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Are missiles aircraft?

Let's try to be as objective as possible and using sources to answer this terminology-related question. ICAO definition of aircraft Any machine that can derive support in the atmosphere from the ...
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Are missiles aircraft?

Most missiles are aircraft by any sensible definition of the term. We all agree that they're not airplanes Au contraire, many missiles are airplanes. Look at a Tomahawk cruise missile- stick a pilot ...
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Are missiles aircraft?

Are missiles aircraft? Yes, but not for long.
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Are hot-air balloons regulated similar to jet aircraft?

Not all aircraft have wings. Helicopters have rotors, dirigibles have helium, some craft have rockets, lifting bodies just omit the wings. Large balloons are regulated, similar to other aircraft. Here ...
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