May 24, 2017
New missile pushes F-22 ahead of fight
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va —
In today’s war against ISIS, being accurate and effective are both key components in keeping Americans and their allies safe.
To accommodate this the F-22 recently switched from AIM-9M to AIM-9X munitions, for a good reason, as the AIM-9M is an older missile, dating back to the Vietnam War, and has many countermeasures today.