26 November 2002
CURRICULUM OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 8.15:
Tactical Air Launched Decoy (TALD)
Lecture with handouts
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction, the student
will identify the different types of airborne weapons
and describe their physical characteristics.
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
List the two TALD configurations.
List the five different components of the TALD chaff
State the operational aspects of the TALD as it relates
to the various tactical mission profiles.
Identify the battery powered portable GO/NO-GO tester/
programmer used for pre-operational testing of the TALD.
Cite the publication that outlines the inspection
criteria for ensuring the TALD is safe to handle.
Explain the arming/dearming procedures required to
safely launch and recover TALD.