This effort will procure 270 station control units, 13 aerial refueling stores (ARS) air probes, 13 ARS fuel probes, 26 ARS suspension lugs, 168 chaff dispenser
cover, 26 ALE-50 dispenser, 26 ALE-50 protector, 26 ALE-50 chassis, 26 ALE-67 mounting bases, 26 mounting retainers, and 12 centerline feed-thru plates.
Mechanics, maintenance on the M130 chaff dispenser
shouldn't turn into a job for the AVIM shop.
Electronic countermeasures (ECM) include the M141 chaff dispenser
, the BAE Systems (Nashua, NH) AN/ALQ-144 active infrared (IR) jammer, and the Northrop Grumman AN/ALQ-136 radio-frequency jammer.
A chaff dispenser
releases materials (chaff) designed to deceive a radar-guided missile fired at an aircraft.
As per the award, the funding included is for 270 station control units, 13 aerial refueling stores (ARS) air probes, 13 ARS fuel probes, 26 ARS suspension lugs, 168 chaff dispenser
covers, 26 ALE-50 dispensers, 26 ALE-50 protectors, 26 ALE-50 chassis, 26 ALE-67 mounting bases, 26 mounting retainers and 12 centerline feed-thru plates.
The BOZ 3 is a chaff dispenser
used for EW training, mounted on SAF Lansens and Learjets.
Recently, the museum acquired the APR-38 radar homing and warning receiver system used on the F-4G Wild Weasel aircraft and an ALE-38 bulk chaff dispenser
The Air Force is also evaluating the Swedish chaff dispenser
for the F-15, with flight-testing planned for October.
CelsiusTech Electronics' BOL chaff dispenser
is used on US Navy F-14s, and the company has studied a version which could be installed in the wingtip-mounted LAU-127 launchers on the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet.
Second, chaff dispenser
installations are now capable of multipoint, simultaneous dispensing, thereby spreading the chaff more widely and quickly across the RRC.
The AN/ALE-43(V) chaff dispenser
, developed by Lundy Technical Center (now Alliant Defense Electronics) is an example of the use of smart chaff.
Elsewhere in the Scandinavian-Baltic region, Sweden's CelsiusTech continues to have success with its BOL 300 missile launch rail-mounted chaff dispenser