antisubmarine warfare

antisubmarine warfare
Operations conducted with the intention of denying the enemy the effective use of submarines. Also called ASW.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • antisubmarine warfare — kova su povandeniniais laivais statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Operacija, kurios tikslas – neleisti priešui veiksmingai naudoti povandeninius laivus. atitikmenys: angl. antisubmarine warfare pranc. guerre anti sous marine …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • antisubmarine warfare free area — laisvoji zona kovai su povandeniniais laivais statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Laivyno kovos veiksmų metu – vandens plotas, kuriame nėra jokių draugiškų povandeninių laivų ir netaikomi apribojimai naudoti ginklus prieš povandeninius laivus.… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • antisubmarine warfare forces — Forces organized primarily for antisubmarine action. May be composed of surface ships, aircraft, submarines, or any combination of these, and their supporting systems …   Military dictionary

  • datum (antisubmarine warfare) — A datum is the last known position of a submarine, or suspected submarine, after contact has been lost …   Military dictionary

  • datum error (antisubmarine warfare) — An estimate of the degree of accuracy in the reported position of datum …   Military dictionary

  • datum time (antisubmarine warfare) — The time when contact with the submarine, or suspected submarine, was lost …   Military dictionary

  • antisubmarine close air support — Air operations for the antisubmarine warfare protection of a supported force …   Military dictionary

  • antisubmarine operation — Operation contributing to the conduct of antisubmarine warfare …   Military dictionary

  • antisubmarine — adjective defensive against enemy submarines • Similar to: ↑defensive * * * | ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ at anti I+ adjective Etymology: anti (I) + submarine : designed or waged to destroy submarines …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aerial warfare — For military aviation forces and equipment see Military aviation. For strategic theory on the use of air forces, see Airpower. Warfare Military history Eras …   Wikipedia

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