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A-6 Intruder

Specifications
Length: 54 feet 8 inches
Wing Span: 53 feet
Height: 15 feet 6 inches
Weight: Take-off max gross: 60,400 pounds;
take-off max gross (carrier): 58,600 pounds;
empty weight: 28,000 pounds
Speed: 563 knots
Ceiling: 40,600 feet
Propulsion: Two Pratt & Whitney J52-P8B engines (9,300 pounds thrust each)
Crew: Two
Armament: 10 2.75" Rocket Pod
10 5" Zuni Rocket Pod
28 Mk-20 Rockeye
Mk-77 Napalm
28 Mk-81 (250 lbs)
28 Mk-82 Snakeye
13 Mk-83 (1,000 lbs)
  5 Mk-84 (2,000 lbs)
20 Mk-117 (750 lbs)
28 CBU-78
GBU-10E Laser Guided Bomb
GBU-12D Laser Guided Bomb
GBU-16B Laser Guided Bomb
AGM-123A Skipper II
AGM-45 Shrike
AGM-62 Walleyes
AIM-9 Sidewinders

System Weapon Improvement Program, SWIP
AGM-88 HARMs
AGM-84E SLAMs
AGM-65 Maverick Anti-Ship Missile
AIM-120A AMRAAM
Contractor: Grumman Aerospace Corporation
Unit cost $FY98
[Total Program]
$43 million.
Current InventoryNone. Withdrawn from service in early 1997
Deployment
A-6 Squadrons
Navy 		Aircraft Models Assigned
VA-34* 		A-6A, -B, -C, -E, KA-6D
VA-35** 		A-6A, -B, -C, -E, KA-6D
VA-36** 		A-6E
VA-42** 		A-6A, -B, -C, -E, KA-6D
VA-52** 		A-6A, -B, -E, KA-6D
VA-55** 		A-6E, KA-6D
VA-65** 		A-6A, -B, -E, KA-6D
VA-75** 		A-6A, -B, -E, KA-6D
VA-85** 		A-6A, -E, KA-6D
VA-95** 		A-6A, -B, -E, KA-6D
VA-115* 		A-6A, -B, -E, KA-6D
VA-128** 		A-6A, -E
VA-145** 		A-6A, -B, -C, -E, KA-6D
VA-155** 		A-6E, KA-6D
VA-165** 		A-6A, -B, -C, -E, KA-6D
VA-176** 		A-6A, -C, -E, KA-6D
VA-185** 		A-6E, KA-6D
VA-196** 		A-6A, -B, -E, KA-6D
VA-205** 		A-6E, KA-6D
VA-304** 		A-6E, KA-6D
VAH-123** 	A-6A
VAQ-33** 		EA-6A
VAQ-129 		A-6A (now only EA-6B)
VAQ-209 		EA-6A (now only EA-6B)
VAQ-309** 	EA-6A
VX-5** 		A-6A, -B, -E, KA-6
* Redesignated strike fighter (VFA) squadron
** Disestablished
Marine Corps		Aircraft Models Assigned
VMA(AW)-121*		A-6A, -E, KA-6D
VMA(AW)-224*		A-6A, -E, KA-6D
VMA(AW)-225***		A-6A
VMA(AW)-242*		A-6A, -E
VMA(AW)-332*		A-6A, -E
VMA(AW)-533*		A-6A, -E, KA-6D
VMAT(AW)-202**		A-6A, -E
VMAQ-2			A-6E, EA-6A (now only EA-6B)
VMCJ-1**			EA-6A
VMCJ-2****		EA-6A
VMCJ-3**			EA-6A
* Redesignated strike fighter (VMFA[AW]) squadron
** Deactivated
*** Deactivated, reactivated as VMFA(AW)
**** Redesignated VMAQ-2



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