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May 29, 2017

Air-to-Surface

  • Background: Pulse-Doppler & AESA Radars

    by - Mar 12, 2016
    Radars are basically systems that use radio waves to detect objects. They emit radio waves in order to determine whether an object is in the sky....Read More
  • Brimstone, JAGM and The Future of Air-to-Ground Missiles

    by - Dec 6, 2015
    The MBDA (UK) Brimstone air-to-ground missile has taken on quite a bit of attention in recent days following Britain’s decision to deploy its combat aircraft to Syria. In fact, Prime Minister David Cameron even specifically mentioned...
  • Anti-Ship Missiles

    by - Sep 28, 2015
    By Bilal Khan Anti-ship missiles (AShM) are a vital staple in the naval munitions inventory of modern militaries. As the name would probably suggest, AShMs are designed to target and sink enemy naval vessels. The concept...
  • Laser Guided Bombs

    by - Sep 14, 2015
    By Bilal Khan One could look at the laser-guided bomb (LGB) as a major milestone in the development of precision-guided munitions (PGMs), especially in terms of how it advanced the use of electronics in air-to-surface munitions....
  • What is ‘Precision Strike?’

    by - Sep 12, 2015
    By Bilal Khan While the concept of “precision strike” has been in use since as far back as Vietnam War, the term became popular with the advent of the first U.S invasion of Iraq in 1991...