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  • Air Force Tactical Exploitation of National Capabilities

    The Air Force Tactical Exploitation of National Capabilities (AF TENCAP) Directorate is a US Air Force Air Combat Command geographically separated unit, located at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado.MISSIONAir Force TENCAP exploits National space, cyber and intelligence capabilities to deliver rapid, cost-dominant and innovative warfighting

    AIR FORCE TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTERDETACHMENT 46 MISSION STATEMENT The Air Force Technical Applications Center’s Detachment 46 provides AFTAC and Air Force Space Command with the best possible state-of-health information for the Global Positioning System/Nuclear Detonation System constellation in support of the U.S. Atomic Energy Detection
  • Aerospace and Operational Physiology Flight

    MissionWe prepare personnel for the human factor challenges inherent to military operations with the goal of increasing overall readiness and mission effectiveness. Our mission is to:1. Aerospace & Operational Physiology Training -- Train aircrew, high-altitude parachutists and Air Force Academy/ROTC cadets on the human factor and physiological
  • Aerospace Medicine

    The Aerospace Medicine Clinic provides health care services to 2,700 flying, space/missile operations, and special operational duty personnel. The primary goals are to ensure medical readiness and optimize the health and wellness of our air and space war fighters. Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday: 7:30 a.m. - noon

Pave PAWS Radar

PAVE Phased Array Warning System (PAWS) Radars are maintained by the U.S. Space Force. These radars are capable of detecting Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile (SLBM) attacks and conducting general space surveillance and satellite tracking. PAVE is a military program identification code. Read full Pave PAWS factsheet Click here for more information.



The AN/FPS-85 Phased Array Space Surveillance Radar provides space situational awareness for U.S. Strategic Command's space control mission area. It is one of 29 sensors that comprise the global Space Surveillance Network (SSN), and is the only phased array radar dedicated to space surveillance. Read the full AN/FPS-85 fact sheet Click here for more information.



Ground-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance System, or GEODSS, plays a vital role in tracking deep space objects.
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