Translation of gunship in Spanish:


helicóptero artillado, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɡʌnʃɪp//ˈɡənˌʃɪp/


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    helicóptero artillado masculine
    • US forces are again bombing people in Baghdad and strafing them from helicopter gunships.
    • Under the covering fire of the gunships, troop-carrying helicopters raced into the airstrip.
    • The warplane strike and the helicopter gunship have become prime weapons in the US war against the urban guerrillas.
    • Army helicopter gunships and MiG fighter planes lead the attacks but cannot distinguish between hardened officers and fresh abductees.
    • They were supplied with weapons and air support from helicopter gunships and Antonov bombers.
    • Just beyond the camp is a large airfield where dozens of helicopter gunships and MiG fighter jets are protected by concrete bomb shelters.
    • The city was also pounded by fire from helicopter gunships, jet fighters, tanks and machine guns.
    • A government office that had been taken over by the militiamen and used to store ammunition was strafed by a helicopter gunship and then reduced to rubble by tank fire.
    • In the meantime, there were repeated air strikes on the city from US warplanes and helicopter gunships.
    • Tight control of jet aircraft and helicopter gunships is necessary to avoid fratricide.
    • Later, coordinated tactics between gunships and other helicopters led to the use of color-coded teams.
    • Government forces used mortars, helicopter gunships and airplanes to bombard rebel positions.
    • It stands to reason that the Philippine armed forces contained the rebellion by pounding the rebels with helicopter gunships and bombers.
    • The remaining fighters could offer little resistance against helicopter gunships, tanks and overwhelming troop numbers.
    • Helicopter gunships and jet fighters used the opportunity to carry out strafing and bombing runs over suspected Iraqi positions.
    • Helicopter gunships over the city made repeated dives at clusters of fighters, and artillery was brought in for the first time.
    • Tanks and helicopter gunships exchanged fire with hundreds of armed men in the camp.
    • American fighter aircraft and helicopter gunships launched airstrikes against insurgent positions.
    • The warplanes and helicopter gunships were ready, their crews primed to deliver precision strikes.
    • He said that helicopter gunships and navy patrol boats had strafed the communities, and that scores of civilians had been killed.