command guidance
A guidance system wherein intelligence transmitted to the missile from an outside source causes the missile to traverse a directed flight path.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • command guidance — noun a method of controlling the flight of a missile by commands originating from the ground or from another missile • Hypernyms: ↑steering, ↑guidance, ↑direction * * * Electronics. a missile guidance system in which commands for controlling the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • command guidance — A system of guidance in which the missile is given guidance signals from a source other than from within the missile itself. Normally, two radars are used one to track the missile and the other the target. The commands may be sent automatically… …   Aviation dictionary

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  • command guidance — Electronics. a missile guidance system in which commands for controlling the flight of the vehicle originate from a source on the ground or in another vehicle. Cf. inertial guidance. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • command guidance — /kəˈmænd gaɪdns/ (say kuh mand guydns) noun a system of missile guidance in which computed information transmitted to a missile causes it to follow a planned course …   Australian English dictionary

  • command guidance — determining the path of a guided missile and making adjustments during flight as necessary …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Command guided — Command guidance is a type of missile guidance in which a ground station or aircraft relay signals to a guided missile via radio (or possibly through a wire connecting the missile to the launcher) and tell the missile where to steer in order to… …   Wikipedia

  • Command Data Buffer — (CDB) was a system used by the United States Air Force s Minuteman ICBM force. CDB was a method to transfer targeting information from a Minuteman Launch Control Center to an individual missile by communications lines. Prior to CDB, new missile… …   Wikipedia

  • Command of the sea — USS Abraham Lincoln, a US Navy aircraft carrier, a means of global maritime power projection. A naval force has command of the sea when it is so strong that its rivals cannot attack it directly. Also called sea control, this dominance may apply… …   Wikipedia

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