F-22 Initial Operational Test and Evaluation Draft Final-Environmental Assessment

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
United States Air Force (USAF)
Document Title
F-22 Initial Operational Test and Evaluation Draft Final-Environmental Assessment
Document Type
JD - Joint Document
Document Description
The F-22 IOT&E program will test and evaluate the F-22 aircraft in as realistic an operational environment as possible to estimate the prospective system's military utility, operational effectiveness, and operational suitability. Four F-22 aircraft will be based at Edwards AFB, pilot training flights will be conducted within the R-2508 Complex airspace in California and the Nellis Range Complex (NRC) airspace in Nevada and Utah, flight tests representative of combat scenarios will be conducted in the NRC airspace. Operations would occur within existing airspace and airspace parameters. No construction or modification of facilities would occur.

Contact Information

Jonathan Farthing/Charles Brown
Agency Name
United States Air Force
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
City: Edwards AFB

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Project Issues
Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Transportation, Vegetation, Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Airport/Energy Projects, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT)

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