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Delilah cruise missile

Country of Origin: Israel


The Delilah was originally developed as an airborne expendable decoy. Its principal missions were deception and intelligence-gathering. It has since been developed into an air-launched standoff missile.

The decoy has a cylindrical fuselage, fixed short-span tapered wings and cruciform tailfins. It can be carried on MAU-12 underwing pylons and launched from any number of aircraft including A-4 Skyhawks, F-4 Phantoms, F-16 Fighting Falcons and F/A-18 Hornets.

The decoy was developed...

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