Tag: Benefield Anechoic Facility

Edwards BAF provides B-1B's AN/ALQ-161A countermeasure system with a simulated threat radio frequency environment for first time
More than 64 test points from 129 test runs were collected against the B-1B Lancer AN/ALQ-161A electronic countermeasure system Recently, innovators working in the Benefield Anechoic Facility teamed with Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Electronic Warfare and Avionics Division of the Agile Combat Support Directorate to execute the Closed Loop Operational Test Vertical Testability Demonstration using the Laboratory Intelligence...
B-2 Spirit stealth bomber enters the benefield anechoic facility for the first time
The B-2 entered the BAF to undergo environmental control systems checks Released earlier this month and taken in November 2016 at Edwards Air Force Base (AFB) the interesting photos in this post show a B-2 Spirit stealth bomber being backed into the (Benefield Anechoic Facility) BAF to undergo environmental control systems checks. Noteworthy the B-2 stealth bomber entered the BAF for...
The tests are to confirm that the KC-46 systems do not suffer performance degradation that would prevent mission completion when subjected to the external radio frequency environment On May 5, 2017, a KC-46 Pegasus has entered the Benefield Anechoic Facility (BAF) at Edwards Air Force Base (AFB) for the first time. These tests are undertaken in order to demonstrate that the new...
The Benefield Anechoic Facility at Edwards AFB is the largest anechoic chamber in the world and can fit any airplane inside As told by Kenji Thuloweit, 412th Test Wing Public Affairs in the article B-52 undergoes HERO testing at Edwards AFB, a B-52 Stratofortress from the 96th Bomb Squadron (BS) at Barksdale Air Force Base (AFB), Louisiana, is undergoing Hazards...