Threat Weapons & Effects (TWE) Training 2024

May 7, 2024 - May 9, 2024

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Event Date:  7-9 May 2024

Host:  Joint Combat Assessment Team (JCAT)

Sponsor:  Joint Aircraft Survivability Program Office

The Joint Combat Assessment Team will host the 2024 Threat Weapons & Effects (TWE) Training at Eglin Air Force Base (AFB), FL, on 7-9 May 2024. This annual training event is a collaborative effort between the Joint Combat Assessment Team, DEVCOM Analysis Center, Naval Air Systems Command, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Missile and Space Intelligence Center, National Ground Intelligence Center, and other agencies. The training draws information from threat exploitation, live fire testing, and combat experience to provide a complete picture of threat lethality. Hands-on experience is provided with threat munitions/missiles, test articles, and damaged aircraft hardware. Experienced professionals provide current, relevant information on threat system upgrades, proliferation, and lethality.

Who Should Attend

  • Aviation operations personnel
  • Intelligence professionals
  • Weaponeering staff
  • Individuals dealing with battle damage repair
  • U.S. government and industry executives
  • Survivability engineers
  • Research, development, test, and evaluation professionals
  • Individuals with an interest in threat weapons, intelligence, and aviation survivability

Program Features

  • Current combat assessment reports from the area of responsibility (AOR)
  • Presentations on current threat lethality and proliferation
  • Discussions on current survivability design effectiveness
  • Live fire demonstration of a wide variety of munitions
  • Post-shot evaluation of damaged hardware


Registration for this event is now closed. If you have any questions, please contact Darnell Marbury at 703-604-0387 or email:

You MUST be logged into DSIAC to register for the TWE Training. If you do not have an account, you will need to create one before registration.

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Registration is open to U.S. citizens only.


Seating is limited for TWE, i.e., the Eglin Enlisted Hall. We can guarantee two seats per unit, with additional seats filled on a first-come-first-served basis. If your plans change after registration, please notify the DSIAC or JCAT ASAP so your reserved seat can be made available to another interested party.

Monday, 6 May 2024:  Check-In and Security In-Processing:

Pre-registration will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. CDT on Monday, 6 May 2024, at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach, FL. Registrants will receive a badge and final program at this time. Late check-in and security in-processing will be available one hour before conference start time at the Eglin Enlisted Hall. 

Landing Fee:

$25.00 for all attending. **Attendees must pay in person.**

Daily morning and afternoon beverages and associated food items will be made available by the TWE support team. The one-time payment for this service will be collected during check-in; however, no receipt will be provided. Based on the newly implemented Joint Travel Regulation, this payment must be paid out of the traveler's per diem and cannot be reimbursed as an additional expense.


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