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MISSILE SHIP [1 record]

Record 1 2007-06-28


Subject field(s)
  • Types of Ships and Boats
  • Naval Forces
  • Air Defence

Guided missile ships will enhance the air defence capabilities of escort forces and when combined with escort ships improved AA [anti-aircraft] capabilities will have a strong effect on the air defence aspects of shipping protection. The AA defence of other surface forces will be strengthened through improved electronic control and improved weapons including guided missiles.

Key term(s)
  • guided missile warship
  • guided-missile ship


  • Types de bateaux
  • Forces navales
  • Défense aérienne
Key term(s)
  • bâtiment lance missiles
  • navire lance missiles


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