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North-West Europe campaign of 1944–45

North-West Europe 1944–1945 is a battle honour earned by regiments of the British Commonwealth forces during the Second World War that took part in the actions of the northern part of the wars Western Front. The battle honour North-West Europe is ...

                                               

Norway 1941 (Battle honour)

Norway 1941 was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following operations in the Second World War: Operation Gauntlet. (Операция Перчатку) Operation Archery. (Операция По Стрельб ...

                                               

Scarpe 1917 (Battle honour)

Scarpe 1917 was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: Third Battle of the Scarpe, 3–4 May 1917. First Battle of the Scarpe, 9–14 Apr 1917. ...

                                               

Somme 1918 (Battle honour)

Somme 1918 was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: Second Battle of the Somme 1918, 21 August – 5 September 1918. First Battle of the Som ...

                                               

Tigris 1916 (Battle honour)

Tigris 1916 was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in the ultimately unsuccessful attempt to relieve the Siege of Kut in the Mesopotamian Campaign of the Great War. Battles included: Battle of Hanna ...

                                               

Vester Alles Kaserne

Vester Alle Kaserne is a former military barracks and listed building in the city of Aarhus. The barracks was built on the area between Vester Alle, Frederiks Alle and Thomas Jensens Alle in 1875-1878 and was closed in 1969 after which the buildi ...

                                               

AAM-1 (Japanese missile)

The Mitsubishi AAM-1 was a Japanese infrared homing air-to-air missile developed from the AIM-9E Sidewinder missile. Approximately 330 were produced between 1969 and 1971. Its performance characteristics are similar to Sidewinder, but it is sligh ...

                                               

AAM-2

The Mitsubishi AAM-2 was a Japanese air-to-air missile. It was a copy of AIM-4D Falcon with an all-aspect infrared homing seeker, but did not enter production.

                                               

AGM-87 Focus

The missile was a development of the AIM-9B Sidewinder air-to-air missile, intended for use against ground targets. Development took place at the China Lake Naval Weapons Center during the late 1960s. The infrared homing method of the Sidewinder ...

                                               

AGM-124 Wasp

The AGM-124 Wasp is a missile developed by the United States. The Wasp grew out of the 1975 WAAM program initiated by the US Air Force in order to develop a series of new air-to-ground anti-armour weapons for close-support aircraft. The three-pro ...

                                               

Antelope air defence system

The Antelope air defense system is a Taiwanese short range ground-to-air anti-aircraft defense system in operation with the Republic of China Army.

                                               

Bora (missile)

Bora is a tactical ballistic missile developed by Turkish company ROKETSAN. Export version is called Khan. It has 610 mm diameter, a length of 7.8 m, a total weight of 2500 kg, and 280 km maximum range. It uses GPS and inertial guidance and its l ...

                                               

Compact Kinetic Energy Missile

The Compact Kinetic Energy Missile was a developmental program to produce a hypersonic anti-tank guided missile for the U.S. Army. Lockheed Martin was the primary contractor. The program was the third in a series of projects based on kinetic ener ...

                                               

GOKTUĞ

GOKTUĞ is a Turkish programme by TUBITAK-SAGE to develop two air-to-air missiles. Gokdoğan short-range infrared homing and Bozdoğan beyond visual range active radar homing missiles. Both missiles were successfully flight-tested in 2018.

                                               

Karaok

Karaok is a new 125 mm manportable short-range anti-tank guided missile in development by Roketsan. The range is more than 1000 m, a weight less than 25 kg launcher and effector, length 110 cm

                                               

Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System

The Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System is a small, man-portable loitering munition developed for the U.S. Army. It is intended to combat non-line-of-sight targets such as snipers and enemy combatants planting IEDs. It can also attack targets ...

                                               

List of United States Navy Guided Missile Launching Systems

The Guided Missile Launching System is a device for launching guided missiles, and is found on many U.S. Navy ships. This list includes all launchers that are part of the designation series. Included on this list are missile launchers that have n ...

                                               

Long-Range Engagement Weapon

Long-Range Engagement Weapon LREW is a US Air Force concept for a next-generation beyond visual range air-to-air missile with the tentative name "Peregrine." Concept image shows a large, two-stage missile launched from an internal weapons bay of ...

