release altitude


release altitude
altitude de lançamento

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • differential ballistic wind — In bombing, a hypothetical wind equal to the difference in velocity between the ballistic wind and the actual wind at a release altitude …   Military dictionary

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