There are 4 images added between 22 November 2006 and 7 December 2006
AGM-88B HARM  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC):
Total Production: ?
Unitary Cost: USD$284,000
Also Known As: High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missile
Origin: United States of America
Corporations: Raytheon
Parent System: AGM-88 HARM
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1982
Total Production: 22,969
Total Cost: USD$5.7 billion
Family Members: AGM-88A HARM, AGM-88C HARM, AGM-88D HARM, AGM-88E AARGM and AGM-88F HCSM
Reviews
There are no reviews so far

Description: The AGM-88 HARM (High-speed Anti-Radiation Missile) is an air-to-surface supersonic, long range missile designed to seek out and destroy enemy radar systems. It was designed as an advanced follow on to Standard ARM and Shrike anti-radiation missiles. The HARM's guidance package, with full frequency coverage, is locked on enemy's radar systems emissions following them through radar site. Radar systems physical destruction is achieved through a single blast fragmentation warhead. The first combat use of AGM-88 missiles was in Libya in 1986. During the gulf war in 1991, more than 2,000 HARMs were fired against Iraq's radar systems becoming the weapon of choice in the suppression of enemy air defenses (SEAD). The HARM missile can be released from many aircraft. The F-16C is the only HARM-capable aircraft of the US Air Force.

The HARM missile can operate in three modes: pre-emptive, missile-as-a-sensor and self-protect. In the pre-emptive mode the missile is fired before locking on the potential threat. Targeting is provided through pre-flight planning or cued via aircraft's sensors. The missile-as-a-sensor mode allows aircraft to use externally attached HARM missiles as a sensor (using its seeker) to locate radar emissions. Self-protect mode means the missile is fired to destroy threatening radar emissions. The scope of capabilities of the HARM missile family expands from the basic AGM-88A introduced in 1982 to the latest AGM-88F planned for 2015-2016. More than 23,000 AGM-88 missiles have been produced or are under contract to date with more than 4,000 employed in combat.

The AGM-88B missile has an improved guidance section compared to the A model. In addition, the AGM-88B is a reprogrammable missile (software update can be done without changing hardware).

AGM-88B HARM Applications


Combat Aircraft F-15SA F/A-18A Hornet F/A-18B Hornet F/A-18C Hornet F/A-18D Hornet F/A-18E Super Hornet F/A-18F Super Hornet

AGM-88B HARM Specifications

Dimensions
Diameter: 250 millimeter (9.84 inch)
Length: 4.17 meter (164 inch)
Wingspan: 1.13 meter
Performance
Max Range: 105 kilometer (57 nautical mile)
Speed
Top Speed: 630 mps (2,269 kph)
Weight
Warhead: 68 kilogram (150 pound)
Weight: 360 kilogram (794 pound)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
Meters (m)   Kilometers (km)   Nautic Miles (nm)   Inch (in)   Yard (yd)   Foot (ft)   Millimeter (mm)
Pound (lb)   Kilogram (kg)   kN (KiloNewton)   Ton (t)
Meters per Second (mps)   Kilometers per Hour (kph)   Knot (kt)   Miles per Hour (mph)
Liter (l)   Galon (gl)
Year (yr)   Minutes (min)   Second (sec)
Shaft-Horse-Power (shp)

AGM-88B HARM News

There are 12 news between
7 Oct 2004 and 8 Sep 2017
1  2  
Friday, September 8, 2017FMS: Bahrain Requests Upgrade of F-16 Block 40 Aircraft to F-16V Configuration
Thursday, August 31, 2017US Navy Orders 230 Lot 6 AGM-88E AARGM Anti-Radition Missiles
Thursday, June 29, 2017FMS: Taiwan Wants 50 AGM-88B HARM Anti-Radiation Missiles
Friday, April 28, 2017FMS: Australia Requests Sale of 70 AGM-88B and 40 AGM-88E Anti-Radiation Missiles
Monday, June 22, 2015FMS: Australia Seeks 30 AGM-88B and AGM-88E High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles
Wednesday, January 16, 2013Raytheon Awarded Contract for HARM Upgrade
Wednesday, September 5, 2012Raytheon Testing New Upgrades for HARM Missiles
Wednesday, October 20, 2010FMS: Saudi Arabia Requests Sale of up to 96 New and 70 Upgraded F-15SA Aircraft
Thursday, August 6, 2009FMS: Brazil Seeks 36 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets
Friday, July 11, 2008FMS: Morocco Seeks AIM-120C, AIM-9M, AGM-88C, AGM-65D/G/H, JDAM and Laser-Guided Munitions

Operators & Related Equipment


OperatorsItems

Grand Total 6105
 
Copyright © 2003-2017 deagel.com website. All rights reserved.
This website has been optimized for HTML 5 and CSS 3.