command

Tactical Air Command (TAC) is an inactive United States Air Force organization.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tactical Air Command · See more »

TAI Şimşek

TAI Şimşek is a turbojet-powered radio-controlled high-speed target drone designed, developed and built by Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) between 2009-2012 for the needs of the Turkish Armed Forces.

New!!: Cruise missile and TAI Şimşek · See more »

TÜBİTAK Defense Industries Research and Development Institute

TÜBİTAK Defense Industries Research and Development Institute (TÜBİTAK Savunma Sanayii Araştırma ve Geliştirme Enstitüsü), shortly TÜBİTAK SAGE, is a Turkish institution carrying out research and development projects on defense industry technology.

New!!: Cruise missile and TÜBİTAK Defense Industries Research and Development Institute · See more »

Technology during World War II

Technology played a significant role in World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and Technology during World War II · See more »

Technology in Star Wars

The space opera blockbuster Star Wars has borrowed many real-life scientific and technological concepts in its settings.

New!!: Cruise missile and Technology in Star Wars · See more »

Teledyne CAE F106

Wikipedia:WikiProject Aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Teledyne CAE F106 · See more »

TERCOM

Terrain Contour Matching, or TERCOM, is a navigation system used primarily by cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and TERCOM · See more »

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), formerly Theater High Altitude Area Defense, is an American anti-ballistic missile defense system designed to shoot down short-, medium-, and intermediate-range ballistic missiles in their terminal phase (descent or reentry) by intercepting with a hit-to-kill approach.

New!!: Cruise missile and Terminal High Altitude Area Defense · See more »

TERPROM

TERPROM (terrain profile matching) is a military navigation Ground Proximity Warning System (GPWS) employed on aircraft and missiles, which uses stored digital elevation data combined with navigation system and radar altimeter inputs to compute the location of an aircraft or missile above the surface of the Earth.

New!!: Cruise missile and TERPROM · See more »

Terrorism in Canada

Terrorism in Canada has occurred on numerous occasions in the country's history.

New!!: Cruise missile and Terrorism in Canada · See more »

Terrorism in Yemen

In its war on terrorism in Yemen, the US government describes Yemen as "an important partner in the global war on terrorism".

New!!: Cruise missile and Terrorism in Yemen · See more »

The Detached Mission

The Detached Mission sometimes translated as Solo Voyage or Solo Journey (Одиночное плавание, translit. Odinochnoye plavanie) and also known as The Russian Hero is a 1985 Soviet military action film, directed by Mikhail Tumanishvili.

New!!: Cruise missile and The Detached Mission · See more »

The Domination

The Domination of the Draka is an alternate history series, generally regarded as dystopian, by S. M. Stirling.

New!!: Cruise missile and The Domination · See more »

The Grand Design (Yes, Prime Minister)

"The Grand Design" is the first episode of the BBC comedy series Yes, Prime Minister, first broadcast 9 January 1986.

New!!: Cruise missile and The Grand Design (Yes, Prime Minister) · See more »

The Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.

New!!: Cruise missile and The Guardian · See more »

The High and the Mighty (film)

The High and the Mighty is a 1954 WarnerColor American disaster film in CinemaScope directed by William A. Wellman and written by Ernest K. Gann who also wrote the 1953 novel on which his screenplay was based.

New!!: Cruise missile and The High and the Mighty (film) · See more »

The Path to 9/11

The Path to 9/11 is a two-part miniseries that aired in the United States on ABC television on September 10 – 11, 2006, and also in other countries.

New!!: Cruise missile and The Path to 9/11 · See more »

The War of the Worlds (1953 film)

The War of the Worlds (also known in promotional material as H. G. Wells' The War of the Worlds) is a 1953 American Technicolor science fiction drama film from Paramount Pictures, produced by George Pal, directed by Byron Haskin and starring Gene Barry and Ann Robinson.

New!!: Cruise missile and The War of the Worlds (1953 film) · See more »

Ticonderoga-class cruiser

The Ticonderoga class of guided missile cruisers is a class of warships in the United States Navy, first ordered and authorized in the 1978 fiscal year.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ticonderoga-class cruiser · See more »

Tide-Line Blue

is a Japanese anime series created by Satoru Ozawa and Umanosuke Iida for Bandai Visual and Telecom Animation Film.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tide-Line Blue · See more »

Tigerfish (torpedo)

The Mk 24 Tigerfish torpedo was a heavyweight acoustic homing torpedo used by the Royal Navy (RN) for several years.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tigerfish (torpedo) · See more »

Timeline of jet power

This article outlines the important developments in the history of the development of the air-breathing (duct) jet engine.

New!!: Cruise missile and Timeline of jet power · See more »

Timeline of the 2003 invasion of Iraq

This is a timeline of the events surrounding the United States-led invasion of Iraq in 2003.

New!!: Cruise missile and Timeline of the 2003 invasion of Iraq · See more »

Timeline of the 2011 Libyan Civil War and military intervention (16 August – 23 October)

The Libyan Civil War began on 17 February 2011 as a civil protest and later evolved into a widespread uprising.

New!!: Cruise missile and Timeline of the 2011 Libyan Civil War and military intervention (16 August – 23 October) · See more »

Timeline of the Syrian Civil War (May–December 2013)

The following is a timeline of the Syrian Civil War from May to December 2013.

New!!: Cruise missile and Timeline of the Syrian Civil War (May–December 2013) · See more »

Tomahawk (missile)

The Tomahawk Land Attack Missile (TLAM) is a long-range, all-weather, subsonic cruise missile that is primarily used by the United States Navy and Royal Navy in ship and submarine-based land-attack operations.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tomahawk (missile) · See more »

Tor missile system

The Tor missile system ("Тор"; torus) is an all-weather low to medium altitude, short-range surface-to-air missile system designed for engaging airplanes, helicopters, cruise missiles, precision guided munitions, unmanned aerial vehicles and short-range ballistic threats (Anti-Munitions).

