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Flare/chaff on stealth aircraft

Unread postPosted: 08 Nov 2019, 13:08
by strikeeagle1298
I am a strike eagle maintainer, since I don't know much about stealth aircraft, where are the flares/chaff are stored on the aircraft? Couldn't find anything online.
Thanks.

Re: Flare/chaff on stealth aircraft

Unread postPosted: 08 Nov 2019, 13:53
by quicksilver
Mud Eagle maintainer eh? :roll:

Well, you didn’t look very hard. This took me about 1 minute...

The article is crap but has a good picture depicting a variety of systems in the jet, including countermeasures

https://www.checkpointasia.net/all-400- ... roduction/

Re: Flare/chaff on stealth aircraft

Unread postPosted: 08 Nov 2019, 16:26
by garrya
strikeeagle1298 wrote:I am a strike eagle maintainer, since I don't know much about stealth aircraft, where are the flares/chaff are stored on the aircraft? Couldn't find anything online.
Thanks.

F-35
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A = Fiber optic towed decoy (ALE-70) dispenser door
F (x2) = Flare/chaff doors
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Image

F-22 flares/chaff door
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if you are interested in countermeasure,imho, my article can have some useful information
https://basicsaboutaerodynamicsandavion ... asure-ecm/