airborne assault
See assault phase, Part 2.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • airborne assault gun — savaeigis aviadesantinis artilerijos įrenginys statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Savaeigis, aviamobilus ir desantuojamas parašiutine sistema oro desanto pajėgų artilerijos pabūklas. Tokio pabūklo pavyzdys – JAV 90 mm savaeigė prieštankinė… …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • airborne assault weapon — An unarmored, mobile, full tracked gun providing a mobile antitank capability for airborne troops. Can be airdropped …   Military dictionary

  • airborne assault operation — An airborne operation in which personnel and their support equipment are inducted into the target area by parachutes or by slithering from helicopters. None of the personnel or the equipment is delivered by landing aircraft or helicopters …   Aviation dictionary

  • Airborne forces — Airborne Military parachuting or gliding form of inserting personnel or supplies. Purpose Delivering personnel, equipment, or supplies. Origins Attributed to Italian troops on November 1927. [ Parachutist Badge awarded by the United States Army… …   Wikipedia

  • assault carrier — assault carrier, an aircraft carrier that provides a base for an airborne assault or for air support during an assault …   Useful english dictionary

  • airborne — i. The state of an aircraft from the moment it becomes entirely sustained by air (i.e., it has gained flying speed) until it ceases to be so sustained (i.e., either landed or crashed). In the case of lighter than air aircraft, they are not said… …   Aviation dictionary

  • airborne operations — Operations involving movement and delivery by air, into an objective area, of combat forces and their logistics support for execution of a tactical or a strategic mission. The means employed may be a combination of airborne units, air… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Assault gun — An assault gun is a gun or howitzer mounted on a motor vehicle or armored chassis, designed for use in the direct fire role in support of infantry when attacking other infantry or fortified positions.Historically the custom built fully armored… …   Wikipedia

  • Airborne (G.I. Joe) — Infobox G.I. Joe character name = Airborne caption = affiliation = G.I. Joe function = Helicopter Assault Trooper realname = Franklin E. Talltree birthplace = Navajo Reservation, Arizona serial = RA030446233 rank = E 5 Sergeant primaryMOS =… …   Wikipedia

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