Military Test and Training

Arcata Military Test & Training Support

As a defense contractor, Arcata provides mission-critical military test and training support for our nation’s warfighters. For over four decades, we have assisted the DoD, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Navy to ensure that our warfighters are fully prepared to defend our nation against all enemies.

Arcata’s military test and training support ranges from engineering,  operating,  and maintaining communications, radar, telemetry, video, RF, and display and debriefing systems, to planning, scheduling, executing, and analyzing large force exercises and tests.

Arcata Military Projects

Combat Hammer and Combat Archer

The Combat Hammer exercise takes place twice annually at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. The exercise here tests Air-to-Ground weapons in a realistic combat environment. For crews, this means getting good hands-on experience and has the added benefit of testing new...

Red Flag at Nellis Air Force Base

For over 40 years, Arcata has supported Red Flag exercises at the Nevada Test & Training Range (NTTR).  Red Flag is considered the most challenging and realistic aircrew combat training exercise in the world. The chief focus of the two-week long exercise is...