The British Military Open Encyclopedia - ARRSE-Pedia. Back to British Army Rumour Service Home

Skyhawk

From ARRSEpedia
Jump to: navigation, search

a4_15.jpg

A-4 Skyhawk, Used by the Royal Australian Navy on HMAS Melbourne and the RNZAF.

Single seat, single engined, nuclear-delivery capable, carrier borne attack aircraft. Was used by the Argentine Navy (A-4Q) and the Argentine Air Force (A-4B, A-4C) in the South Atlantic War.

Currently used by the Brazilian Navy (A-4KU, locally dubbed AF-1) and the Argentine Air Force (refurbished and upgraded A-4M's, dubbed A-4AR).

Formerly used by the US Navy, US Marines, Royal Australian Navy, Royal New Zealand Air Force and Malaysian Air Force.

cov96.jpg