New!!: Cruise missile and Tor missile system · See more »

Torpedo tube

A torpedo tube is a cylinder shaped device for launching torpedoes.

New!!: Cruise missile and Torpedo tube · See more »

Toshio Tamogami

General is a Japanese Air Self-Defense Force career military officer.

New!!: Cruise missile and Toshio Tamogami · See more »

Track-via-missile

Track-via-missile or TVM refers to a missile guidance technique which combines features of semi-active radar homing (SARH) and radio command guidance.

New!!: Cruise missile and Track-via-missile · See more »

Tumansky R-15

The Tumansky R-15 is an axial flow, single shaft turbojet with an afterburner.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tumansky R-15 · See more »

Tupolev Tu-121

The Tupolev Tu-121 was an unmanned aircraft, intended for use as a cruise missile, designed by Tupolev in the Soviet Union during the Cold War.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-121 · See more »

Tupolev Tu-123

The Tupolev Tu-123 Yastreb (Falcon, Ястреб) was one of the earliest Soviet reconnaissance drones that began development in 1960.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-123 · See more »

Tupolev Tu-126

The Tupolev Tu-126 (NATO reporting name: Moss) was an airborne early warning and control aircraft developed from the Tupolev Tu-114 airliner by the Tupolev design bureau.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-126 · See more »

Tupolev Tu-144

The Tupolev Tu-144 (Tyполев Ту-144; NATO reporting name: Charger) is a retired jet airliner and commercial supersonic transport aircraft (SST).

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-144 · See more »

Tupolev Tu-16

The Tupolev Tu-16 (NATO reporting name: Badger) was a twin-engined jet strategic heavy bomber used by the Soviet Union.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-16 · See more »

Tupolev Tu-160

The Tupolev Tu-160 (White Swan; NATO reporting name: Blackjack) is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber designed by the Tupolev Design Bureau in the Soviet Union.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-160 · See more »

Tupolev Tu-22M

The Tupolev Tu-22M (Russian: Туполев Ту-22М; NATO reporting name: Backfire) is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing, long-range strategic and maritime strike bomber developed by the Tupolev Design Bureau.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-22M · See more »

Tupolev Tu-95

The Tupolev Tu-95 (Туполев Ту-95; NATO reporting name: "Bear") is a large, four-engine turboprop-powered strategic bomber and missile platform.

New!!: Cruise missile and Tupolev Tu-95 · See more »

Turbojet

The turbojet is an airbreathing jet engine, typically used in aircraft.

New!!: Cruise missile and Turbojet · See more »

Twilight's Last Gleaming (novel)

Twilight's Last Gleaming is a 2014 novel by John Michael Greer.

New!!: Cruise missile and Twilight's Last Gleaming (novel) · See more »

Type 03 Chū-SAM

or SAM-4 or is a Japanese developed surface-to-air missile system currently in service with the Japan Army as JGSDF.

New!!: Cruise missile and Type 03 Chū-SAM · See more »

Type 035 submarine

The Type 035 submarine (NATO reporting name: Ming class) is a class of diesel-electric submarines of the People's Liberation Army Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Type 035 submarine · See more »

Type 039 submarine

The Type 039 submarine (NATO reporting name: Song-class) is a class of diesel-electric submarines of the People's Liberation Army Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Type 039 submarine · See more »

Type 052C destroyer

The Type 052C destroyer (NATO code name Luyang II class, or Lanzhou class after the lead ship) is a class of destroyer built by China.

New!!: Cruise missile and Type 052C destroyer · See more »

Type 052D destroyer

The Type 052D destroyer (NATO code name Luyang III class, or Kunming class after the lead ship) is a class of guided missile destroyers being deployed by the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy Surface Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and Type 052D destroyer · See more »

Type 054 frigate

The Type 054 (NATO Codename Jiangkai I) frigate is a Chinese multi-role warship that were commissioned in the People's Liberation Army Navy Surface Force in 2005.

New!!: Cruise missile and Type 054 frigate · See more »

Type 45 destroyer

The Type 45 destroyer, also known as the D or Daring class, is a class of six guided missile destroyers built for the United Kingdom's Royal Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Type 45 destroyer · See more »

Typhoon-class submarine

The Project 941 or Akula, Russian "Акула" ("Shark") class submarine (NATO reporting name: Typhoon) is a type of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine deployed by the Soviet Navy in the 1980s.

New!!: Cruise missile and Typhoon-class submarine · See more »

U.S. nuclear weapons in Japan

United States nuclear weapons were stored secretly at bases throughout Japan following World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and U.S. nuclear weapons in Japan · See more »

UB.109T

UB.109T was a British cruise missile project calling for a system able to deliver a 5,000 lb (2.27 tonne) conventional warhead over 465 miles (700 km) travelling at 600 mph at.

New!!: Cruise missile and UB.109T · See more »

UGM-27 Polaris

The UGM-27 Polaris missile was a two-stage solid-fueled nuclear-armed submarine-launched ballistic missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and UGM-27 Polaris · See more »

UGM-89 Perseus

The UGM-89 Perseus was a proposed U.S. Navy submarine-launched anti-ship (AShM) and anti-submarine (ASW) cruise missile that was developed under the Submarine Tactical Missile (STAM) project, which was also referred to as the Submarine Anti-ship Weapon System (STAWS).

