- Growler Mysteries. Fulghum, David A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;10/15/2007, Vol. 167 Issue 15, p63
The article reports that right now, the U.S. Navy cannot predict what kind of weapon it will have when the first EA-18G Growler squadron becomes operational in the fall of 2009. But the service does know that the electronic attack aircraft initially will have the radar and communications jamming...
- On the prowl(er). Polmar, Norman // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Oct99, Vol. 125 Issue 10, p85
Evaluates the EA-6B Prowler electronic attack aircraft of the Navy and Marine Corps in the United States. Role of the Prowler in military services; Comparison between the Prowler and the EF-111A Raven aircraft; Provision of detection and jamming equipment; Capability of launching AGM88 HARM...
- Prowler Test Pilot Comes Full Circle. Hetherington, John // Naval Aviation News;Summer2015, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p37
The article offers information on three-day sunset celebration hosted by Electronic Attack Wing, U.S. Pacific Fleet (CVWP) commemorating the retirement of the Navy EA-6B Prowler on June 25-27, 2015 at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island's (NASWI) Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Washington.
- Prowler shortage receiving congressional attention. Gershanoff, H.; Carroll, S. // Journal of Electronic Defense;Jun99, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p25
Focuses on the United States armed forces' shortage of EA-6B Prowler support-jamming aircraft. Involvement of the aircraft in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's air strikes over Kosovo, Serbia; Efforts of the services to find EA-6B alternatives; Short-term solutions being considered to...
- EA-6Bs to fill Air Force role. // Naval Aviation News;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p9
Reports on the cancellation of the Air Force EF-111 aircraft and partial filling of the electronic jamming mission by EA-6B Prowlers.
- Arm the EA-6B with standoff weapons. Samara; Anderson, Ian // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jan1999, Vol. 125 Issue 1, p91
Focuses on the advantages of installing standoff weapons systems to the EA-6B tactical electronic warfare aircraft of the United States Navy. Goal of increasing the combat power of the carrier air wing; Goal of suppressing enemy air defenses; Status as sole tactical electronic combat platform...
- Prowler Numbers Reduced to Repair Structures. Burgess, Richard R. // Sea Power;Dec2003, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p35
Reports on the temporary reduction of the number of EA-6B Prowler electronic attack aircraft available for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. Reasons for the temporary removal of the flyable aircraft EA-6Bs; Warship unit commissioned for the U.S. Pacific Fleet; Designation of a prepositioning ship...
- Prowler Upgrades Moving Along. Rivers, Brendan // Journal of Electronic Defense;Dec2001, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p29
Reports the initial flight of Improved Capability III (ICAP III) EA-6B Prowler aircraft. Modifications of ICAP III by Northrop Grumman's Integrated Systems sector; Features of ICAP III; Evaluation of the flight safety and structural integrity of ICAP III; Improvements in AN/ALQ-99 jammer.
- Prowler predicament. // Naval Aviation News;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p2
Presents the columnist's response to procedures used in flying a Prowler aircraft with an EA-6B equipment. Criticisms against using a dynamic zoom; Pilot's failure to maintain forward control stick pressure during an initial recovery attempt; Mistakes in ejection.