Definition of Air reconnaissance
1. Noun. Reconnaissance either by visual observation from the air or through the use of airborne sensors.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Air Reconnaissance
Literary usage of Air reconnaissance
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Military Dictionary (1987)
"See also reconnaissance. air reconnaissance liaison officer—(DOD) An Army officer especially trained in air reconnaissance and imagery interpretation ..."
2. Modern Cavalry: Studies on Its Role in the Warfare of To-day with Notes on by Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (1922)
"The following are some of the factors that militate against successful air reconnaissance or that will militate against it in future wars. ..."
3. The War of the Future in the Light of the Lessons of the World War by Friedrich von Bernhardi (1921)
"Thus air reconnaissance, especially for strategical and tactical distant reconnaissance, is a substitute for cavalry which in the nature of things has no ..."