The YF-23 PAV's had a rudimentary weapons bay designed to perform the bare minimum for Dem/Val. The weapons bay of PAV-2 was quite different to PAV-1 because PAV-2 had other duties which excluded bay acoustic tests. Very little has been publicly released regarding the bay of PAV-1. Only glimpses have been available. Everything released so far is on this page in front of you. Tony Chong has won an award for his contribution to this page. The most obvious difference between the weapons bays of PAV-1 and PAV-2 was the colour. Read more.
Weapons bay of PAV-2 looking aft.
Last updated May 2015.
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