This is known as close air support, or cas, in military jargon.
“SA-6s are the least of our concerns for cas in the modern age of surface-to-air missile system proliferation,” the official said.
“Lack of forward firing ordnance in a cas supporting aircraft is a major handicap,” he added.
Casual; acceptable (1980s+ Teenagers)
(also caj, cazh) Casual; informal; laid-back: It's gonna be a very mellow night; laid back and cazh (1980s+ Teenagers)