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Air Force Sustainment Center (Tinker/AFSC)

Service or Branch: Air Force

Location: Tinker Air Force Base, OK

Tinker/AFSC Website

STEM Fields: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Biosciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences, Computer and Computational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Information Sciences, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Operations Research, Physics

MISSION:

The AFLCMC mission: "Acquire and Support War-Winning Capabilities"

The AFLCMC motto: "AFLCMC...Providing the Warfighter's Edge"

Adherence to AFLCMC guiding principles enables AFLCMC personnel to meet their goal to "Deliver to Commitments"

• Speed with Discipline • Trust & Confidence • Unity of Purpose

AFLCMC provides holistic management of weapon systems across their life cycle and simplifies/consolidates staff functions and processes to curtail redundancy and enhance efficiency. AFLCMC's operating structure provides an integrated framework for decision making and process optimization across the weapon system life cycle.

MISSION:

The mission of the Air Force Sustainment Center is to Sustain Weapon System Readiness to generate Airpower for America. The center provides war-winning expeditionary capabilities to the warfighter through world-class depot maintenance, supply chain management and installation support. The AFSC provides critical sustainment for the Air Force's most sophisticated weapons systems, including: A-10 Thunderbolt II, AC-130, B-1 Lancer, B-52 Stratofortress, C-5 Galaxy, C-17 Globemaster III, C-130 Hercules, E-3 Sentry, E-6 Mercury, E-8 Joint STARS, EC-130, F-15 Eagle, F-16 Falcon, F-22 Raptor, HC-130, HH-60 Pave Hawk, ICBM, KC-135 Stratotanker, MC-130, MH-53 Pave Low, RQ-4 Global Hawk, U-2 Dragon Lady, and UH-1 Iroquois aircraft as well as a wide range of aircraft engines and component parts.

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http://wpafb.af.mil/library/factsheets

http://www.afsc.af.mil/library.factsheet/