Ron's Log

Ron's Log

Posted on 08/16/2009


Photo taken on July  2, 2009


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Grumman F-14 Tomcat (3171)

Grumman F-14 Tomcat (3171)
The F-14 has visual and all-weather attack jet capability to deliver Phoenix and Sparrow missiles as well as the M-61 gun and Sidewinder missiles for close in air-to-air combat. The F-14 also has the Lantern targeting system that allows delivery of various laser-guided bombs for precision strikes in air-to-ground combat missions. The F-14 equipped with Tactical Air Reconnaissance Pod system (TARP) is the Navy's only manned tactical reconnaissance platform.

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