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1

Speeds from Mach 0.8 to Mach 1.2 are referred to by what term

Transonic

2

Speeds above Mach 5.0 are referred to by what term

Hypersonic

3

A service missile is usually referred to as what type of missile

A tactical missile

4

A training missile is classified as what type of missile

A nonservice missile

5

A guided missile is designed to be air-launched as an intercept aerial missile . It is the 9th design and the 13th modification of the design. What designator is assigned to the missile

AIM-9M

6

What are the classifications of missile homing systems

Active, Semiactive , and passive

7

Which of the following statements describes an AIM-7M guided missile

All answers are correct
A. It is a supersonic missile
B. It is an air-to-air missile
C. It is launched from an interceptor aircraft

8

In an AIM-7M guided missile , the warhead is in what location

Between the target seeker and flight control section

9

The missile battery is located in what section of a Harpoon guided missile

The sustainer section

10

An AIM-9M sidewinder guided missile had how many major components

Five

11

The control fins should be attached to what section of a Sidewinder guided missile

The guidance and control section

12

What modification of an MK 36 rocket motor is equipped with a safe-arm ignition assembly

Mod 8

13

To reposition the safe-arm ignition assembly of an MK 36 Mod 8 rocket motor , what took should you use

A hex-head t-handle

14

An AGM-88C guided missile is designed to operate in what total number of modes

Three

15

The designation of AGM-65E identifies what missile

Maverick

16

What are the major assemblies of the LAU-7 guided missile launcher

Housing, nitrogen receiver , power supply , and electrical converter

17

Which of the following guided missile launchers is a complete launching system used with AIM-9M(series) missile

LAU-7

18

In the LAU-7 guided missile launcher , the missile's IR detector is cooled by what means

A nitrogen receiver

19

What are the two distinct interface configurations used for the AIM-9X

Digital and Analog

20

What launchers are capable of launching the AIM-9X

LAU-7 and LAU-127

21

What missiles is anti armor terminal homing weapon that uses a variety of warhead configurations , including shaped charge , blast fragmentation , and thermostatic

AGM-114

22

All versions of Hellfire missiles in the Navy and Marine Corps inventory are carried on what type of guided missile launcher

M-272/M-299

23

What reusable missile launcher completes the F/A-18 , AV-8 , and P-3 aircraft suspension and launching system for the Maverick AGM-65 air-to-ground missile

LAU-117

24

Long range missiles are usually capable of traveling what minimum number of miles

100 miles

25

guided missiles are classified according to their range , speed , launch environment

vehicle type

26

the speed capability of guided missiles is expressed in what way

Mach numbers

27

what is the ratio of the speed of an object to the speed of sound in the medium through which the object is moving

Mach number

28

under standard atmospheric conditions , sonic speed is about how many miles per hour

766

29

a guided missile traveling at speeds up to Mach 0.8 is classified as what

subsonic

30

a guided missile traveling at speeds up to Mach 0.8 to Mach 1.2 is classified as what

transonic

31

a guided missile traveling at speeds above Mach 5.0 is classified as what

hypersonic

32

guided missiles are divided into how many types

two

33

what type of missiles are fully operational and fully explosive loaded rounds , designed for service use in combat

service

34

the external surfaces of all navy guided missiles , except radome and antenna surfaced , are painted white or what other color

gray

35

what three significant color codes are used on guided missiles and their components

yellow , brown and blue

36

what section is the brain of the missile which directs its maneuvers and causes the maneuvers to be executed by the control section

guidance

37

in what type of homing system does the missile gets it target illumination from an external source , such as a transmitter carried in the launching aircraft

semi active

38

what is the element or part of the missile that does what a particular missile is launched to do

payload

39

there are two general types of fixed used in guided missiles----proximity fuzes and what other type of fuzes

contact

40

what are electronic detecting devices similar to the detecting systems in VT fuzes that detect the presence of a target and determine the moment of firing

TDDs

41

there are three types of atmospheric jet propulsion systems----- the turbojet , pulse jet , and what else

ramjet engines

42

the majority of air launched guided missiles used by the navy use what type of rocket motor

solid propellant

43

the AIM-7M/P missile is what type of missile

semi active

44

what missile has a low level cruise trajectory with over the horizon range that makes it less susceptible to radar detection

harpoon

45

what type of guided missiles are supersonic , air-to-air weapons with weapons with passive infrared target detection , proportional navigation guidance , and torque-balance control systems

sidewinder

46

what provides AIM-9X flight control and connects to the aft end of the rocket motor

FAU

47

what missile is designed as a highly accurate , reliable , low maintenance air to ground hardened target weapon compatible wth a variety of airborne platforms in the U.S Navy and U.S Marine Corps inventories

Maverick

48

what is a supersonic , air to ground , rail launched guided missile that has the capability of discriminating a single target from a number enmities in the environment

HARM

49

what type of missile is an anti armor terminal homing weapon that uses a variety of warhead configurations , including shaped charge , blast fragmentation , and themobaric , to defeat individual hard point targets with minimal exposure to enemy fire by delivery platform

hellfire

50

the hellfire missiles may be launched in day or night operation in three launch modes and in how many different firing modes

four

51

what is a family of low cost , air to ground weapons which employ a GPS aided inertial guidance system and kinematic ally efficient airframe that satisfies the stand off requirements for attacking interdiction targets from outside enemy point defenses during day , night and adverse weather conditions

JSOW

52

what type of missile is a small , light , precision guided , small yield weapon used for light fortified structures and soft targets which is designed as a highly accurate and reliable air to ground weapon with low maintenance requirements

griffin

53

the griffin missile has how many cockpit selectable fixing option for controlled lethality and minimizing collateral damage

three

54

what guided missile launcher is a reusable launcher that provides a complete launching system for use with the AIM-9 sidewinder and AGM-22 SideArm missile

LAU-7

55

what series guided missile launcher is designed to carry and launch the AIM-9 Sidewinder and AIM-120 AMRAAM missile

LAU-127

56

the TOW missile launcher (TMI) supports how many BGM-71 (TOW) missiles and provide electrical interface with the TOW Missile System (TMS)

two

57

what series missile launcher adapter is used to adapt the LAU-7 missile launcher , providing sidewinder missile capabilities

ADU-299

58

what concept has improved the reliability , availability , and logistics support of current guided missiles used by fleet activities

AUR

59

the service life or serviceable in Service Time (SIST) of an AUR missile begins at a NAWEPSTA or where else

NAWMU

60

under the AUR concept , missiles are received aboard ship in containers completely assembled except for what parts

wings and fins

61

when testing for leaks in a gas container , what should you use

soapy water

62

long range guided missiles are usually capable of traveling a distance of at least how many miles

100