beam-riding missile

A guided missile directed to its target by beam-rider guidance. The missile, immediately after its launch and as soon as it attains controllable flight status, is gathered in the wide beam and directed onto the target. The guidance beam now narrows and passes the correction signals to the missile continuously to direct it to the target. See beam-riding guidance.

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