                                               

Low Cost Autonomous Attack System

The Low Cost Autonomous Attack System. In 1998 the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army Lockheed Martin began to examine the feasibility of a small, affordable cruise missile weapon for use against armoured and unarmoured vehicles, materiel and personnel ...

                                               

Low Cost Miniature Cruise Missile

The Low Cost Miniature Cruise Missile is a Lockheed Martin program to develop a small, affordable cruise missile which will fit inside the internal weapons bay of the F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II.

                                               

LTV-N-4

The LTV-N-4 was an American experimental rocket, developed by the Naval Ordnance Test Station for the development and testing of large solid-fueled rocket boosters for ramjet-powered missiles. Described as "more powerful than the V-2", a number o ...

                                               

Luz (missile)

The RAFAEL Luz was the first missile built in Israel. RAFAEL developed the missile using knowledge gained from the French MD-620 missile which was built for the Israel Defense Forces by Avions Marcel Dassault-Breguet Aviation. Originally intended ...

                                               

Malafon

Malafon was a French ship-launched anti-submarine missile system. Developed in the 1950s and 1960s, the weapon was intended to take advantage of the greater detection ranges possible with towed sonar arrays. The missile entered service in 1966 an ...

                                               

MGM-157 EFOGM

The Raytheon MGM-157 EFOGM, was a long range enhanced fibre optic guided missile developed for the U.S. Army during the 1980s and 1990s to test the use of fibre optics in missiles. The missile was launched vertically and manually controlled by an ...

                                               

MX designations

MX designations were a series of designations used for experimental weapon system programs, including jet- and rocket-powered precision-guided munitions, designed and manufactured by U.S. defense contractors under contracts provided by the United ...

                                               

Next Generation Missile

The Next Generation Missile, formerly the Joint Dual Role Air Dominance Missile, was a proposed Beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile capable of all weather day and night performance, to replace the AIM-120 AMRAAM and AGM-88 HARM. It was propose ...

                                               

PGM 500

The PGM 500 and PGM 2000 are guided bombs developed by Alenia Marconi Systems and now marketed by MBDA. The PGM 500 carries a 500 lb warhead, and the PGM 2000 a 2000 lb one. The weapons are available with interchangeable laser, TV, or infra-red s ...

                                               

PL-5

The PL-5 air-to-air missile is a short-range, Infrared homing missile use by Chinese fighters. It is based on AA-2 Atoll technology and resembles the AIM-9 Sidewinder. The PL-5 was designed and developed at Chinas Luoyang Electro-Optics Technolog ...

                                               

PL-7

The PL-7 is the PRC version of the French Magic R.550 air-to-air missile. It is a short-range, Infrared homing missile used by Chinese fighters. It was designed by Wu Shendao, and produced at the Factory 331.

                                               

Precision Attack Air-to-Surface Missile

The Precision Attack Air-to-Surface Missile is a weapon system currently under development by Raytheon which is designed to defeat armored vehicles, buildings, hardened bunkers and small naval targets. The missile uses technology developed for th ...

                                               

RATTLRS

The Lockheed Martin BGM-178 RATTLRS is an advanced cruise missile concept demonstration funded by the US Navy with the view to develop technologies that would then be used to develop a successor to the BGM-109 Tomahawk. It is a possible solution ...

                                               

RBS 56 BILL

The RBS 56 BILL is a Swedish manportable SACLOS wire-guided anti-tank missile developed by AB Bofors. Development began in 1979 and entered production in 1985. BILL stands for. By 1996 15.000 missiles had been produced and supplied to the Swedish ...

                                               

RPK-2 Vyuga

The RPK-2 Vyuga, also designated as 81R, is a Soviet submarine-launched, nuclear-armed anti-submarine missile system, launched exclusively through 533mm torpedo tubes. The system was designed in Sverdlovsk, Russian SFSR in the 1960s. Similar rock ...

                                               

Sea Oryx

The Sea Oryx is an indigenous lightweight, infrared homing short-range air defense system developed for the Republic of China Navy. Based on the TC-1L surface-to-air missile, it is designed for defending against anti-ship missiles, helicopters, a ...

