Det. 1, 82nd Aerial Targets Squadron
Det. 1, 82 ATRS is a detachment of the 53rd Weapons Evaluation Group, Tyndall AFB, Fla. It provides QF-4 full-scale aerial target support on the White Sands Missile Range for Department of Defense research, development and test projects; supervises and monitors the operations and maintenance of up to 30 QF-4 drone aircraft; and provides quality assurance evaluation and government flight representation for over 60 unmanned and 420 manned missions per year. Project support includes the AMRAAM, Patriot, Chaparral and Stinger missiles systems as well as others.