- AIRCRAFT/MARINES. // Sea Power;Jan2002, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p195
Presents several United States Marines aircraft. AV-8B Harrier II; F/A 18 Hornet; EA-6B Prowler; KC-130 Hercules; UC-35; MV-22 Osprey; AH-1 Super Cobra.
- USMC enhancing Hornets, Harriers. Rivers, B. // Journal of Electronic Defense;Dec99, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p33
Reports on the upgrading of the F/A-18A Hornet and AV-8B Harrier United States Marine Corps (USMC) aircraft. Description of the ECP-583 engineering-change program; Enhancement of the aircraft's capabilities; Improvement of targeting capabilities; Addition of Litening pods to Harrier aircraft;...
- MARINE CORPS AIRCRAFT. // Sea Power;Jan2005, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p105
The article presents information on several U.S. Marine Corps aircrafts. The aircraft AV-8B Harrier II's primary tasks are to conduct close air support, armed reconnaissance and interdiction operations, armed escort of assault support operations and airdefense operations. The...
- USMC reconsiders F/A-18G jammer. Fulghum, David A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/8/1999, Vol. 151 Issue 19, p82
Reports on the United States Marines possible adoption of the F/A-18G Growler radar and communications jamming aircraft as a temporary replacement for its EA-6B Prowlers. Retirement of the Prowlers in 2015; Preference for a jamming aircraft based on the Joint Strike Fighter; Replacement options...
- Magnus Says Marines Are Overstretched, Underfunded. Klamper, Amy // Sea Power;Jul2004, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p7
Reports on Marine Lt. Gen. Robert Magnus' argument that the ongoing operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Haiti, Djibouti and other far-flung areas are stressing the U.S Marine Corps. Marines' efforts to find helicopter squadrons to meet their requirements; Plan of the Marines to use AV-8B Harrier...
- FIXED-WING AIRCRAFT. // Sea Power;Jan2015, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p119
The article evaluates several fixed-wing aircrafts including the AV-8B Harrier II manufactured by Boeing, BAE Systems and Rolls-Royce, the Lockheed Martin's F-35 Lightning II, and the EA-6B Prowler from Northrop Grumman Corp.
- Guzzling Gas, Prowler-Style. Troyer, Clark // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Feb2001, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p2
Relates a military mission involving an EA-6 electronic warfare aircraft of the United States Navy. Location of a Hornet jet fighter plane undetected on radar due to electrical failure; Detection of fuel shortage; Importance of crew coordination in a multi-place cockpit.
- F/A-18 weighed as EA-6B follow-on. Nordwall, Bruce D. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/15/1999, Vol. 151 Issue 20, p81
Reports on the likelihood that an F/A-18 variant will be recommended by a Pentagon study group as the most effective replacement for the EA-6B. Benefits offered by an F/A-18 version; Limited size of the jammer force; Description of the F/A-18G C2W systems configuration.
- News break. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/27/1995, Vol. 142 Issue 9, p19
Reports that Litton Corp. has been selected to equip all of the US Navy's F/A-18 and EA-6B aircraft with an Embedded GPS/Inertial system.