Last modified on 16 February 2014, at 10:48

look-down, shoot-down

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From its capability of looking down from the intercepting aircraft to the ground and then shooting down the enemy.

Alternative formsEdit

look-down shoot-down, look-down/shoot-down (also, nonstandardly, without hyphens)

AdjectiveEdit

look-down, shoot-down

  1. Describing a phased-array radar powerful enough to pick aircraft out of ground clutter from high altitude.