AGM-88 HARM

US Navy Operations Specialist explains why although the S-400 SAM System radar can detect the F-35 it can’t target it

US Navy Operations Specialist explains why although the S-400 SAM System radar can detect the F-35 it can’t target it

The F-35 and the SEAD mission The F-35 Lightning II is the most advanced node in 21st Century Security: It… Read More

1 week ago

Northrop Grumman to develop SiAW, a new Stand-in Attack Weapon for the F-35 and possibly the B-21

SiAW or Stand-in Attack Weapon Northrop Grumman Corporation announced on Sep. 25, 2023 the US Air Force (USAF) has awarded… Read More

7 months ago

US Navy EA-18G pilot explains why the Growler is a very capable offensive counter air and defensive counter air Asset

‘For all intents and purposes, the Growler weapons are there to help penetrate enemy air defenses and that sounds pretty… Read More

11 months ago

Taiwan to get 100 AGM-88B HARM missiles and 200 AIM-120C-8 missiles for its F-16 fleet

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency has not specified whether the weapons are intended for Taiwan’s RoCAF existing F-16A/B fleet or… Read More

1 year ago

Former US Navy Operations Specialist explains how the F-35 coupled with the AGM-88E AARGM-ER will be able to effectively counter Russian S-400/S-500 SAMs

Thanks to its stealthiness, the F-35 will become the main platform for the SEAD/DEAD mission in the coming decade. As… Read More

1 year ago

AGM-88G AARGM-ER successfully engages moving maritime target on 4th flight test

The US Navy launched the AGM-88G AARGM-ER from an F/A-18 Super Hornet aircraft successfully engaging an operationally-representative, moving maritime target.… Read More

1 year ago

Former F-14 pilot tells the story of when he and his wingman pushed their Tomcats to Mach 1.2 at 1,000 feet at night to outrun Libyan SA-5 Gammon SAMs

‘We did a quick 180 and got really low (for night time) and really fast. Dropping to ~1,000 feet we… Read More

3 years ago

US Navy launched an AGM-88G AARGM-ER for the first time

All planned test objectives were met after the AGM-88G AARGM-ER was launched from an F/A-18 Super Hornet. On Jul. 19,… Read More

3 years ago

F-35 Vs S-400: how the Lightning II would (theoretically) perform SEAD mission against an integrated AA defense network featuring the S-400

USAF leaders have said that thanks to its stealthiness, the F-35 will become the main platform for the SEAD/DEAD mission… Read More

4 years ago

US Navy completes first AARGM-ER missile captive carry flight on F/A-18 Super Hornet

During the test, the F/A-18 Super Hornet conducted a series of aerial maneuvers in order to evaluate integration and structural… Read More

4 years ago

SA-3 Vs Viper: The Thrilling Story of an F-16 Wild Weasel Mission Over Serbia

“I had at least two SAMs with my name on them! I was executing a full-up SAM defense when I… Read More

4 years ago

B-52 Maintainer tells the story of ‘In HARM’s Way’, the BUFF that had its tail Blown Apart by an Anti-Radiation Missile fired by an F-4G Wild Weasel

‘The aircraft (B-52G 58-0248, nicknamed In HARM's Way) had the aft six to eight feet of its fuselage blown completely… Read More

4 years ago