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When the United States and its cruise missiles arrived, major construction started at the base.How Bentley took over and transformed a World War II air base|Kristen Lee/The Drive|September 17, 2021|Popular-Science
North Korea has built cruise missiles before, but none with the range of the weapons in their weekend test.How North Korea’s cruise missiles could surprise its enemies|Kelsey D. Atherton|September 15, 2021|Popular-Science
These troops are joined by a steady increase in warplanes, attack helicopters, tanks, cruise missiles and all the other matériel necessary for a conventional invasion.Russia Is Murdering the Kremlin's Biggest Critic in Plain Sight. Who Will Save Alexei Navalny?|Michael Weiss|April 22, 2021|Time
Its 24 heavyweight weapons, naval cruise missiles, F21 torpedoes, and anti-ship missiles, would be launched from both torpedo tubes on the sides and at the rear of the vessel.Electric propulsion makes this French submarine concept extra sneaky|Christina Mackenzie|November 30, 2020|Popular-Science
Ships bells, submarine periscopes, cruise missiles and huge Civil War guns are among them.Giant anchors, wrecked boats and a ‘Liberty’ clock: Inside the storage site for Navy museum|Michael Ruane|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
The reason pilots would choose to use guns over a bomb or a missile is simple.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These skills are particularly needed when, as in the case of the AirAsia flight, the airplane is at cruise altitude.
Nerd Cruise By Adam Rogers, Wired What 800 Nerds on a Cruise Ship Taught Me About Life, the Universe, and Snorkeling.
We know that the skies are open season for all manner of drone traffic, from missile launchers to beer droppers.
In the later stages of the war, the American-made Stinger missile was introduced and wreaked havoc among the Soviet helicopters.
And Jack come home from a long cruise, with prize-money in his pockets, was as ostentatious as any nouveau riche.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
Yet in doing this they usually seem to have no idea of aim, but toss the missile aimlessly into the air.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
But the latter, who was watching him, dodged the missile, which struck into the wall a few inches from his head.The Border Rifles|Gustave Aimard
And every boy made a dash for the camp to secure anything he might need on a cruise down the bay.The Rival Campers|Ruel Perley Smith
In his first cruise he was out forty-five days, and in that time he captured fourteen vessels and 166 prisoners.Stories of Our Naval Heroes|Various
British Dictionary definitions for cruise missile
Cultural definitions for cruise missile
A military missile equipped with an onboard computer that allows it to guide itself on a preprogrammed course over long distances by sensing the terrain and comparing it to maps stored in its memory. (See smart weapons (see also smart weapons).)