JDAM

B-52H drops inert JDAM QuickStrike Extended Range mines from a standoff distance of more than 40 miles advancing maritime capabilities in a contested environment

B-52H drops inert JDAM QuickStrike Extended Range mines from a standoff distance of more than 40 miles advancing maritime capabilities in a contested environment

The QS-ER mine marries the concept of a Mk64 underwater mine to that of the GBU-64v1 JDAM Extended Range variant.… Read More

11 months ago

USAF proof of concept validates loading 5 AGM-158 JASSM on F-15E Strike Eagle

This lays the foundation for follow-on flight testing that would more than double the F-15E Strike Eagle aircraft’s current AGM-158… Read More

3 years ago

F-15E Strike Eagle cleared to carry 15 JDAM bombs on single mission

The F-15E Strike Eagle can now carry enough JDAMs for an active combat mission, land at a remote location, and… Read More

3 years ago

USMC Hornet Pilot Tells the Story of a Joint F/A-18 – B-1B OIF Sortie Aimed at Eliminating Saddam Hussein

`Within five minutes of us hitting Saddam’s palace, the B-1 had dropped his JDAM on the restaurant, which was only… Read More

4 years ago

A-10 Designer, A-10 Pilot Explain how the Warthog Became ‘The Most Survivable Plane Ever Built’

‘The Hawg doesn’t mind the risk of taking some fire to get the job done, because it’s been built to… Read More

4 years ago

THE UNKNOWN STORY OF THE F-16 MISSION THAT MARKED THE FIRST COMBAT USE OF GBU-38 JDAM AND THE BEGINNING OF THE BATTLE FOR FALLUJA

"The two guys on the wanted list step out from the overhang of the building and you could see them… Read More

6 years ago

B-52 HAS ALREADY USED ITS NEW CONVENTIONAL ROTARY LAUNCHER IN COMBAT

The conventional rotary launcher increases the B-52’s smart weapon carrying capabilities by 67 percent Military.com reported that a B-52 used… Read More

6 years ago

HACKERS STEAL DATA ON THE F-35, C-130, P-8 AND JDAM FROM AUSTRALIAN DEFENSE CONTRACTOR

“The compromise was extensive and extreme, it included information on the F-35, C-130, P-8, JDAM and few naval vessels," Mitchell… Read More

7 years ago

SOME INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT F-22 RAPTOR’s WEAPON BAYS

The F-22 Raptor is able to launch its weapons at roll rates up to 100 degrees per second Taken on… Read More

7 years ago

REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE AIR FORCE F-15SG DROPS GBU-31 FOR FIRST TIME

The GBU-31 is used for precision targeting on fixed objects, ranging from stationary vehicles to large building complexes The Republic… Read More

7 years ago

MQ-9 REAPER DROPS ITS FIRST GBU-38 JDAM

For the past 10 years MQ-9 aircrew have been employing AGM-114 Hellfire missiles and GBU-12 laser-guided bombs, but the JDAM… Read More

7 years ago