attached, carries and launches the Penguin missile on
The AGM-122A Sidearm missile (fig, 3-15) is a
short-range, air-to-ground, antiradiation missile that is
designed to detect, home on, and destroy or disable
The Sidearm missile borrows its technology and
design from the Sidewinder missile, Currently the
Sidearm missile can only be carried on the AH-1
helicopter, but it is being considered for use on other
REVIEW NUMBER 4
List the homing capabilities incorporated into
the Phoenix missile.
How many Phoenix missiles can be launched
from a single aircraft?
List the sections of the Phoenix missile.
Q4. List the types of targets the Maverick missile is
Q5. How does the laser guidance system work in the
Q6. Name the three basic modes of HARM missile
Walleye Guided Weapon
The Walleye guided weapon does not contain a
propulsion system as do guided missiles. It is included
in this chapter because it contains a guidance system, a
control system, externally mounted control surfaces,
and is listed in the Air Launched Guided Missiles and
Components section of Navy Ammunition Logistic
Code TW010-AA-ORD-010, NAVAIR 11-1-116A.
The Walleye guided weapon system (fig. 3-16) is
designed to deliver a self-guided, high-explosive
weapon from an attack aircraft to a surface target. The
Walleye weapon is issued to the fleet as an AUR. The
only assembly required at the organizational
maintenance level is the installation of the wings and
Figure 3-15.AGM-122A Sidearm missile.