New!!: Cruise missile and UGM-89 Perseus · See more »

Unidentified flying object

An unidentified flying object or "UFO" is an object observed in the sky that is not readily identified.

New!!: Cruise missile and Unidentified flying object · See more »

Unison Industries

Unison Industries, LLC, headquartered Jacksonville, Florida, is involved in the design, manufacture, and integration of electrical and mechanical components and systems for aircraft engines and airframes.

New!!: Cruise missile and Unison Industries · See more »

United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540

United Nations Security Council resolution 1540 was adopted unanimously on 28 April 2004 regarding the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.

New!!: Cruise missile and United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540 · See more »

United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973

United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973, on the situation in Libya, is a measure that was adopted on 17 March 2011.

New!!: Cruise missile and United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973 · See more »

United States and weapons of mass destruction

The United States is known to have possessed three types of weapons of mass destruction: nuclear weapons, chemical weapons, and biological weapons.

New!!: Cruise missile and United States and weapons of mass destruction · See more »

United States Army air defense

United States Army air defense relies on a range of ground launched missiles ranging from hand held to vehicle mounted systems.

New!!: Cruise missile and United States Army air defense · See more »

United States invasion of Grenada

The United States invasion of Grenada was a 1983 invasion led by the United States of the Caribbean island nation of Grenada, which has a population of about 91,000 and is located north of Venezuela, that resulted in a U.S. victory within a matter of weeks.

New!!: Cruise missile and United States invasion of Grenada · See more »

United States Navy

The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and United States Navy · See more »

United States Navy 1975 ship reclassification

The United States Navy reclassified many of its surface vessels in 1975, changing terminology and hull classification symbols for cruisers, frigates, and ocean escorts.

New!!: Cruise missile and United States Navy 1975 ship reclassification · See more »

United States Navy ships

The names of commissioned ships of the United States Navy all start with USS, for "United States Ship".

New!!: Cruise missile and United States Navy ships · See more »

United States presidential election, 2004 timeline

The following is a timeline of events during the 2004 U.S. presidential election.

New!!: Cruise missile and United States presidential election, 2004 timeline · See more »

USS Absecon (AVP-23)

The second USS Absecon (AVP-23) was a United States Navy ''Barnegat''-class seaplane tender in commission from 1943 to 1947, converted during construction to serve as a catapult training ship during World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Absecon (AVP-23) · See more »

USS Archerfish (SSN-678)

USS Archerfish (SSN-678), a ''Sturgeon''-class attack submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the archerfish, a family (Toxotidae) of fish notable for their habit of preying on insects and other animals by shooting them down with squirts of water from the mouth.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Archerfish (SSN-678) · See more »

USS Asheville (SSN-758)

USS Asheville (SSN-758), is a fast attack submarine.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Asheville (SSN-758) · See more »

USS Barb (SSN-596)

USS Barb (SSN-596), a ''Permit''-class attack submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the barb, a kingfish of the Atlantic coast.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Barb (SSN-596) · See more »

USS Baton Rouge (SSN-689)

USS Baton Rouge (SSN-689) is a nuclear-powered attack submarine which served with the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Baton Rouge (SSN-689) · See more »

USS Bering Strait (AVP-34)

USS Bering Strait (AVP-34) was a United States Navy small seaplane tender in commission from 1944 to 1946. She tended seaplanes during World War II in the Pacific in combat areas and earned three battle stars by war's end. After her U.S. Navy career ended, the ship served in the United States Coast Guard as the cutter USCGC Bering Strait (WAVP-382), later WHEC-382, from 1948 to 1971, seeing service in the Vietnam War. The Coast Guard decommissioned her at the beginning of 1971, and she was transferred to South Vietnam and served in the Republic of Vietnam Navy as the frigate RVNS Trần Quang Khải (HQ-02) until South Vietnams collapse at the end of the Vietnam War in April 1975. She fled to the Philippines, where she was incorporated into the Philippine Navy, in which she served from 1980 to 1985 as the frigate BRP Diego Silang (PF-9) and as BRP Diego Silang (PF-14) from 1987 to 1990.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Bering Strait (AVP-34) · See more »

USS Carpenter (DD-825)

USS Carpenter (DD/DDK/DDE-825) was a of the United States Navy, named for Lieutenant Commander Donald M. Carpenter (1894–1940).

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Carpenter (DD-825) · See more »

USS Castle Rock (AVP-35)

USS Castle Rock (AVP-35) was a United States Navy ''Barnegat''-class small seaplane tender in commission from 1944 to 1946 which saw service in the late months of World War II. After the war, she was in commission in the United States Coast Guard as the Coast Guard cutter USCGC Castle Rock (WAVP-383), later WHEC-383, from 1948 to 1971, seeing service in the Vietnam War during her Coast Guard career. Transferred to South Vietnam in 1971, she served in the Republic of Vietnam Navy as the frigate RVNS Trần Bình Trọng (HQ-05) and fought in the Battle of the Paracel Islands in 1974. When South Vietnam collapsed at the end of the Vietnam War in 1975, Trần Bình Trọng fled to the Philippines, where she served in the Philippine Navy from 1979 to 1985 as the frigate RPS (later BRP) Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10).

