List of active missiles of the United States military

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The following is a list of active missiles of the United States military.

Air-to-air missiles[edit]

Missile Guidance Speed Image
AIM-7 Sparrow Semi-active radar homing Mach 4 USAF F-15C fires AIM-7 Sparrow.jpg
AIM-9 Sidewinder Infrared homing Unverified AIM-9L DF-ST-82-10199.jpg
AIM-120 AMRAAM Active radar homing Mach 4 AIM-120 AMRAAM.jpg

Air-to-surface missiles[edit]

Missile Guidance Speed Image
AGM-65 Maverick Infrared homing (AGM-65F)
Semi-active laser homing (AGM-65E)
Mach 0.93 AGM-65 Maverick MG 1382.jpg
AGM-88 HARM Anti-radiation homing Mach 1.9 AGM-88 HARM on FA-18C.jpg
AGM-158 JASSM Global Positioning System Subsonic
AGM-84 Harpoon Active radar homing Mach .72 Harpoon asm bowfin museum.jpg
AGM-114 Hellfire Semi-active laser homing Mach 1.3 Lockheed Martin Hellfire II.jpg

Surface-to-surface[edit]

Missile Guidance Speed Image
FGM-148 Javelin Infrared homing Mach .32 Army-fgm148.jpg
BGM-71 TOW Wire-guided Mach .83 TOW fired from Jeep.jpg
BGM-109 Tomahawk Global Positioning System Mach .73 Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile -crop.jpg
RGM-84 Harpoon Active radar homing Mach .72 Harpoon asm bowfin museum.jpg

Surface-to-air[edit]

Missile Guidance Speed Image
RIM-7 Sea Sparrow Semi-active radar homing Mach 4 RIM-7 Sea Sparrow - ID 070813-N-4166B-041.jpg
RIM-66 Standard Command mid-course and
Terminal Semi-active radar homing
Mach 3.5 Standard Missile.jpg
FIM-92 Stinger Infrared homing Mach 2.2 StingerMissile.jpg
MIM-104 Patriot Command mid-course and
Terminal Semi-active radar homing
Mach 5 Patriot missile launch b.jpg
RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile Infrared homing Mach 2.5 RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile.jpg
RIM-156A Standard Command mid-course and
Terminal Semi-active radar homing
Unverified SM-2 Block IV 080605-N-0000X-006.jpg
RIM-161 Standard Missile 3 GPS Unverified USS Lake Erie (CG-70) SM-3 start.jpg
RIM-162 Evolved Sea Sparrow Command mid-course and
Terminal Semi-active radar homing
Mach 4 Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile.gif
RIM-174 Standard ERAM Command mid-course and
Terminal Active radar homing
Unverified

Anti-submarine warfare[edit]

Missile Guidance Speed Image
RUM-139 VL-ASROC Inertial navigation system Subsonic VLAlaunch.jpg

ICBM[edit]

Missile Guidance Speed Image
LGM-30 Minuteman Inertial navigation system
GPS
Minuteman3launch.jpg

Submarine-launched[edit]

Missile Guidance Speed
UGM-133 Trident II GPS Mach 15+ Trident II missile image.jpg

See also[edit]