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sidewinder

(sīd′wīn′dər)
n.
A small rattlesnake (Crotalus cerastes) of the southwest United States and Mexico that moves by a distinctive lateral looping motion of its body and has a hornlike scaly projection above each eye.
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Only the Sidewinder Team provides coverage to BSTBs and engineer, military police, and Stryker infantry battalions.
The team also evaluated how the new Sidewinder variant works with the Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System.
At that time, we received conditional certification, which meant that we had to be re-certified every six months," said Lorraine Hunt, chief of the Sidewinder Missile Division, COMSEC and Tactical Missile Systems Directorate.
Best of all - you don't need the latest computer to use the Sidewinder.
Data analysis and findings of these tests support previous claims that Pulse's Sidewinder current sensors can handle the rigors in commercial and high reliability applications, such as outdoor electricity metering equipment.
Given the effectiveness and popularity of the Sidewinder Missile System, we believe there is strong demand among our allies to extend the life of their existing missiles with new motors and components," said Pat Nolan, Vice President and General Manager of Orbital ATK's Missile Products division of the Defense Systems Group.
Sidewinder agreed on 24 September to acquire the Fort Worth, Texas-based company.
The Sidewinder-2 exploration well was drilled to a depth of 1,597 meters (5,238 feet), intersecting the main Sidewinder discovery zone, as well as four other separate oil-and-gas charged zones of interest totaling 47 meters (157 feet) of net pay.
Sidewinder claimed the partnership will enable more businesses to achieve better service levels through Service Delivery Enhancement, providing more control and visibility of mobile resources.
Worldwide Computer Products News-5 November 2003-New Secure Computing Sidewinder G2 Firewall available now(C)1995-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The Sidewinder team recognizes the tremendous potential this additional training offers and will ensure that every effort is made to include this event in each rotation.