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Princeton's WordNet

  1. air-to-surface, air-to-groundadjective

    operating from or designed to be fired from aircraft at targets on the ground

    "air-to-surface missiles"


  1. air-to-groundadjective

    fired from an aircraft at a target on the ground


  1. air-to-ground

    Air-to-ground weaponry is aircraft ordnance used by combat aircraft to attack ground targets. The weapons include bombs, machine guns, autocannons, air-to-surface missiles, rockets, air-launched cruise missiles and grenade launchers.


  1. air-to-ground

    Air-to-ground refers to a type of operation, communication, or technology that involves or is designed for the transmission or movement from an aerial or space-based source to a terrestrial location. This can include anything from military operations, such as plane launched attacks on ground targets, to satellite telecommunications.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of air-to-ground in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of air-to-ground in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of air-to-ground in a Sentence

  1. Tad Sholtis:

    We anticipate that side-by-side, air-to-air and air-to-ground tests will be illustrative of the fifth generation fighter's advanced interdiction capabilities, this aircraft is built to go where legacy platforms cannot.

  2. Justin Bronk:

    Most Western air-to-ground munitions for close air support are optimized for being delivered from medium altitude, with a targeting pod, and that’s not really viable near the frontlines because of the Russian ground-based air-defense threat.

  3. John Haley:

    The F-35 is going to bring ... sensors and an ability to guide the fight, whether it's an air-to-ground fight or an air-to-air fight. They're going to have an ability that's going to change how we think about getting to the target, delivering weapons and getting out of the target.

  4. Eric Trappier:

    The Rafale is better than the others because it is doing everything, it is good in doing each mission, but it is doing every type of mission - air-to-air, air-to-ground, air-to-sea, recce mission, even nuclear mission for France and this capability to replace all types of aircraft, making one aircraft, all what you can do from an air force base or from the aircraft carrier which I think leaves Rafale to be the only one of its type omnimodal capabilities for addressing all types of missions.

  5. Jacky Rosen:

    They need all the tools to not just survive the war, but to win the war, so whether we provide them air-to-ground missiles, drones, all the military support.

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