The Navy conducted tests early and extensively on its SLAM-ER, a long-range air-to-ground missile
designed to be launched from Navy jets.
Marotta Controls will display its M-PACT 3000 Pure Air Compression Technology for IR missile seeker cooling, which is in production now for the US Navy for the AIM-9 Sidewinder missile system, and has been selected by Lockheed Martin for the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile
Since the commencement of US-led combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq last decade, a trend has emerged for precision guidance kits to equip air-to-ground rockets providing an equivalent level of accuracy to Air-to-Ground Missiles
(AGMs) but at less cost.
Hellfire, a loose acronym for Heliborne, Laser, Fire and Forget, is the primary air-to-ground missile
system for the US armed forces, the CIA's paramilitary capabilities and many allied nations.
Marotta ControlsO airborne systems, components and electronic controls have been qualified for a variety of platforms including the F/A-18 Hornet, F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, E-2D Advanced Hawkeye, P-8A Poseidon, Small Diameter Bomb and chosen for the new Joint Air-to-Ground Missile
will jointly bid for the contract to develop an air-to-ground missile
to replace the Hellfire system for the U.
Lockheed Martin has been selected to develop the Joint Common Missile (JCM) system, the next generation air-to-ground missile
that will be carried on the US Armed Forces rotary- and fixed-wing platforms.
TX) has been selected to develop the Joint Common Missile (JCM) system, the next-generation air-to-ground missile
that will be carried on US Armed Forces rotary- and fixed-wing platforms.
There is more than a hint of self-justification in Israel's war warning about Syria, given that Israel wants to purchase from the United States early next year some more advanced fighter aircraft - either F-16s or F-15s - plus some Apache attack helicopters upgraded with the latest all-weather day/night Longbow air-to-ground missile
system, even though Israel has already spent all of its US military aid funds through to the end of the current period - October 1999.
The American jet fired back a radar-seeking air-to-ground missile
, and the tracking stopped.
FARNBOROUGH, England -- Marotta Controls has announced that it has been selected by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to join its Joint Air-to-Ground Missile
(JAGM) industry team to provide the pneumatic cooling system (PCS) for the imaging infrared (I2R) sensor within the JAGM tri-mode seeker.
The air-to-ground missile
can engage a wide range of threats, both stationary and moving, from bunkers to fast-travelling armoured vehicles.
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) said it has demonstrated the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile
(JAGM) dual-mode guidance section engaging a laser-designated moving target during an internally funded flight test at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.
The Army for years has been working on a more modem version of the Hellfire, called the joint air-to-ground missile
, or JAGM.
The ambiguity over the criteria for winning the highly contested joint air-to-ground missile
(JAGM) contract could prove critical after the award is declared, as both competitors reserve the right to formally launch a protest about the result.