air-launched
adj.
Air-launched is used with these nouns: ↑missile

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • air-launched cruise missile — /air lawncht , lahncht /, Mil. a winged, jet powered missile designed to be launched from an aircraft and to fly toward the target at low altitude on automatic guidance, with a range of almost 2500 mi. (4023 km). Abbr.: ALCM, A.L.C.M. * * * …   Universalium

  • air-launched cruise missile — /air lawncht , lahncht /, Mil. a winged, jet powered missile designed to be launched from an aircraft and to fly toward the target at low altitude on automatic guidance, with a range of almost 2500 mi. (4023 km). Abbr.: ALCM, A.L.C.M …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Air-to-surface missile — An air to surface missile (also, air to ground missile, AGM, ASM or ATGM) is a missile designed to be launched from military aircraft (bombers, attack aircraft, fighter aircraft or other kinds) and strike ground targets on land, at sea, or both.… …   Wikipedia

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