Lockheed А-12

Lockheed A-12

РоляВисок разузнавателен самолет
Първата муха26 April 1962

В Lockheed А-12 was a reconnaissance aircraft built for the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) by Lockheed’s Skunk Works, based on the designs of Clarence “Kelly” Johnson. The aircraft was designated A-12, the 12th in a series of internal design efforts for “Archangel”, the aircraft’s internal code name. It competed in the CIA’s “Oxcart” program against the Convair Kingfish proposal in 1959, and won for a variety of reasons.

Източник: Lockheed а-12 в Уикипедия

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Sikorsky CH-54A Tarhe

Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe

РоляТоварен хеликоптер тежки
Първата муха9 May 1962

В Сикорски CH-54 Месо is a twin-engine heavy-lift helicopter designed by Sikorsky Aircraft for the United States Army. It is named after Tarhe (whose nickname was “The Crane”), an 18th-century chief of the Wyandot Indian tribe. The civil version is the S-64 Skycrane.

Източник: Сикорски CH-54 on The Wikipedia

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Grumman EA-6V prowler

Northrop Grumman EA-6B Prowler

РоляElectronic warfare – Attack aircraft
Първата муха25 May 1968

В Нортроп Grumman EA-6V prowler is a twin-engine, four-seat, mid-wing electronic warfare aircraft derived from the A-6 Intruder airframe. The EA-6A was the initial electronic warfare version of the A-6 used by the United States Marine Corps and United States Navy. Development on the more advanced EA-6B began in 1966. An EA-6B aircrew consists of one pilot and three Electronic Countermeasures Officers, though it is not uncommon for only two ECMOs to be used on missions. It is capable of carrying and firing anti-radiation missiles (ARM), such as the AGM-88 HARM missile.

Източник: Нортроп Grumman EA-6V prowler в Уикипедия

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Lockheed C-141b в Starlifter

Lockheed C-141 Starlifter

РоляСтратегически транспортен
Първата муха17 December 1963

В Lockheed C-141 Starlifter was a military strategic airlifter that served with the Military Air Transport Service (MATS), its successor organization the Military Airlift Command (MAC), and finally the Air Mobility Command (AMC) of the United States Air Force (USAF). The aircraft also served with airlift and air mobility wings of the Air Force Reserve (AFRES), later renamed Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC), the Air National Guard (ANG) and, later, one air mobility wing of the Air Education and Training Command (AETC) dedicated to C-141, C-5, C-17 and KC-135 training.

Източник: Lockheed C-141 Starlifter в Уикипедия

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Bell AH-1F Cobra

Bell AH-1 Cobra

Първата муха7 September 1965

В Бел АН-1 "Кобра" is a two-blade, single-engine attack helicopter manufactured by Bell Helicopter. It was developed using the engine, transmission and rotor system of the Bell UH-1 Iroquois. A member of the prolific Huey family, the AH-1 is also referred to as the HueyCobra or Snake. The AH-1 was the backbone of the United States Army’s attack helicopter fleet, but has been replaced by the AH-64 Apache in Army service. Upgraded versions continue to fly with the militaries of several other nations. The AH-1 twin engine versions remain in service with United States Marine Corps (USMC) as the service’s primary attack helicopter. Surplus AH-1 helicopters have been converted for fighting forest fires.

Източник: Бел АН-1 "Кобра" в Уикипедия

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Grumman с-1 търговец

Grumman C-1 Trader

РоляОт превозвача на борда на доставка
Първата муха9 January 1955

В Grumman С-1 Търговец is a carrier onboard delivery (COD) variant of the Grumman S-2 Tracker. It was replaced by a similar version of the Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye, the Grumman C-2 Greyhound.

Източник: Grumman c-1 trader Уикипедия

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Western Electric MIM-3 Nike Ajax

MIM-3 Nike Ajax

РоляПовърхност-въздух ракети
В услуга1954–1970

САЩ армия’и "Найки" Аякс was the world’s first operational surface-to-air missile (SAM), entering service in 1954. Nike Ajax was designed to attack conventional bomber aircraft flying at high subsonic speeds and altitudes above 50,000 feet (15 km). Nike was initially deployed in the US to provide defence against Soviet bomber attacks, and was later deployed overseas to protect US bases, as well as being sold to various allied forces. Some examples remained in use until the 1970s.

Източник: В mim-3 "Найки" АЯКС в Уикипедия

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Boeing E-3B Sentry

Boeing E-3 Sentry

РоляАуакс и управление
Първи полет9 February 1972

В "Боинг" И-3 Sentry, commonly known as АУАКС, is an American airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft developed by Boeing. Derived from the Boeing 707, it provides all-weather surveillance, command, control, and communications, and is used by the United States Air Force, NATO, Royal Air Force, French Air Force, and Royal Saudi Air Force. The E-3 is distinguished by the distinctive rotating radar dome above the fuselage. Production ended in 1992 after 68 aircraft had been built.

Източник: "Боинг" И-3 Sentry on Wikipedia

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ДържаваGermany – Netherlands
РоляЛеки бронирани разузнавателни превозно средство
В услуга2003–present

В Намира, named after the fennec (a species of small desert fox), or LGS Fennek, with LGS being short for Leichter Gepanzerter Spähwagen in German (Light Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicle), is a four-wheeled armed reconnaissance vehicle produced by the German company Krauss-Maffei Wegmann and Dutch Defence Vehicle Systems. The Turkish company FNSS Defence Systems acquired the right for licence production in 2004. It was developed for both the German Army and Royal Netherlands Army to replace their current vehicles.

Източник: Намира on Wikipedia

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Mil Mi-14BT Haze

Mil Mi-14

РоляПротиволодочный хеликоптер
Първи полетSeptember 1969

В Мили Аз-14 (Russian: Миль Ми-14, NATO reporting name: Haze) is a Soviet shore-based nuclear-capable amphibious anti-submarine helicopter derived from the earlier Mi-8.

Източник: Мили, аз съм на 14 от Уикипедия

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