antiradiation missile


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antiradiation missile

A missile meant to home onto and destroy hostile radar. The hostile radar may be detected initially either by aircraft radar or by a missile seeker. The missile is then launched, and it automatically homes onto the radar.
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An operating radar warning receiver and ECM self-protection equipment were prerequisites for each tactical aircraft More than 2000 AGM-88, high speed antiradiation missiles (HARM) were employed against radar sites during the war.
They also deployed a wide range of antiradiation missiles, mostly modeled on U.S.
Presently the Kh-58 and Kh-58U remain the primary Russian antiradiation missiles, deployed with Su-24M and MiG-25BM aircraft.
Another Air Force-Marine-Navy amalgam jammed enemy radar installations and then attacked them with antiradiation missiles.
Then Israeli antiradiation missiles had a beam to home in on.
In addition to standard LACMs and ASCMs, China has procured at least two types of advanced antiradiation missiles (ARMs).
The Israelis then programmed the frequencies into antiradiation missiles. When the assault began, UAVs cruised the battlespace emitting dummy signals.
The Next Generation Missile/Joint Dual Role Air Dominance Missile, intended as a replacement for the AMRAAM (and the AGM-88 high-speed antiradiation missiles), reportedly was cancelled in 2012 for affordability reasons although some sources speculate that classified work has possibly continued.
For example, it might employ antiradiation missiles [ARMs] to attack Patriot radars.)
During Allied Force, Serb operators illuminated attacking aircraft, launched missiles, and then shut down radars before NATO high-speed antiradiation missiles could lock on.
China could target these radars with SRBMs, cruise missiles, homing antiradiation missiles fired from tactical aircraft, or even Harpy antiradar drones launched from the mainland.
Weasels fired over 1,000 high-speed antiradiation missiles (HARM)--the F-4G's raison d'etre.