electronic attack aircraft

EF-111A EWO recalls when his Raven with Asymmetric Slats had to do a departure end cable arrestment

EF-111A EWO recalls when his Raven with Asymmetric Slats had to do a departure end cable arrestment

The EF-111A Raven EF-111A Ravens, known affectionately as "Fat Tails" and "Spark Varks," (the F-111 is known as the Aardvark),… Read More

2 days 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

1 year ago

The story of the North Vietnamese MiG-21 Fishbed fighters tasked to attack USAF EB-66 Destroyer electronic attack aircraft

EB-66 Destroyer Vs MiG-21 Fishbed As explained by Peter E. Davies in his book B/EB-66 Destroyer Units in Combat, orbiting at… Read More

2 years ago

Photos show EA-18G Growler damaged in 2017 mid-air collision arriving at NAS Whidbey Island via truck to be repaired

The aircraft, EA-18G Growler BUNO 168273 has only 1640 flight hours on the airframe so it has a lot of… Read More

3 years ago

Meet Capt. Aaron “Brutus” Tindall, first USAF airman to graduate from Navy Airborne Electronic Attack weapons school

Capt. Aaron “Brutus” Tindall, 390th Electronic Combat Squadron EA-18G Growler weapons officer, became the first Airman to graduate from the… Read More

3 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

USMC T-34C pilot under investigation for drawing penis in the skies over California

The T-34C flew the unusual path over Salton Sea, an isolated location southeast of Palm Springs A U.S. Marine Corps… Read More

5 years ago

EA-18G to get machine learning algorithms to counter fast-changing enemy radars

Machine learning could help the EA-18G Growler’s crew locate the hostile radar signals among the noise, and then direct the… 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

RAAF EA-18G GROWLER SKIDS OFF RUNWAY AND CATCHES FIRE AT NELLIS AFB

Currently four RAAF EA-18Gs from 6SQN are deployed at Nellis AFB for Red Flag 18-1 As reported by Daily Express,… 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

6 years ago

EA-18G GROWLER’s AN/ALQ-249 NEXT GENERATION JAMMER DEVELOPMENT CONTINUES ON TRACK

The AN/ALQ-249 Next Generation Jammer Inc 1 Mid-band capability, once fielded, will transform the way the U.S. Navy conducts electronic… Read More

7 years ago

EA-6B PROWLER’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATED AT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT

For more than four decades the EA-6B has been the U.S. Navy and USMC long-range, all-weather aircraft with advanced electronic… Read More

7 years ago

Growler Ball 2016: the awesome video that celebrates the U.S. Navy EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft

Growler Ball 2016 provides an overview of the U.S. Navy EA-18G crews intense flight activity Join the EA-18G Growlers of… Read More

7 years ago