Boeing EA-18G Growler

‘The BUFF can carry [more than] the entire weight of the Growler…in bombs!’ EA-18G pilot’s take on B-52 payload

‘The BUFF can carry [more than] the entire weight of the Growler…in bombs!’ EA-18G pilot’s take on B-52 payload

The B-52 The B-52A first flew in 1954, and the B model entered service in 1955. A total of 744… Read More

8 months ago

US Navy EA-18G Growler pilot explains why Jamming Pods don’t turn a non-stealth aircraft into a stealth aircraft

The EA-18G Growler jamming pods The EA-18G Growler Airborne Electronic Attack aircraft is a variant in the F/A-18 family of… Read More

9 months ago

RAAF EA-18G Growler electronic warfare aircraft to get Jammer Upgrades

RAAF EA-18G Growler electronic warfare aircraft will be upgraded to the most current US capabilities. Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF)’s… Read More

1 year ago

EA-18G Growler Returns to the Skies Five Years after being sidelined due to Mid-Air Collision

An EA-18G Growler attached to VAQ 129, successfully completed a functional check flight at NAS Whidbey Island, Oct. 17, marking… Read More

2 years ago

VX-9 EA-18G CREW RTBs BLINDED AND FROZEN AFTER GROWLER’s ECS FAILED IN FLIGHT

Flying blind, the EA-18G crew relied on a Garmin watch for navigation back to Whidbey Island. Breathing on oxygen from… Read More

6 years ago

ENGINE COMPONENT FAILURE BEHIND LAST MONTH RAAF EA-18G INCIDENT AT NELLIS

“We are confident we have identified what we think is the likely cause,” RAAF Group Capt. Tim Alsop Royal Australian… Read More

6 years ago

JAPAN COULD BUY EA-18G GROWLER ELECTRONIC-WARFARE AIRCRAFT TO BOOST ITS ANTI-ACCESS/AREA DENIAL STRATEGY

Japan's Defense Ministry plans to officially put in a request to buy these specialized aircraft in the Mid-Term Defense Program… Read More

7 years ago

AND HERE’S THE “SPECIAL” (AND ALREADY SOLD OUT)  EA-18G GROWLER SKY “ART” CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT

The U.S Navy EA-18G crew that made penis "skydrawing" last month has been given administrative punishment by Vice Adm. Mike… Read More

7 years ago

EA-18G CANOPY EXPLOSION BEHIND THE GROUNDING OF THE U.S. NAVY GROWLER AND SUPER HORNET FIGHTER JETS LAST MONTH

EA-18G canopy explosion A canopy explosion experienced on Dec. 16, 2016 by a Boeing EA-18G assigned to Electronic Attack Squadron… Read More

8 years ago