Enemy Air

Some articles on air, enemy, enemy air:

USS Tingey (DD-539) - World War II
... Point to eliminate the site as a Japanese submarine and air base ... after strike against Guam and Rota and decimated the massed attacks of enemy aircraft flung at them by Japanese Admiral Jisaburo Ozawa in the 19 June battle, later ... Tingey accompanied the group as it conducted air strikes on Pagan Island ...
Anti-radiation Missile - Air-to-Ground
... aircraft in the SEAD (Suppression of Enemy Air Defense) role (known to the USAF as "Wild Weasels"), the primary purpose of this type of missile is to degrade enemy air defenses in the first period of a conflict ... Aircraft which fly with strike aircraft to protect them from enemy air defences often also carry cluster bombs and are known as a SEAD escort ... In any case, even a temporary shut down of the enemy's missile guidance radar can be of a great advantage to friendly aircraft during battle ...

Famous quotes containing the words air and/or enemy:

    Success four flights Thursday morning all against twenty one mile wind started from Level with engine power alone speed through air thirty one miles longest 57 second inform Press home Christmas.
    Orville Wright (1871–1948)

    Unfortunately the laughter of adults too often carries to the ears of the young the ring of ridicule, that annihilating enemy of human dignity. Like grownups, children enjoy participating in a joke and appreciate admiration of their wit and cleverness, but do not enjoy being the butt of the jokes
    Leontine Young (20th century)