A-6 Intruder

This Nostalgic, cool video Reminds us that the A-6 Intruder was an Ass Kickin’ Machine

This Nostalgic, cool video Reminds us that the A-6 Intruder was an Ass Kickin’ Machine

The nostalgic, cool video in this post reminds us that the A-6 Intruder was a no-nonsense, payload carrying, bomb droppin’,… Read More

5 years ago

The A-6F, the A-12 and the End of the Intruder Community

Now the mention of the Intruder still frequently elicits remarks like 'retired too soon' and 'wish it was still in… Read More

5 years ago

A quick look at USMC EA-6A ‘Electric Intruder’ operations during the Vietnam War

USMC EA-6A 'Electric Intruder' was the most capable electronic warfare aircraft of the conflict Grumman’s A-6 Intruder was the ‘Main Battery’… Read More

5 years ago

Former USMC A-6 Pilot explains why the Intruder was the perfect CAS Aircraft

"During Operation Desert Storm the B-52s heavily involved in CAS missions flew ten-hour missions from Diego Garcia. None had the… Read More

5 years ago

The Incredible Story of the A-6 Intruder that dodged 5 SAMs before conducting a perfect Attack on Heavily Defended Ferry Docks near Downtown Hanoi

'Intelligence reported that the SA-2 couldn't track below 1500 ft. We were disturbed to see that their assessment was incorrect',… Read More

5 years ago

How an Iraqi Airfield Commander Saved the Lives of two A-6 Crew Members Downed the Second Night of Operation Desert Storm

"I'm certain Gen Layth Muneer, the H-3 base commander, saved our lives that night. He kept us safe through the… Read More

5 years ago

Remembering the Ill-Fated 1983 U.S. Strike on Lebanon

The A-6 crew ejected, and Lt Mark Adam Lange soon succumbed to injuries suffered in the process of leaving the… Read More

5 years ago

Video shows U.S. Navy crewman getting sucked into A-6 air intake. He survived because of Intruder’s engine design.

"It took almost three minutes for Petty Officer JD Bridges to push his way out of the intake of the A-6 after… Read More

6 years ago

When the A-6 flew to Hollywood: behind the scenes of Flight of the Intruder movie

Flight of the Intruder was made with complete U.S. Navy cooperation: the USS Independence provided for two weeks of filming… Read More

6 years ago

HERE’S HOW A-6 INTRUDER CREWS DODGED SAMs AND MiGs IN THE SKIES OVER VIETNAM

Sheets began jinking, performing quick dodging maneuvers that made it tough for the MiG-17 pilot to keep the A-6 in… Read More

6 years ago

THE UNKNOWN STORY OF THE CLOSE CALL THAT ALMOST STARTED WORLD WAR III OFF THE KOREAN PENINSULA IN 1969 

“This is the Chief-of-Staff: Launch the alert five.” In just minutes we could hear the A-6 engines starting directly above… Read More

6 years ago

GRUMMAN MEMORIAL PARK TO GET A MONUMENT IN MEMORY OF TWO GRUMMAN TEST PILOTS THAT DIED IN F-111B CRASH

The F-111B monument could take the place of the F-14 Tomcat currently on display The Grumman Memorial Park will be… Read More

7 years ago