airspace denial

Denial of use of one’s own or designated airspace to enemy aircraft. Fighters are poised to shoot down any intruders. Airspace denial may be done by deploying surface-to-air guided missiles in a suitable manner. This airspace is covered by the kill boundary of the missiles that can be denied to the enemy.

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