Air Launched Weapons Come of Age
By peter dancey
Published: August 18, 2010.
This book complements 'sidewinder AAMs it examines the more up to date air-launched weapons developed and under development for fixed and rotary-winged types since Gulf War I the NATO-led operations in the Balkans and the more recent Gulf War II. A brief history of barralled weapons (guns and cannon) naturally asks the question, does this weapon have a future in modern air warfare - alias Raptor.