F-22 Inc 3.2B Mod completes firing trials of AIM-9X, AIM-120D

Edwards Air Force Base posted a press release on May 4 saying that the F-22 Increment 3.2B Modernization have completed firing trials with the AIM-9X and AIM-120D air-to-air missiles.

F-22 - Golden Formation
By U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Ben Bloker [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

F-22s assigned to the 411th Flight Test Squadron at Edwards launched inert AIM-9 and AIM-120 missiles against multiple BQM-167A drones, the press release said.

“The shots at UTRR were the graduation live fire event of a two-year long 3.2B upgrade,” said Lt. Col. Randel Gordon, 411th FLTS commander.

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