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Adam Wells
Senior Master Sergeant, USAF (Ret.)

Manager, Warfighter Support Solutions

Armament Expertise:
F-16, F-15 C/D/E, F-22, HH-60

Test Fidelity vs Test Results: The Truth Behind the Results

September 24, 2020

Have you ever wondered what is going on, or went on, when the test set you are using only provides you with a green or red light result? Read More...

Adam Wells
Senior Master Sergeant, USAF (Ret.)

Manager, Warfighter Support Solutions

Armament Expertise:
F-16, F-15 C/D/E, F-22, HH-60

Active vs Passive Testing, Closing the Armament Test Gap

September 1, 2020

Observe or interact, what would be the preferred method if the required result is full understanding of a scenario? This is the question users must look at when selecting a test method. Read More...

Adam Wells
Senior Master Sergeant, USAF (Ret.)

Manager, Warfighter Support Solutions

Armament Expertise:
F-16, F-15 C/D/E, F-22, HH-60

Emulation Testing, Be the Munitions

July 24, 2020

When you hear simulation, emulation, or real-device-testing does it mean anything, or are they just fancy engineering terms? Well, the fact is these terms have meaning which can greatly affect your test result outcomes within a digital environment, and create a large test gap. Read More...

Adam Wells
Senior Master Sergeant, USAF (Ret.)

Manager, Warfighter Support Solutions

Armament Expertise:
F-16, F-15 C/D/E, F-22, HH-60

Power of a Test Report, Seeing is Believing

June 22, 2020

I wonder what my test set actually does. All I know is that I get a red light or green light resulting in a longer or shorter day. And why does a test pass when I run it once and sometimes fails during the second or third attempt? Read More...

Adam Wells
Senior Master Sergeant, USAF (Ret.)

Manager, Warfighter Support Solutions

Armament Expertise:
F-16, F-15 C/D/E, F-22, HH-60

The Challenges of Fighter Armament Testing

May 14, 2020

Testing today’s fighter aircraft weapons digital communication systems is challenging, but when attempted by non-proficient and ill-equipped maintainers the task becomes nearly impossible. Two major challenges will be examined which are being faced by many units operating fighter aircraft with Smart (digital) munitions. Read More...