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Castle Rock (AVP-35) · See more »

USS Chincoteague (AVP-24)

USS Chincoteague (AVP-24) was a United States Navy seaplane tender in commission from 1943 to 1946 that saw service in the Pacific during World War II. After the war, she was in commission in the United States Coast Guard as the cutter USCGC Chincoteague (WAVP-375), later WHEC-375, from 1949 to 1972. She was transferred to South Vietnam in 1972 and was commissioned into service with the Republic of Vietnam Navy as the frigate RVNS Lý Thường Kiệt (HQ-16), seeing combat in the Battle of the Paracel Islands in 1974. When South Vietnam collapsed at the conclusion of the Vietnam War in 1975, she fled to the Philippines, where she was commissioned into the Philippine Navy, serving as the frigate RPS (later BRP) Andrés Bonifacio (PF-7) from 1976 to 1985.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Chincoteague (AVP-24) · See more »

USS Curtis Wilbur

USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG-54) is the fourth guided missile destroyer.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Curtis Wilbur · See more »

USS Cusk (SS-348)

USS Cusk (SS/SSG/AGSS-348), a ''Balao''-class submarine, was a ship of the United States Navy named for the cusk, a large food fish related to the cod.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Cusk (SS-348) · See more »

USS Decatur (DD-936)

The fourth USS Decatur (DD-936) was a ''Forrest Sherman''-class destroyer of the United States Navy in service from 1956 to 1983.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Decatur (DD-936) · See more »

USS Deyo

USS Deyo (DD-989), a ''Spruance''-class destroyer, was a ship of the United States Navy named for Vice Admiral Morton L. Deyo (1887–1973), a veteran destroyerman and distinguished naval gunfire support task force commander of World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Deyo · See more »

USS Gato (SSN-615)

was a ''Thresher/Permit''-class nuclear submarine known as the "Goal Keeper" or the "Black Cat." She was the second United States Navy ship named after the gato, a species of small catshark found in waters along the west coast of Mexico.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Gato (SSN-615) · See more »

USS Georgia (SSGN-729)

USS Georgia (SSBN-729/SSGN-729), an, is the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the fourth state.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Georgia (SSGN-729) · See more »

USS Gridley (DLG-21)

USS Gridley (DLG-21/CG-21), a guided missile cruiser, was the third ship of the United States Navy to be named after Charles Vernon Gridley, who distinguished himself with Admiral George Dewey's force at the Battle of Manila Bay on 1 May 1898.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Gridley (DLG-21) · See more »

USS Growler (SSG-577)

The USS Growler (SSG-577) was an early attempt by the U.S. Navy to field a cruise missile submarine which would provide a nuclear deterrent using its second series of cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Growler (SSG-577) · See more »

USS Hawaii (CB-3)

Hawaii (CB-3)Hawaii was never commissioned into the United States Navy, so it never carried the official USS marker before its formal name.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Hawaii (CB-3) · See more »

USS John C. Stennis

USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) is the seventh nuclear-powered supercarrier in the United States Navy, named for Senator John C. Stennis of Mississippi.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS John C. Stennis · See more »

USS John Paul Jones (DDG-53)

USS John Paul Jones (DDG-53) is the third guided missile destroyer and the first ship of the class homeported on the west coast.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS John Paul Jones (DDG-53) · See more »

USS Kentucky (BB-66)

USS Kentucky (BB-66) was an uncompleted battleship originally intended to be the second ship of the.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Kentucky (BB-66) · See more »

USS Key West (SSN-722)

USS Key West (SSN-722), a, was the third ship of the United States Navy to be named for Key West, Florida.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Key West (SSN-722) · See more »

USS King County (LST-857)

USS King County (LST-857) was an built for the United States Navy during World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS King County (LST-857) · See more »

USS Leftwich

USS Leftwich (DD-984) was a ''Spruance''-class destroyer built by the Ingalls Shipbuilding Division of Litton Industries at Pascagoula, Mississippi.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Leftwich · See more »

USS Long Beach (CGN-9)

USS Long Beach (CLGN-160/CGN-160/CGN-9) was a nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser in the United States Navy and the world's first nuclear-powered surface combatant. She was the third Navy ship named after the city of Long Beach, California. She was the sole member of the Long Beach-class, and the last cruiser built for the United States Navy to a cruiser design; all subsequent cruiser classes were built on scaled-up destroyer hulls or, in the case of the ''Albany''-class, converted from already existing cruisers. Long Beach was laid down 2 December 1957, launched 14 July 1959 and commissioned 9 September 1961 under the command of Eugene Parks Wilkinson, who previously served as the first commanding officer of the world's first nuclear-powered vessel, the submarine. She deployed to Vietnam during the war and served numerous times in the Western Pacific, Indian Ocean and Persian Gulf. By the 1990s, nuclear power was deemed too expensive to use on surface ships smaller than an aircraft carrier, while there were defense budget cutbacks after the end of the Cold War. Long Beach was decommissioned on 1 May 1995 instead of receiving her third nuclear refueling and proposed upgrade. What remained of the hull, after the superstructure had been removed and the ship defueled, was sold for scrap in 2012 at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Long Beach (CGN-9) · See more »

USS McKee (AS-41)

USS McKee (AS-41), named after Andrew McKee, was the third built by the Lockheed Shipbuilding and Construction Company of Seattle, Washington for the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS McKee (AS-41) · See more »

USS Milius

USS Milius (DDG-69) is an Aegis guided missile destroyer of the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Milius · See more »

USS North Dakota (SSN-784)

USS North Dakota (SSN-784) is a nuclear powered attack submarine of the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS North Dakota (SSN-784) · See more »

USS San Antonio

USS San Antonio (LPD-17), the lead ship of her class of amphibious transport dock or landing platform dock, is the first ship of the United States Navy to be named for the city of San Antonio, Texas.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS San Antonio · See more »

USS San Jacinto (CG-56)

USS San Jacinto (CG-56) is a in the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS San Jacinto (CG-56) · See more »

USS Shiloh (CG-67)

USS Shiloh (CG-67) is a ''Ticonderoga''-class guided missile cruiser of the United States Navy, named in remembrance of the Battle of Shiloh in the American Civil War.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Shiloh (CG-67) · See more »

