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FACILITIES



United States of America
United States of America

Test Facilities at Tyndall Air Force Base:


Name: Test Range 2 AFRL/Force Protection Branch, Tyndall AFB
Short description: An R&D explosive test range
Category:

Type:

Mechanical Equipment Detector Protection Equipment EOD Others

Blast Gauges

Others


Point of contact

Name: Mr. Bert Garcia
Function: U.S. ITEP POC
Phone / Fax: 703-693-5223/703-693-3039
Email:

General information

Indoor / outdoor: Outdoor
Test area (m2): 20,719,900 m2 (Test Area Alpha - 21,600 m2; Test Area Bravo – 14,000 m2)
Explosive allowed: 1000 pounds net explosive weight
Services:

Electric 110v

     
Working office:

Size (m2)

Heating / Cooling

Phone / Fax

Internet access

 (for visiting users)

5

Yes

Yes

Yes


Description

The explosive test group consists of an outdoor range with a range control building, storage building and two explosive test beds, alpha and bravo, which are outside exposed to the vagaries of the weather. The facility is designed for R&D of explosive detonation causes and effects. No active de-mining operations are accomplished at the test range.
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