The helo left them at Texarkana, the southernmost point on their map, before missile fire from the other side of the river erupted.
The missile fire stopped when the helo retreated.
The jets came from the west, beyond the river, a realization that didn't register until the ground shook under the impact of the first laser missile strike dropped.
Another missile slammed into the street, and the building around her shook.
There are missile strikes on this side now.
He touched his net implant but found the network scrambled, indicating the jets were sending out electromagnetic pulses in addition to the missile strikes.
Before he opened it, Brady could feel the walls shaking from the missile strikes.
Brady threw himself down, rolled, and ran, taking cover behind a boulder as the laser missile exploded the ground in front of him.
"You expect me to believe that after watching the missile attack?" she returned, reaching for the laser gun.
"You think they call in a missile strike on any low-level fed?" she returned.
Tell him I locked down all missile strikes on domestic territory.
Next time you shouldn't run through a missile strike.
She dodged a pillow missile and retrieved it from the floor.
A far more radical remodelling of the army was undertaken at Babylon in 323, by which the old phalanx system was to be given up for one in which the unit was to be composed of Macedonians with pikes and Asiatics with missile arms in combination - a change calculated to be momentous both from a military point of view in the coming wars, and from a political, in the close fusion of Europeans and Asiatics.
From the girdle hung the single-edged missile axe or francisca, the scramasax or short knife, a poniard and such articles of toilet as scissors, a comb (of wood or bone), &c. The Franks also used a weapon called the framea (an iron lance set firmly in a wooden shaft), and bows and arrows.
(30Xis, a missile) comes next in order from its size and conspicuous effects.
The advantage of this arrangement was that it left all hands free to fight, a barrier could be formed with the oars and yards, and the enemy's chance of making use of his superior numbers to attack on both sides would be, as far as possible, limited - a great point when all fighting was with the sword, or with such feeble missile weapons as bows and javelins.
This was done in large part because the two powers came so close to going to war over the Cuban Missile Crisis.