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Definition of the noun Air Support
What does Air Support mean as a name of something?
- The act of using aircraft to attack an enemy to assist ground military forces.
"Air Support" is the name of two distinct video games, one released in 1984 and another released in 1992.
- mode: Single-player video game
- genres: Strategy video game, Simulation video game, Action game
- publisher: Psygnosis
- released in (23 years ago)
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Air Support
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Close air support is an air action by either fixed and rotary wing aircraft against hostile targets which are near friendly forces and which require detailed integration of each air mission with the fire and maneuver of those forces. Several different ...
by Brereton Greenhous
As one reconnaissance regiment observed, ' Visible air support is a great morale raiser for troops who do not understand what air ...
by E W Farnsworth
Air support is a convenience. “Kilo One, DE Alpha Two, Over.” “Roger. Loitering.” “Wax 'em!” “Watch your 6, Alpha Two.
US and UK Armed Forces in the 21st Century by Alastair Finlan
Additionally, because battlefield air support is a priority to the British Army, it would receive the necessary financial investment to ensure adequate support. The current poor state of British battlefield support helicopters, especially the sheer ...
by Us Department Of Defense
air support coordination section — In amphibious operations, the section of the Navy tactical air control...
air support operations center — The principal air control agency of the theater air control system responsible for the ...
by James C. Bradford
aviation matured, leaders began subdividing support for ground forces into reconnaissance, close air support (CAS), and battlefield air interdiction (BIA) functions, although the later two often melt together. Military use of the airplane in World ...
The War against Germany and Italy by Anne Sharp Wells
Intelligence and Anglo-American Air Support in World War Two: The Western ...
by Christopher Chant
Air support for the US 7th Army was the responsibility of Major General Edwin House's XII Air Support Command. On the Allied right flank Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay's Eastern Naval Task Force catered for General Sir Bernard Montgomery's ...
by Ronald B. Frankum Jr.
Ground support missions, or close air support, caused as many PAVN and NLF casualties as ground engagements. This aspect of the air war was credited with saving a significant number of U.S., RVN, and allied personnel. Airpower gave the ...
Indeed, Allied air forces conducted massive bombing campaigns of cities in Germany and Japan, but they also deliberatelytargeted Axis industry and infrastructure and provided close air support to forces on the ground. Historians continue to ...
by James Gilbert Ryan, Leonard C Schlup
United States air operations in the European theater involved two distinct plans: a strategic campaign against the German war economy and tactical air support for American ground troops.
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Bettine and Gerard van den Brink of De Valk Roofvogels were giving their traditional falconry demonstration with various birds of prey, during Het Rondje Vierhouten.
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