An array of avionics and electronics systems gives the F - 15E the capability to fight at low altitude, day or night, and in inclement weather and perform its primary function as an air-to-ground attack aircraft.
A detection and seeking system for use in air-to-air, air-to-ground and ground-to-air missiles.
The first requirement is for instruction in air-to-ground liaison in directing the US Air Force and the RAF to their targets.
The army's procurement of the anti-tank version of the Hellfire air-to-ground missile was also a bad decision.
The multi-role fighter can be armed with air-to-surface, air-to-ground and anti-ship missiles, as well as rocket pods, bombs and cluster bombs.
Seven of the barrage's gates were damaged by air-to-ground missiles.
In place of the out-dated, hand-operated wireless was the direct air-to-ground voice system enabling captains or first officers to rely on a more time-saving and safer form of communication.
The same rocket/warhead combination was also used by the RAF as an air-to-ground attack weapon, particularly against tanks and transport during the Normandy campaign in 1944.
The system is employed in a variety of modes, including autonomous, air-to-ground , direct or indirect, single-shot and rapid or ripple fire.
Germany was an early pioneer of air-to-air and air-to-ground rockets and missiles.