Flashcards in Vol 3 Deck (69):
What system is actually the brain of Precision-Guided Munitions?
Which type of guidance system is also known as television guided?
Which type of guidance system is nothing more than very high frequency radio waves?
In which guidance system does the weapon send out the tracking energy?
Which type of PGM hones in on energy reflected off the target by another source?
The purpose of the fixed control surface used on guided munitions is to
Stabilize the weapon in flight
To move their control surfaces, PGMs use either hydraulic, pneumatic, or
An aspect of the control system that can make minor or large corrections relative to the flight path of the target is said to have
The air-to-air missile proximity fuse detonation occurs when
The missile senses the target moving farther away
Before an air-to-ground guided munition will detonate, the fuze requires
An electrical impulse
What minimum components make up a propulsion system?
Rocket motor and igniter
Which type of rocket motor propellant is used in our air-to-air missiles?
Live missiles MUST always have a ground wire attached to them to prevent static electricity from
Igniting the rocket motor
The MAU-169 series computer control group (CCG) consists of a detector, _______________________
Computer, and control section
Which guided bomb unit (GBU) laser guided bomb (LGB) uses a 2k lb bomb body?
What airfoil group (AFG) component mounts the computer control group (CCG) to the warhead?
Forward adapter assembly
What purpose does the WGU-12/WGU-39 series guidance control unit (GCU) seeker platform assembly serve?
Looks for the reflected laser light signal
What subassembly of the WGU-12/WGU-39 series GCU processes incoming error signals and turns them into steering commands?
Guidance electronic unit
The purpose of the BSU-84 airfoil group (AFG) is to
Provide aerodynamic lift and stability during flight
The purpose of the aft faring assembly used in the GBU-24A/B is to
Provide and aerodynamic interface between the bomb and wing assembly
Which hazard is present when operation the digital test set TTU-595?
Invisible laser radiation
The wing actuator tool is used to perform which maintenance task?
Open and close the wings
He typical Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) tail assembly consists of
Tail actuator system
Wire harness assembly
Guidance control unit
Global Positioning System antenna
Three moveable control fins
One fixed fin
What is NOT a benefit of off-axis delivery of the JDAM
Increased weapons range
Which JDAM guidance set components provide lift and maneuverability?
Which Guided bomb unit (GBU) uses a 2k lb warhead?
Which GBU decreases the likelihood of collateral damage within populated areas?
Which JDAM employed by the USAF uses the BLU-126 Low-Collateral Damage Bomb for its warhead?
Which GBU adds an optional precision guided laser guidance set in addition to its GPS-INS guidance system?
The GBU-39 A/B small diameter bomb (SDB) has a unique multi-phased explosive that has earned it what name?
The Focused Lethality Munition (FLM)
The guidance unit for the GBU-39 is made up of two sections that are located where on the bomb body?
To the rear of the warhead and forward of the fins
How does he GBU-53 differ from the GBU-39 SDB?
The GBU-53 can be used against moving targets
What class warhead does the GBU-53 SDB use?
A multi-effects warhead
Name two target tracking options of the GBU-53’s multi-mode seeker
Imaging infrared, semi-active laser targeting (and millimeter-wave radar)
The BRU-61 carriage system is a warranted item and shall be limited to what type of inspection?
Which container is designed to hold one GBU-39 series SDB?
What does the CNU-660/E contain that allows for in-container testing of the BRU-61 carriage system?
A built-in-test (BIT) cable
Up to how many SDBs (GBU-39 or GBU-53) can the weapon initiated Built-In-Test simultaneously perform with use of the common munitions built-in-test/reprogramming equipment (CMBRE)?
The common munitions built in test/reprogramming equipment (CMBRE) is composed of three boxes that contain the
Test adapter unit, controller unit, and accessory kit
Which CMBRE component initiated the BIT and gets systems and munitions status, reprogram munitions operational flight programs (OFP), and loads mission planning and GPS crypto keys?
Test adapter unit
What component of the CMBRE is considered the ruggedized computer?
Digital computer system assembly (DCSA)
The ADU-891, adapter group computer test set, is used in conjunction with what test set?
What additional capability of the scene magnification upgrade provide to the air-to-ground missile (AGM)-65B?
Greater acquisition range
What component is installed on the training guided missile (TGM)-65 in place of the rocket motor and hydraulic actuation system?
Film recorder or ballast
What component is housed in the forward section of the air-to-ground missile (AGM)-65?
Which air-to-ground missile (AGM)-65 series does NOT use the 125lb cone-shaped warhead?
The purpose of the AN/DSM-129 missile test set is to
Project an optical image into the guidance section of the missile to simulate the operational readiness test if the missile
You can use the AN/DSM-157 year set in place of the
DSM-99 and DSM-100
What type of target is the AGM-88 designed to target?
The guidance section of an AGM-88 uses a passive
Broadband RF tracker
What number of miles is the effective range of the AGM-88?
Which USAF delivery platforms are used to launch the AGM-114 Hellfire?
Predator and Realer remotely piloted aircraft (RAF)
Which AGM-114 variant uses a thermobaric warhead?
Which AGM-114 component is NOT part of the guidance section?
How many personnel are required to handle an AGM-114 outside the container?
What is the AGM-158 fueled with?
40 gallons of JP-10
What warhead class is used on the AGM-158?
WDU-42/B 1000 lb
The Air Intercept Missile (AIM)-9L/M is comprised of the guidance control section (GCS), target detector (TD), warhead, ___________________________
Safe and arm (S&A), and a rocket motor (RM).
What is the maximum capacity for a TMU-72/B argon coolant tank?
5100 +/- 100 psig
Depending on the model, the effective range in miles of the Air intercept missile (AIM)-9M is between
2 and 11
Which coolant recharge unit is portable and capable of filling one bottle at a time?
What type of missile guidance system does the air intercept missile (AIM)-9X use?
What does the air intercept missile (AIM)-9X use to digitally communicate with aircraft like the F-22?
A mid-body umbilical connector
What component provides the air intercept missile (AIM)-9X flight control?
Fin actuator unit (FAU)
Within the guidance section of the AIM-120, what allows the functions of acquisition and tracking, navigation, data link processing, and section secondary power?
Hardware and software
What mechanism is the primary kill of the AIM-120 warhead?
What component prevents the AIM-120 rocket motor from becoming propulsive?
Thermally initiated venting system
What three signals of the AIM-120 Control section electronics are received from the guidance section?
Pitch, yaw, roll