The Monday Military Quiz 190

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Question 1 of 10

In 2024, a new remotely-piloted aircraft system (RPAS) — locally designated the Protector RG1 — will enter operational service with the RAF. Which General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc (GA-ASI)-developed model of RPAS is this platform based on?

MQ-25 Avenger
MQ-9A Reaper
MQ-9B SkyGuardian
MQ-1 Predator

Question 2 of 10

Which US-made combat aircraft is powered by a pair of Pratt & Whitney F119-PW-100 afterburning turbofan engines and features two-dimensional thrust vectoring nozzles?

Rockwell B-1B Lancer
Lockheed Martin F-22A Raptor
Boeing F-15EX Eagle II
Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet

Question 3 of 10

What is the other name associated with the GBU-22, GBU-24, GBU-27 and GBU-28 series of laser-guided bombs?

Paveway IV
Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM)
Small Diameter Bomb (SDB)
Paveway III

Question 4 of 10

Boeing’s CH-47 Chinook is one of the most successful heavy-lift transport helicopters to be produced for military use. With this in mind, what is the payload capacity of the latest and most advanced variant of the type, the CH-47F?

20,000lb (9,071kg)
30,000lb (13,607kg)
26,000lb (11,793kg)
24,000lb (10,886kg)

Question 5 of 10

Having completed its maiden flight in June 1981, the Lockheed F-117A Nighthawk was secretly inducted into operational USAF service in October 1983. The twin-engine stealth attack aircraft remained shrouded in secrecy until it was formally revealed to the public several years later. In what year was the F-117 unveiled to the public?

1988
1990
1985
1991

Question 6 of 10

Which European-made, delta-winged fourth-generation multi-role fighter completed its maiden flight on 9 December 1988?

Eurofighter Typhoon
Dassault Mirage 2000
Saab JAS 39 Gripen
Dassault Rafale

Question 7 of 10

What USAF fighter wing is based at Aviano Air Base in Italy?

31st FW
48th FW
20th FW
52nd FW

Question 8 of 10

What is the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II known as in Israeli Air Force service?

F-35I Soufa
F-35I Adir
F-35I Barak
F-35I Ra’am

Question 9 of 10

Which of the air arms listed is the sole remaining operator of the SOKO J-22/NJ-22 Orao ground-attack aircraft?

Slovak Air Force
Bosnia and Herzegovina Air Force and Air Defence Brigade
Romanian Air Force
Serbian Air Force and Air Defence

Question 10 of 10

What air base in Greece is used to host the annual Exercise Iniochos?  

Araxos
Andravida
Elefsis
Larisa

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