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Loadout info

NOTE:
** means information researched by Dave Roof SSgt USMC Ret. while serving in Sheik Isa AB, Bahrain
* 1 means the plane still had the perforated speed brakes from previous version (they were upgraded from A-6As)
SWIP - Some A-6Es went through "SWIP" (Systems/Weapons Improvement Program) and were capable of launching AGM-84E SLAM, AGM-62 Walleye and AGM-88 HARM rockets.

A-6E Intruder
VA-34 "Blue Blasters", USS Eisenhower, tail code "AG"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
155681500   
161677501 during Desert Storm with VA-85 
155664502 during Desert Storm with VA-85 
155710503 during Desert Storm with VA-85 
155599504   
158046505 during Desert Storm with VA-85 
155678506 during Desert Storm with VA-85 
158042507   
162179510   
159183511   
155583520 KA-6D
during Desert Storm with VA-75
 
151579521 KA-6D
during Desert Storm with VA-75
 
152927522 KA-6D
during Desert Storm with VA-75
 
155691523 KA-6D
during Desert Storm with VA-75
 
NOTE: Operation "Desert Shield" only.

A-6E Intruder
VA-35 "Black Panthers", USS Saratoga, tail code "AA"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
154135500  Photo 1 Photo 2
155661501 14 missionsPhoto 1 © D. Brown Photo 2 Photo 3
Photo 4 Photo 5 Photo 6
158539502 hit by SAM 17/1/91
landed on desert strip, repaired
Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
161232503  Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
Photo 6 Photo 7 Photo 8 Photo 9 Photo 10
Photo 11
157006504  Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
152953505 * 1Photo 1 Photo 2
161681507  Photo 1 Photo 2
161668510 shot down 17/1/91
callsign RAYGUN 510, crew POW
 
161088511 callsign RAYGUN 511Photo 1
161659512  Photo 1 Photo 2
155619520 KA-6D, hi-viz camoPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
152896521 KA-6D, hi-viz camoPhoto 1 © D. Brown Photo 2
152606522 KA-6D, hi-viz camo, * 1Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
151572523 KA-6D, hi-viz camo, * 1Photo 1
149484524 KA-6D, hi-viz camo, * 1Photo 1 Photo 2
??????541 replacement machine
from VA-32 for shot down 510
Photo 1

A-6E Intruder
VA-36 "Roadrunners", USS Theodore Roosevelt, tail code "AJ"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
158051530  © D. Brown Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
155632531Heartlessshot down 2/2/91, crew killedPhoto 1 pic from 1988, probably in the same
scheme as it wore in 1990-91
155716532  Photo 1
161667533 special sand-brown camouflagePhoto 1 © D. Brown Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
original grey camouflage Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
159176534  Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
155703535  © D. Brown Photo 1 Photo 2
155600536Heartlessnose art repainted on the way back to USAPhoto 1 Photo 2 © D. Brown  Photo 3
Photo 4 Photo 5
after returning to the USA Photo 6 Photo 7
??????537   
158538540  Photo 1
158045541   
159574542   

A-6E Intruder
VA-65 "Tigers", USS Theodore Roosevelt, tail code "AJ"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
161675500The Big Stick Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
Photo 6
155718501   
157001502   
155620503 damage by AAA early 02/91
special sand-brown camouflage
Photo 1
149957504   
161092506   
??????507   
161682510  Photo 1
161231511  Photo 1 Photo 2
159175512  Photo 1

A-6E Intruder
VA-75 "Sunday Punchers", USS John F. Kennedy, tail code "AC"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
162190500 35 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
162191501 25 missions, SWIP 
162192502 25 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 07/1991
Photo 5
162193503 35 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
162194504 34 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
162195505 26 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
Photo 6
162196506 29 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 © D. Brown
162198507 39 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
162199501 left
500 right
 30 missions, SWIPPhoto 1 © D. Brown Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
Photo 5 Photo 6
161665511   
157003512  Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
155653513  Photo 1
161679514   
155583520 KA-6D, hi-viz camoPhoto 1 Photo 2
151579521 KA-6D 
152927522   
155691523   