                                               

Sky Spear

The Sky Spear short-range ballistic missile is a Taiwanese short-range ballistic missile capable of striking targets on mainland China. Derived from the Sky Bow II surface-to-air missile, the Tien Chi has a two-stage booster that extends over the ...

                                               

Small Smart Weapon

Small Smart Weapon or Scorpion missile is a new generation small American missile manufactured by Lockheed Martin. It is 21 inches long, weighs 35 pounds, is approximately the diameter of a coffee cup and can be fitted with four different types o ...

                                               

RPK-6 Vodopad/RPK-7 Veter

RPK-6 Vodopad is a Soviet 533 mm anti-submarine missile deployed operationally since 1981. RPK-7 Veter Russian: RPK-7 Veter is a 650 mm version, implement in production since 1984. Both missiles have the same United States Navy designation SS-N-1 ...

                                               

SSM-N-6 Rigel

In 1946 the US Navy sanctioned development of the Rigel missile as a sub-launched supersonic weapon to attack enemy shores, in parallel with development of the subsonic SSM-N-8 Regulus. The SSM-N-6 was to be launched by means of 4 rocket boosters ...

                                               

Starburst (missile)

Starburst is a British man-portable surface-to-air missile produced by Shorts Missile Systems of Belfast. It was used by the British Army, Malaysian Army, and in the Canadian Army as the Javelin until 2005. It can be fired from the shoulder or fr ...

                                               

Taifun (rocket)

Taifun was a German World War II anti-aircraft unguided rocket system. Waves of Taifuns were to be launched en masse into US B-17 Flying Fortress formations hoping for a direct hit. Although never deployed operationally, the system was copied in ...

                                               

Theatre ballistic missile

A theatre ballistic missile is any ballistic missile with a range less than 3.500 kilometres, used against targets "in-theatre". Its range is thus between that of tactical and intermediate-range ballistic missiles. The term is a relatively new on ...

                                               

Type 11 (missile)

The Type 11 Surface-to-Air Missile or Tan-SAM Kai II is a Japanese developed surface-to-air missile currently in service with the Japan Self-Defense Forces.

                                               

Type 12 Surface-to-Ship Missile

The Type 12 Surface-to-Ship Missile is a truck-mounted anti-ship missile developed by Japans Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in 2012. It is an upgrade of the Type 88 Surface-to-Ship Missile. The Type 12 features INS with mid-course GPS guidance and b ...

                                               

Type 80 Air-to-Ship Missile

Type 80 Air-to-Ship Missile is an air-launched Air-to-ship missile developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. It entered service with the Japan Air Self-Defense Force in 1980. The major launch platforms for the Type 80 are the Mitsubishi F-1, JASD ...

                                               

Type 88 Surface-to-Ship Missile

The Type 88 Surface-to-Ship Missile is a truck-mounted anti-ship missile developed by Japans Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in the late 1980s. It is a land-based version of the air-launched Type 80 missile, in turn it was developed into the ship-lau ...

                                               

Type 90 Ship-to-Ship Missile

The Type 90 Ship-to-Ship Missile is a ship-launched anti-ship missile developed by Japans Mitsubishi Heavy Industries that entered service in 1990. It is a naval version of the truck-launched Type 88 missile, which in turn was developed from the ...

                                               

Type 91 Air-to-Ship Missile

The Type 91 Air-to-Ship Missile is an Air-to-ship missile developed in Japan. The air-launched variant of the SSM-1, ASM-1C is carried out on a Japan Maritime self-defense force P-3C "Orion" and their successors, Kawasaki P-1.

                                               

Type 93 Air-to-Ship Missile

The Type 93 Air-to-Ship Missile is an Air-to-ship missile developed in Japan. The missile used in the Japan Air self-defense Forces. ASM-2 will be replaced by the XASM-3 is currently in development.

                                               

Ya-Ali (missile)

The Ya-Ali is an air-launched cruise missile built by Iran. The missile was first unveiled on 11 May 2014 when Iranian leader Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei visited the Aerospace Force of the Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution. Accordi ...

                                               

Air Fighting Development Unit

The Air Fighting Development Unit was an air technical intelligence part of the Royal Air Force which developed operational tactics and tested captured enemy aircraft. It was based at Royal Air Force Stations at Northolt, Duxford and Wittering. C ...