USS Triton (SSRN-586)

USS Triton (SSRN/SSN-586), a United States Navy radar picket nuclear submarine, was the first vessel to execute a submerged circumnavigation of the Earth (Operation Sandblast), doing so in early 1960.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Triton (SSRN-586) · See more »

USS Wachapreague (AGP-8)

USS Wachapreague (AGP-8) was a motor torpedo boat tender in commission in the United States Navy from 1944 to 1946, seeing service in the latter part of World War II.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Wachapreague (AGP-8) · See more »

USS Whidbey Island (LSD-41)

USS Whidbey Island (LSD-41) is a ''Whidbey Island''-class dock landing ship of the United States Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and USS Whidbey Island (LSD-41) · See more »

V-1 flying bomb

The V-1 flying bomb (Vergeltungswaffe 1 "Vengeance Weapon 1")—also known to the Allies as the buzz bomb, or doodlebug, and in Germany as Kirschkern (cherrystone) or Maikäfer (maybug)—was an early cruise missile and the only production aircraft to use a pulsejet for power.

New!!: Cruise missile and V-1 flying bomb · See more »

V-weapons

V-weapons, known in original German as Vergeltungswaffen (German: "retaliatory weapons", "reprisal weapons"), were a particular set of long-range artillery weapons designed for strategic bombing during World War II, particularly terror bombing and/or aerial bombing of cities.

New!!: Cruise missile and V-weapons · See more »

Valour-class frigate

The South African Valour-class frigates are the major surface ships of the South African Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Valour-class frigate · See more »

Valveless pulsejet

A valveless pulsejet (or pulse jet) is the simplest known jet propulsion device.

New!!: Cruise missile and Valveless pulsejet · See more »

Vertical launching system

A vertical launching system (VLS) is an advanced system for holding and firing missiles on mobile naval platforms, such as surface ships and submarines.

New!!: Cruise missile and Vertical launching system · See more »

VFA-11

Strike Fighter Squadron 11 (VFA-11) is a United States Navy strike fighter squadron stationed at Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia, United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and VFA-11 · See more »

Victor-class submarine

The Victor class is the NATO reporting name for a type of nuclear-powered submarine that was originally put into service by the Soviet Union around 1967.

New!!: Cruise missile and Victor-class submarine · See more »

Vietnam People's Navy

The Vietnam People's Navy (Hải quân nhân dân Việt Nam), commonly known as the Vietnamese Navy or the Vietnamese People's Navy, is the naval branch of the Vietnam People's Army and is responsible for the protection of the country's national waters, islands, and interests of the maritime economy, as well as for the co-ordination of maritime police, customs service and the border defence force.

New!!: Cruise missile and Vietnam People's Navy · See more »

Viking-class submarine

The Viking-class submarine was a planned class of submarines to be built by the Viking Submarine Corporation.

New!!: Cruise missile and Viking-class submarine · See more »

Vladimir Chelomey

Vladimir Nikolayevich Chelomey (Russian: Влади́мир Никола́евич Челоме́й; Ukrainian: Володимир Миколайович Челомей; 30 June 1914 – 8 December 1984) was a Soviet mechanics scientist, aviation and missile engineer.

New!!: Cruise missile and Vladimir Chelomey · See more »

Vladimir Pasechnik

Vladimir Artemovich Pasechnik (12 October 1937 Stalingrad, USSR – 21 November 2001, Wiltshire, England) was a senior Soviet biologist and bioweaponeer who defected to the United Kingdom in 1989, alerting Western intelligence to the vast scope of Moscow's clandestine biological warfare (BW) program, known as Biopreparat.

New!!: Cruise missile and Vladimir Pasechnik · See more »

W41

W41 was the designation of an American nuclear warhead, which was investigated during the late 1950s.

New!!: Cruise missile and W41 · See more »

W46

Towards the end of 1955, consideration was given to using the physics package of the TX-46 aerial bomb as a warhead for the USAF Snark intercontinental cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and W46 · See more »

W80 (nuclear warhead)

The W80 is a relatively small thermonuclear warhead (fission-fusion or, more descriptively, a multi-staged device, in this case the most common two-stage configuration; the Teller-Ulam Design, or a Primary and Secondary Physics-Package detonated weapon) deployed by the U.S. enduring stockpile with a variable yield of of TNT.

New!!: Cruise missile and W80 (nuclear warhead) · See more »

Wake Island

Wake Island (also known as Wake Atoll) is a coral atoll in the western Pacific Ocean in the northeastern area of the Micronesia subregion, east of Guam, west of Honolulu and southeast of Tokyo.

New!!: Cruise missile and Wake Island · See more »

Wan Chien

The Wan Chien (Ten Thousands Swords) is an air to ground cruise missile developed and produced by the National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology, Taiwan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Wan Chien · See more »

WBZY Northern Might

BW (Bei-Wei or Beiwei, 北威, meaning Northern Might) UAVs are Chinese drones developed by Beijing.

New!!: Cruise missile and WBZY Northern Might · See more »

Whiskey-class submarine

Whiskey-class submarines (known in the Soviet Union as Projects 613, 644, and 665) are a class of naval submarines that the Soviet Union built in the early Cold War period.

New!!: Cruise missile and Whiskey-class submarine · See more »

Williams EJ22

The Williams EJ22 was a small turbofan engine that was being developed by Williams International for very light jet (VLJ) aircraft applications.

New!!: Cruise missile and Williams EJ22 · See more »

Williams F107

The Williams F107 (company designation WR19) is a small turbofan engine made by Williams International.

