Test & Evaluation and Range Support

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Test and Evaluation & Range Support Division

Range and T&E Engineering Support

Spectrum Reallocation

  • Strategic Planning Support
  • Implications of RF Spectrum Auctions Impacts on Range Capabilities
  • Transition Planning Development
  • Mitigation Implementation Support
  • Program Execution Oversight Support

General Range Engineering

  • Investment Planning Support
  • Specific Range Investment Planning Support
  • Investment Plan execution Support
  • Range Instrumentation Support
  • Support to TSPI, TM, Optics, GPS Instrumentation and EW Threat Simulator Systems
  • Program Planning Support
  • Execution and Test Support
  • Specialized Support

Cyber T&E Support

  • Cyber Table Top (CTT) Development and Execution
  • Developed and Facilitate CTT for Test Programs and Ranges
  • Cyber T&E Support
  • Engineering Support

RF Network Solutions
Secure High Bandwidth RF Network Architecture Provides Solutions to Your Connectivity Requirements

Address Multiple Requirements, such as:

  • Surveillance Systems Data Transport
  • Range Calibration Systems Operations
  • Provides robust, secure connectivity for Range Instrumentation (TSPI, TM, etc)
  • Augments existing Range Communications infrastructure
  • Supports expansion of instrumentation into un-connected areas (e.g. Last Mile)
  • High bandwidth (100Mbps)
  • Supports increased instrumentation mobility
  • Supports Remote Power Systems Control and Monitoring
  • Low risk COTS based solutions
  • Can be added to existing or new infrastructure

Test Instrumentation Development and Integration
Range Modernization: Improving Capabilities and Integrating Systems

Electro-Optics Lab: In-house capability involving state-of-the-art ultraviolet (UV) sensor and source technologies

RF/UV/IR, Radiometers, Sensors, Sources, Test Equipment:

  • UV Imaging Radiometers
  • UV Imagers
  • UV Parabolic Simulator
  • UV LED Plume Simulator
  • Subject Matter Experts

Remote Operations
Operating all TSPI, TM, and GPS Systems from a Central Location

  • A high level of integration of un-like sensors
  • Identical Data Interfaces
  • Ethernet based Range Data Distribution System (RDDS)
  • Sensors are being designed to publish or subscribe to data from any of the other sensors over RDDS
  • Increased Flexibility of Operations
  • Decreased time and resources required to travel to and operate remotely located instrumentation

TSPI Tracking Radars: Design Development Upgrades
COTS Components Highly Leveraged
Flexible and Affordable
Non-Proprietary Software for long term sustainability
Mobile Versions Available
Diskless architecture for secure operations

Remotely Operated Tracking Radars (ROTRs)

  • COTS-based, C-or X-Band TSPI

Small CW Doppler

  • Affordable, Mobile, Remote Control TSPI