Aerial Targets

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An expansive array of targets are available for both threat and target presentation to systems under test. Unique targets can be supported, by request.  Both manned and unmanned targets are available. Unmanned targets are suitable for both sensor and live weapon system tests. Manned targets and operational UAVs are suitable for sensor and other nondestructive tests.

Unmanned target drones

  • Full-scale: QF-4

  • Subscale: MQM-107, BQM-34, BQM-74, BQM-167 and AQM-37


  • MQM-171A Broadsword

  • Operational UAVs for sensor tracking


  • Threat missiles

  • Patriot, Research Rockets, Hera, Juno and Lance

Manned aircraft for sensor tracking

  • 46thTest Group at Holloman AFB: AT-38 and C-12

  • WSMR Army Air: UH-1, UH-72, C-12

  • Contractor provided aircraft

Aerial Cable targets

Towed Targets