Definition of high-altitude missile engagement zone

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high-altitude missile engagement zone

'high-altitude missile engagement zone' is an military term. It means '(DOD) In air defense, that airspace of defined dimensions within which the responsibility for engagement of air threats normally rests with high-altitude surface-to-air missiles. Also called HIMEZ'.

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