Accession Number:

ADA617060

Title:

Lot 4 AH-64E Apache Attack Helicopter Follow-on Operational Test and Evaluation Report

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC OPERATIONAL TEST AND EVALUATION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

This document reports on the evaluation of test adequacy, operational effectiveness, operational suitability, and survivability of the Lot 4 AH-64E Apache Attack Helicopter. The evaluation is based on data from the Follow-on Test and Evaluation I FOTE I that was conducted by the Army Test and Evaluation Command from August 4-15, 2014, at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, in accordance with a Director, Operational Test and Evaluation DOTE-approved test plan. Following two years of developmental testing of new aircraft components, joint interoperability, cooperative cybersecurity, and live fire testing, FOTE I included training, force-on-force missions in an operational Link 16 network, and adversarial cybersecurity testing.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE