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1

SLT

Sonobuoy Launch Tubes

2

PLS

Pneumatic Launch System, contains three subsystems providing high pressure dry air to the wing and fuselage weapon pylons, weapon bay racks, and the sonobuoy launcher system.

3

Kill Stores consists of?

Torpedoes, mines, bombs, rockets, and guided missiles.

4

Pylon

used to suspend launchers or bomb racks from the aircraft wings, fuselage or bomb bay.

5

Bomb Racks

carry bombs, torpedos, mines, missles

6

Missile Launchers

used to mount missiles on aircraft wings

7

AGM

Air to Ground Missiles, used againist surface/ground targets.

8

ATM

Air Launched Training Missile, non exploding warheads.

9

CATM

Captive Air Training Missile, used for pilot training, they are not launched and carry an inert rocket motor and warhead.

10

DATM

Dummy Air Training Missile, ground training missiles used in missile assembly, disassembly, uploading, downloading and handling procedures.

11

Cluster Bombs

Dispensers which contain a number of bomblets for use againist armored vehicles, personnel or small craft.

12

Practice Bombs

full scale, non exploding bombs.

13

Live Bombs (LDGP)

Low Drag General Purpose bombs, designed to produce max blast effect.

14

Mines

used in offensive or defensive mining operations.

15

Torpedoes

primary weapon used in antisub warfare.