New!!: Cruise missile and Williams F107 · See more »

Williams F112

The Williams F112 is a small turbofan engine made by Williams International designed to power cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and Williams F112 · See more »

Williams International

Williams International is an American manufacturer of small gas turbine engines based in Commerce Township, Michigan, United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and Williams International · See more »

Williams V-Jet II

The Williams V-Jet II was designed and built by Burt Rutan's Scaled Composites for Williams International as a test bed and demonstrator aircraft for Williams' new FJX-1 turbofan engine.

New!!: Cruise missile and Williams V-Jet II · See more »

Woensdrecht

Woensdrecht is a municipality (named after the village) in the southern Netherlands.

New!!: Cruise missile and Woensdrecht · See more »

Wunderwaffe

Wunderwaffe is German for "Miracle Weapon" and was a term assigned during World War II by the Nazi Germany propaganda ministry to a few revolutionary "superweapons".

New!!: Cruise missile and Wunderwaffe · See more »

Xian H-6

The Xian H-6 is a licence-built version of the Soviet Tupolev Tu-16 twin-engine jet bomber, built for the Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and Xian H-6 · See more »

XSM-73 Goose

The Fairchild SM-73 (originally Bull Goose) was a sub-sonic, jet-powered, ground-launched decoy cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and XSM-73 Goose · See more »

XSM-74

The Convair XSM-74 was a sub-sonic, jet-powered, ground-launched decoy cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and XSM-74 · See more »

Ya-Ali (missile)

The Ya-Ali (Persian: یاعلی) is a land attack cruise missile (LACM) built by Iran.

New!!: Cruise missile and Ya-Ali (missile) · See more »

Yasen-class submarine

The Yasen-class submarine (Russian: Проект 885 "Ясень", "ash tree"; NATO reporting name: "Severodvinsk", also known erroneously as the Graney class) is the newest Russian nuclear-powered multipurpose attack submarine.

New!!: Cruise missile and Yasen-class submarine · See more »

Yemen

Yemen (al-Yaman), officially known as the Republic of Yemen (al-Jumhūriyyah al-Yamaniyyah), is an Arab sovereign state in Western Asia at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula.

New!!: Cruise missile and Yemen · See more »

YJ-12

The YJ-12 is a Chinese supersonic anti-ship cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and YJ-12 · See more »

YJ-18

The YJ-18 (NATO designation CH-SS-NX-13) is a Chinese family of anti-ship and land attack cruise missiles.

New!!: Cruise missile and YJ-18 · See more »

YJ-22

The YJ-22 is a LACM (land-attack cruise missile) development of the anti-ship C-802 with a 400 km range, and possible Satellite guidance/terrain mapping guidance currently said to be under development, Initial Operational Capability was expected after 2005.

New!!: Cruise missile and YJ-22 · See more »

YJ-62

The YJ-62 is a Chinese subsonic anti-ship cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and YJ-62 · See more »

YJ-83

The YJ-83 is a Chinese subsonic anti-ship cruise missile.

New!!: Cruise missile and YJ-83 · See more »

Yun Feng

The Yun Feng ("Cloud Peak") is a supersonic land attack cruise missile of Republic of China.

New!!: Cruise missile and Yun Feng · See more »

Zafar (anti-ship missile)

In response to the United States arms embargo of 1992, Iran turned toward domestically engineered- and produced-weapon systems.

New!!: Cruise missile and Zafar (anti-ship missile) · See more »

Zarb (missile)

The Zarb (Urdu: ضرب) is a subsonic surface anti-ship cruise missile, currently in service with Pakistan Navy.

New!!: Cruise missile and Zarb (missile) · See more »

Zero Option

The "Zero Option" was the name given to an American proposal for the withdrawal of all Soviet and United States intermediate-range nuclear missiles from Europe.

New!!: Cruise missile and Zero Option · See more »

Zhawar

Zhawar is an area within the Khost Province of Afghanistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and Zhawar · See more »

17th Training Wing

The 17th Training Wing (17 TRW) is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the Air Education and Training Command Second Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 17th Training Wing · See more »

1944 in science

The year 1944 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1944 in science · See more »

1956 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 1956.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1956 in aviation · See more »

1959 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 1959.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1959 in aviation · See more »

1983

The year 1983 saw both the official beginning of the Internet and the first mobile cellular telephone call.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1983 · See more »

1983 in Canada

Events from the year 1983 in Canada.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1983 in Canada · See more »

1983 in the United Kingdom

Events from the year 1983 in the United Kingdom.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1983 in the United Kingdom · See more »

1983 in the United States

Events from the year 1983 in the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1983 in the United States · See more »

1984

No description.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1984 · See more »

1987 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 1987.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1987 in aviation · See more »

1988 Black Sea bumping incident

The Black Sea bumping incident of 12 February 1988 occurred when American cruiser USS ''Yorktown'' tried to exercise the right of innocent passage through Soviet territorial waters in the Black Sea during the Cold War.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1988 Black Sea bumping incident · See more »

1995 CIA disinformation controversy

The 1995 CIA disinformation controversy arose when the Central Intelligence Agency revealed that between 1986 and 1994, it had delivered intelligence reports to the U.S. government based on agent reporting from confirmed or suspected Soviet operatives.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1995 CIA disinformation controversy · See more »

1995 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 1995.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1995 in aviation · See more »

1996 cruise missile strikes on Iraq

The 1996 cruise missile strikes on Iraq, codenamed Operation Desert Strike, were joint United States Navy-Air Force strikes conducted on 3 September against air defense targets in southern Iraq, in response to an Iraqi offensive in the Kurdish Civil War.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1996 cruise missile strikes on Iraq · See more »