A-6E Intruder
VA-85 "Black Falcons", USS America, tail code "AB"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
155678500  © J. Smith Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
Photo 5 Photo 6 Photo 7
161106501  Photo 1 Photo 2
155664502  Photo 1 © D. Brown Photo 2
155710503  Photo 1 Photo 2
158046504 34 missionsPhoto 1
159316505  Photo 1 Photo 2
149955506 * 1Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
155659507   
152945510   
154148511   
161677512  Photo 1 Photo 2
155602513 crashed during landing on carrier, crew OK 
??????514  Photo 1
155604520   
151810521 KA-6D, hi-viz camoPhoto 1
151826522 KA-6D, hi-viz camoPhoto 1
155598523 KA-6D, hi-viz camo© D. Brown Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3

A-6E Intruder
VA-115 "Eagles", USS Midway, tail code "NF"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
161674500   
161661501  Photo 1
156996502 replaced by BuNo. 155711Photo 1
158791503   
161690504   
157025505  Photo 1 Photo 2
161100506   
152893515 KA-6D, replaced by BuNo. 151827 
155638516 KA-6D, hi-viz camoPhoto 1

A-6E Intruder
VA-145 "Swordsmen", USS Ranger, tail code "NE"

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??????500   
162197501 SWIPPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
162200502SWIPdestroyed Shuyukh bridge 27/2/91Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4
154162503  Photo 1 Photo 2
154131504   
154146505  Photo 1
??????506   
??????507   
162182510SWIP Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
Photo 6
157019510  Photo 1
152925511 * 1Photo 1
152930512  Photo 1 Photo 2
155648512  Photo 1
161683513  Photo 1 Photo 2

A-6E Intruder
VA-155 "Silver Foxes", USS Ranger, tail code "NE"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
152916400Cujo* 1Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5
154124400 strange that it has same Side No. as
BuNo. 152916, * 1
Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
152610400 strange that it has same Side No. as
BuNo. 152916, * 1
Photo 1 Photo 2
161230401  Photo 1 © Eddie M. Photo 2 Photo 3
152942402   
155595403War Eagle Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
152928404 shot down 18/1/91, crew killed
replaced by BuNo. 156995
 
156995404  Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
155606405 strange that it has same Side No. as
BuNo. 161170
Photo 1 Photo 2
161170405Sheila Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
155591406  Photo 1 Photo 2
149946407Iraqi
Widowmaker
  
152916410  Photo 1
154156411 replaced by BuNo. 157013 
161107412The Beast Photo 1 Photo 2 © Eddie M.
154128414 * 1Photo 1

A-6E/KA-6D Intruder
VA-185 "Nighthawks", USS Midway, tail code "NF"

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155685400   
155706401   
161234402   
159575403  Photo 1
157005404   
161110405   
161233406   
152619411 KA-6D 
154154412 KA-6D 

A-6E Intruder
VA-196 "Main Battery", USS Independence, tail code "NK"

BuNo.ModexNose artCommentPhotos
     
152905500  Photo 1
155673501   
152902502 * 1with Modex "510"> Photo 1
155610503   
151686505  Photo 1
??????510  Photo 1 Photo 2
NOTE: Operation "Desert Shield" only.

A-6E Intruder
VMA(AW)-224 "Bengals", MCAS Cherry Point, NC - Sheikh Isa AB, Bahrain, tail code "WK"

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155673500 ** 
152641501 **, * 1Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
© D. Brown Photo 4 Photo 5 Photo 6 Photo 7
Photo 8 Photo 9 Photo 10
155684502 **Photo 1
161089503 ** 
161090504 **Photo 1 Photo 2
157016505 ** 
157017506 **Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
154167507 **, * 1Photo 1
161671510 ** 
152614511 **, * 1Photo 1

A-6E Intruder
VMA(AW)-533 "Hawks", MCAS Cherry Point, NC - Sheikh Isa AB, Bahrain, tail code "ED"

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161663401 **Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
161666402 **Photo 1 Photo 2
161689403 **Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
160431404Bird Jog**Photo 1 Photo 2
158041405 ** 
160993406 **Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
152596407 **, * 1Photo 1
155702409 **; 42 missionsPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
154158410 **, * 1Photo 1 Photo 2
161111411 **; 51 missionsPhoto 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5

ECM pod AN/ALQ-167 mounted on A-6E Intruder

ECM pod AN/ALQ-167 mounted on A-6E Intruder