time on target
1. Time at which aircraft are scheduled to attack/photograph the target. 2. The actual time at which aircraft attack/photograph the target. 3. The time at which a nuclear detonation as planned at a specified desired ground zero. Also called TOT.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • Time On Target — or (TOT) is an estimate of when an artillery bombardment or an airstrike will strike an intended target area. It was first developed by the US Army shortly before World War II to help improve the effectiveness of artilery firepower.Allied… …   Wikipedia

  • Time On Target — (TOT), zu deutsch etwa Zeit über Ziel, ist ein Verfahren der Artillerie oder von Bombern, bei dem die abgefeuerten Geschosse alle zur gleichen Zeit im Zielgebiet einschlagen. Hintergrund Beim klassischen Einsatz der Artillerie ist die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • time on target — taikinio puolimo laikas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Kitose srityse, išskyrus oro pajėgų operacijas, laikas, kai pirmas pabūklų šūvis pasiekia taikinius. atitikmenys: angl. time on target pranc. heure sur l’objectif …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • time on target — taikinio puolimo laikas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Laikas, kada orlaiviams nurodyta pulti ar fotografuoti taikinį. atitikmenys: angl. time on target pranc. heure sur l’objectif …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • time on target — taikinio puolimo laikas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Suderintų jūrų pajėgų operacijų metu – pirmo sviedinio sprogimo nurodyto taikinio zonoje laikas. atitikmenys: angl. time on target pranc. heure sur l’objectif …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • time on target — a concentration of artillery fire on a target in which the time of firing by each unit participating is so regulated that all the projectiles reach the target simultaneously …   Useful english dictionary

  • time on target — The time, either planned or actual, at which an aircraft strikes or photographs a target …   Aviation dictionary

  • time to target — The number of minutes and seconds to elapse before aircraft ordnance impacts on target. Also called TTT …   Military dictionary

  • time over target — The time at which an aircraft arrives over a designated point to conduct an air mission on a target …   Aviation dictionary

  • on target — ► if you are on target with a project, etc., you are likely to achieve what you planned at the time you intended: »The company s ambitious growth plans are on target. on target to do sth »We are on target to meet our sales goals for the coming… …   Financial and business terms

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