1996 in aviation

1996 was the bloodiest year for commercial aviation since 1985: 1,845 people were killed in aviation accidents.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1996 in aviation · See more »

1996 world oil market chronology

*January 17: Iraq agrees to talks concerning a United Nations plan to allow for the Iraqi sale of $1 billion of oil for 90 days for a 180-day trial period.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1996 world oil market chronology · See more »

1998 in the United States

Events from the year 1998 in the United States.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1998 in the United States · See more »

1998 United States embassy bombings

The 1998 United States embassy bombings were attacks that occurred on August 7, 1998, in which over 200 people were killed in nearly simultaneous truck bomb explosions in two East African cities, one at the United States Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, the other at the United States Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1998 United States embassy bombings · See more »

1st Tactical Missile Squadron

The 1st Tactical Missile Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 1st Tactical Missile Squadron · See more »

2001 in Afghanistan

The following lists events that happened during 2001 in Afghanistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2001 in Afghanistan · See more »

2003 in Iraq

The following lists events in the year 2003 in Iraq.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2003 in Iraq · See more »

2007 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2007.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2007 in aviation · See more »

2007 in Pakistan

Events from the year 2007 in Pakistan.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2007 in Pakistan · See more »

2007 United States Air Force nuclear weapons incident

On August 29, 2007, six AGM-129 ACM cruise missiles, each loaded with a W80-1 variable yield nuclear warhead, were mistakenly loaded onto a United States Air Force (USAF) B-52H heavy bomber at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota and transported to Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2007 United States Air Force nuclear weapons incident · See more »

2012 Benghazi attack

The 2012 Benghazi attack was a coordinated attack against two United States government facilities in Benghazi, Libya by members of the Islamic militant group Ansar al-Sharia.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2012 Benghazi attack · See more »

2014 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2014.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2014 in aviation · See more »

2015 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2015.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2015 in aviation · See more »

2016 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2016.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2016 in aviation · See more »

2017 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2017.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2017 in aviation · See more »

2017 Shayrat missile strike

In the morning of 7 April 2017, the United States launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea into Syria, aimed at Shayrat Airbase controlled by the Syrian government.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2017 Shayrat missile strike · See more »

2018 missile strikes against Syria

On 14 April 2018, beginning at 04:00 Syrian time (UTC+3), the United States, France, and the United Kingdom carried out a series of military strikes involving aircraft and ship-based missiles against multiple government sites in Syria.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2018 missile strikes against Syria · See more »

212 (missile)

212 was a kind of soviet cruise missile developed in 1936 by Sergei Korolev.

New!!: Cruise missile and 212 (missile) · See more »

24th Tactical Missile Squadron

The 24th Tactical Missile Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 24th Tactical Missile Squadron · See more »

2d Bomb Wing

The 2d Bomb Wing is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the Air Force Global Strike Command and Eighth Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2d Bomb Wing · See more »

2K22 Tunguska

The 2K22 Tunguska (2К22 "Тунгуска".; Tunguska) is a Russian tracked self-propelled anti-aircraft weapon armed with a surface-to-air gun and missile system.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2K22 Tunguska · See more »

2T Stalker

The 2T Stalker, also known as BM-2T Stalker, is an armoured vehicle used by the Belarusian Army.

New!!: Cruise missile and 2T Stalker · See more »

302d Tactical Missile Squadron

The 302d Tactical Missile Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 302d Tactical Missile Squadron · See more »

306th Strategic Wing

The 306th Strategic Wing, previously the 306th Bombardment Wing, is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 306th Strategic Wing · See more »

30th Tactical Missile Squadron

The 30th Tactical Missile Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 30th Tactical Missile Squadron · See more »

320th Air Expeditionary Wing

The 320th Air Expeditionary Wing (320 AEW) is a provisional United States Air Force unit assigned to the Air Force District of Washington.

New!!: Cruise missile and 320th Air Expeditionary Wing · See more »

340th Flying Training Group

The 340th Flying Training Group (340 FTG) is an Air Reserve Component (ARC) of the United States Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 340th Flying Training Group · See more »

373d Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group

The United States Air Force's 373d Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group is a Twenty-Fifth Air Force unit located at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.

New!!: Cruise missile and 373d Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group · See more »

37th Air Army

The 37th Air Army (r) of the High Supreme Command (Strategic Purpose) was the strategic bomber force of the Russian Air Force from 1998 to 2009.

New!!: Cruise missile and 37th Air Army · See more »

397th Bombardment Wing

The 397th Bombardment Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit, last assigned to the 45th Air Division of Strategic Air Command at Dow Air Force Base, Maine, where it was inactivated on 25 April 1968.

New!!: Cruise missile and 397th Bombardment Wing · See more »

39th Air Base Wing

The 39th Air Base Wing (39 ABW) is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the Third Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 39th Air Base Wing · See more »

3M-51 Alfa

The P-900 Alfa (or also P-900A Alfa) П-900 3М51 Альфа Alfa AFM-L, GRAU designation 3M51, is an anti-ship missile (with LACM capabilities) developed from SS-N-30 (3M14), P-800 Oniks and P-700 Granit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 3M-51 Alfa · See more »

3M-54 Kalibr

The Russian 3M-54 Калибр (Kalibr) and 3M-14 Бирюза (Biryuza, Turqoise) (NATO codename SS-N-27 Sizzler and SS-N-30A) are Russian surface ship and submarine-launched anti-ship and coastal anti ship (AShM) and land attack cruise missiles (LACM) developed by the Novator Design Bureau (OKB-8).

