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Air Force Materiel Command - Strategic Plans, Programs and Analysis Directorate, Studies and Analysis (AFMC A8/9, A9A)

Service or Branch: Air Force

Location: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH

AFMC A8/9, A9A Website

STEM Fields: Industrial and Systems Engineering, Operations Research

The Studies and Analyses Division mission is to provide independent analytic advice to the 4-star Commander of the Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) on all aspects of the AFMC mission, including delivery, modification, and sustainment of weapon systems. We also provide analytic expertise in support of initiatives for the Headquarters AFMC senior staff. We illuminate and fireproof AFMC positions and decisions with strategic, enterprise, fact-based decision support. Additionally, we maintain reach back to the entire AFMC analytic community. AFMC manages and executes 41% of the Air Force's total budget. It is comprised of 74,000 military and civilian warriors whose mission is to deliver war-winning expeditionary capabilities to the warfighter.