New!!: Cruise missile and 3M-54 Kalibr · See more »

3M22 Zircon

The 3M22 Zircon also sometimes spelled 3M22 Tsirkon (Циркон, NATO reporting name: SS-N-33) is a maneuvering anti-ship hypersonic cruise missile developed in Russia.

New!!: Cruise missile and 3M22 Zircon · See more »

41 for Freedom

41 for Freedom refers to the US Navy Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) submarines from the,,,, and es.

New!!: Cruise missile and 41 for Freedom · See more »

410th Air Expeditionary Wing

The United States Air Force's 410th Air Expeditionary Wing (410 AEW) is a provisional United States Air Force unit assigned to Air Combat Command (ACC) It may be activated or inactivated at any time.

New!!: Cruise missile and 410th Air Expeditionary Wing · See more »

416th Air Expeditionary Wing

The 416th Air Expeditionary Wing (AEW) is a provisional unit assigned to the Air Combat Command of the United States Air Force to activate or inactivate as needed. The wing began life in World War II as the 416th Bombardment Group (BG). The group was a Douglas A-20 Havoc light bomb group assigned to Ninth Air Force in Western Europe. It was awarded a Distinguished Unit Citation for its actions in France when, in spite of intense resistance, the group bombed bridges, railways, rolling stock, and a radar station to disrupt the German retreat through the Falaise-Argentan gap. It converted to Douglas A-26 Invaders while engaged in combat and continued to support ground forces through the end of the war. The group's heritage was continued by the 416th Bombardment Wing (BW), a Strategic Air Command B-52 Stratofortress wing that conducted strategic bombardment training and air refueling operations on a global scale based at Griffiss Air Force Base in New York. 416th BW crews and aircraft deployed to the Pacific during the Vietnam War era to support SAC operations during the conflict. In 1984, the wing and group were consolidated and became a single unit. In 1991, wing crews and aircraft participated in the war in Southwest Asia. The 416th was inactivated as part of the Post-Cold War drawdown of United States strategic forces in 1995 (BRAC 1993) and the closure of Griffiss AFB. In 2002 the wing was converted to provisional status as the 416th Air Expeditionary Group It served as the host unit at Karshi-Khanabad Air Base (K2), in Qarshi, Uzbekistan, from 2002 to 2005, where it supported operations against the Taliban and al-Qaeda in Afghanistan. It was redesignated as the 416th Air Expeditionary Wing in 2010, but the current status of this unit is not publicly known.

New!!: Cruise missile and 416th Air Expeditionary Wing · See more »

449th Air Expeditionary Group

The 449th Air Expeditionary Group (449 AEG) is a provisional United States Air Force unit assigned to the Seventeenth Air Force supporting United States Africa Command.

New!!: Cruise missile and 449th Air Expeditionary Group · See more »

450th Bombardment Wing

The 450th Bombardment Wing is an inactive United States Air Force (USAF) unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 450th Bombardment Wing · See more »

454th Bombardment Wing

The 454th Bombardment Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 454th Bombardment Wing · See more »

456th Bombardment Wing

The 456th Bombardment Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 456th Bombardment Wing · See more »

484th Air Expeditionary Wing

The 484th Air Expeditionary Wing (484 AEW) is a provisional United States Air Force unit assigned to Air Combat Command.

New!!: Cruise missile and 484th Air Expeditionary Wing · See more »

485th Air Expeditionary Wing

The 485th Air Expeditionary Wing is a provisional United States Air Force unit assigned to Air Combat Command.

New!!: Cruise missile and 485th Air Expeditionary Wing · See more »

488th Tactical Missile Wing

The 488th Tactical Missile Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

New!!: Cruise missile and 488th Tactical Missile Wing · See more »

53d Electronic Warfare Group

The 53d Electronic Warfare Group is a component unit of the 53d Wing of the Air Force Warfare Center, Air Combat Command, headquartered at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

New!!: Cruise missile and 53d Electronic Warfare Group · See more »

6th Air and Air Defence Forces Army

The 6th Red Banner Leningrad Army of Air and Air Defence Forces (6-я Краснознамённая Ленинградская армия Военно-воздушных сил и противовоздушной обороны) is an Air Army of the Russian Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 6th Air and Air Defence Forces Army · See more »

70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing

The 70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing (70th ISR Wing) is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the Twenty-Fifth Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing · See more »

76th Maintenance Wing

The 76th Maintenance Wing is a wing of the United States Air Force based out of Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma.

New!!: Cruise missile and 76th Maintenance Wing · See more »

7th Bomb Wing

The 7th Bomb Wing (7 BW) is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the Global Strike Command Eighth Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 7th Bomb Wing · See more »

868th Tactical Missile Training Squadron

The 868th Tactical Missile Training Squadron is an inactive unit of the United States Air Force.

New!!: Cruise missile and 868th Tactical Missile Training Squadron · See more »

87th Tactical Missile Squadron

The 87th Tactical Missile Squadron is an inactive squadron of the United States Air Force last based at RAF Molesworth, England.

New!!: Cruise missile and 87th Tactical Missile Squadron · See more »

92d Air Refueling Squadron

The 92d Air Refueling Squadron is a squadron of the 92d Air Refueling Wing's 92d Operations Group, stationed at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington.

New!!: Cruise missile and 92d Air Refueling Squadron · See more »

9K720 Iskander

The 9K720 Iskander («Искандер»; NATO reporting name SS-26 Stone) is a mobile short-range ballistic missile system produced and deployed by the Russian Federation.

New!!: Cruise missile and 9K720 Iskander · See more »

Redirects here:

Conventional guided missiles, Cruise Missile, Cruise missiles, Hypersonic cruise missile, Hypersonic missile, Land-attack cruise missile, Supersonic cruise missile.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cruise_missile

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »